Asrock Z97X Killer

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 151%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 125%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (26th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 74 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 82.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics186% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive81.9% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionAlthough Windows 10 is not the most recent version of Windows, it remains a great option.
Sub-optimal background CPU (13%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsrock Z97X Killer  (all builds)
Memory24.5 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180306
Uptime3.7 Days
Run DateMar 10 '24 at 19:38
Run Duration352 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 13%

 PC Performing below expectations (26th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor BenchNormalHeavyServer
Intel Core i7-4790K-$348
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
82.1% Excellent
Memory 93.4
1-Core 113
2-Core 221
82% 143 Pts
4-Core 382
8-Core 588
60% 485 Pts
64-Core 588
36% 588 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 82.1%
Great: 87%
Graphics Card Bench3D DX93D DX103D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3080-Ti-$660
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 4750 MHz, Ram: 12GB, Driver: 551.76
Performing below potential (12th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
186% Outstanding
Lighting 262
Reflection 329
Parallax 259
214% 284 fps
MRender 326
Gravity 242
Splatting 176
195% 248 fps
Poor: 162%
This bench: 186%
Great: 225%
Drives BenchSequentialRandom 4kDeep queue 4k
Team TM8PS7001T 1TB
202GB free
Firmware: W0222A0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 397 390 399 404 409 409 MB/s
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
84.2% Excellent
Read 481
Write 429
Mixed 398
SusWrite 401
96% 427 MB/s
4K Read 30.4
4K Write 53
4K Mixed 24.3
105% 35.9 MB/s
DQ Read 171
DQ Write 226
DQ Mixed 46.2
77% 148 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 84.2%
Great: 104%
WD Black SN770 NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB
457GB free
Firmware: 731120WD Max speed: PCIe 16,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1626 1609 1691 1746 1801 1809 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
249% Outstanding
Read 1,985
Write 1,846
Mixed 1,743
SusWrite 1,714
410% 1,822 MB/s
4K Read 45.6
4K Write 65.7
4K Mixed 50.3
168% 53.9 MB/s
DQ Read 316
DQ Write 256
DQ Mixed 286
214% 286 MB/s
Poor: 249%
This bench: 249%
Great: 623%
Fanxiang S301 512GB
287GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SN14130
SusWrite @10s intervals: 434 414 413 394 412 255 MB/s
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
81.9% Excellent
Read 427
Write 448
Mixed 366
SusWrite 387
92% 407 MB/s
4K Read 26.5
4K Write 44.1
4K Mixed 30.7
103% 33.8 MB/s
DQ Read 217
DQ Write 195
DQ Mixed 245
173% 219 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 81.9%
Great: 103%
Fanxiang S501 1TB
203GB free
Firmware: T1103F0L
SusWrite @10s intervals: 592 310 205 243 205 276 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
111% Outstanding
Read 1,222
Write 1,334
Mixed 906
SusWrite 305
211% 942 MB/s
4K Read 32.5
4K Write 64.3
4K Mixed 20.3
109% 39 MB/s
DQ Read 288
DQ Write 245
DQ Mixed 274
203% 269 MB/s
Poor: 109%
This bench: 111%
Great: 280%
CT1000P3SSD8 1TB
284GB free
Firmware: P9CR30D
SusWrite @10s intervals: 635 645 655 652 653 649 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
118% Outstanding
Read 596
Write 623
Mixed 603
SusWrite 648
140% 618 MB/s
4K Read 35.1
4K Write 57.4
4K Mixed 43.5
139% 45.3 MB/s
DQ Read 284
DQ Write 223
DQ Mixed 266
196% 258 MB/s
Poor: 102%
This bench: 118%
Great: 394%
Fanxiang S501 1TB
282GB free
Firmware: V0808A0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 312 312 312 313 312 311 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
76.3% Very good
Read 360
Write 312
Mixed 324
SusWrite 312
74% 327 MB/s
4K Read 29.6
4K Write 53.9
4K Mixed 23.6
104% 35.7 MB/s
DQ Read 283
DQ Write 246
DQ Mixed 262
197% 264 MB/s
Poor: 109%
This bench: 76.3%
Great: 280%
WD Black SN770 NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB
375GB free
Firmware: 731120WD Max speed: PCIe 16,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 340 340 340 341 340 339 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (0th percentile)
92.2% Outstanding
Read 358
Write 344
Mixed 328
SusWrite 340
77% 342 MB/s
4K Read 40.5
4K Write 55.1
4K Mixed 41.8
144% 45.8 MB/s
DQ Read 310
DQ Write 250
DQ Mixed 286
212% 282 MB/s
Poor: 249%
This bench: 92.2%
Great: 623%
Memory Kit BenchMulti coreSingle coreLatency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 2400 C11 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing as expected (60th percentile)
76.7% Very good
MC Read 29.1
MC Write 30.5
MC Mixed 22.2
78% 27.3 GB/s
SC Read 19.2
SC Write 22.5
SC Mixed 23.1
62% 21.6 GB/s
Latency 60.7
66% 60.7 ns
Poor: 44%
This bench: 76.7%
Great: 109%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds

 SkillBench Score 0: 0P 0R 0G 0B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
0% 0% 0 67 55 144 27" 1280 720 VTK2701 GNV27DB2
Typical Z97X Killer Builds (Compare 692 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings
Gaming
Gaming 43%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 37%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Asrock Z97X Killer - $195

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $878
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