Asus Z87-K

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 27%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 55%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (55th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 45 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 82.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics20% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive82.8% 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.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
MotherboardAsus Z87-K  (all builds)
Memory12.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1200 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20141105
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 12 '18 at 00:10
Run Duration132 Seconds
Run User NLD-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing as expected (55th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i7-4770K-$474
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
82.4% Excellent
SC Int 121
SC Float 122
SC Mixed 123
98% 122 Pts
QC Int 364
QC Float 401
QC Mixed 390
87% 385 Pts
MC Int 596
MC Float 649
MC Mixed 626
93% 624 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 82.4%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 650 Ti-$152
Asus(1043 842A) 1GB
CLim: 928 MHz, MLim: 1350 MHz, Ram: 1GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
20% Poor
Lighting 53.2
Reflection 42.1
Parallax 69.1
18% 54.8 fps
MRender 45.8
Gravity 64.5
Splatting 35.1
21% 48.5 fps
Poor: 18%
This bench: 20%
Great: 22%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Evo 250GB-$199
40GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXT0DB6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
82.8% Excellent
Read 504
Write 346
Mixed 348
88% 399 MB/s
4K Read 43.1
4K Write 75
4K Mixed 21.8
133% 46.6 MB/s
DQ Read 45.1
DQ Write 81.6
DQ Mixed 21.6
28% 49.4 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 82.8%
Great: 117%
HGST Deskstar NAS 4TB-$150
2TB free
Firmware: MJAOA5E0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
79.6% Very good
Read 146
Write 131
Mixed 147
107% 142 MB/s
4K Read 1.03
4K Write 2.22
4K Mixed 0.25
112% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 79.6%
Great: 90%
HGST Deskstar NAS 4TB-$150
3TB free
Firmware: MJAOA5E0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
61.3% Good
Read 112
Write 101
Mixed 115
83% 110 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.64
4K Mixed 0.17
71% 0.77 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 61.3%
Great: 90%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLT8G3D1608ET3LX0. 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
61% Good
MC Read 21.5
MC Write 22.2
MC Mixed 18.7
59% 20.8 GB/s
SC Read 16.7
SC Write 22.1
SC Mixed 19.2
55% 19.3 GB/s
Latency 61.4
65% 61.4 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 61%
Great: 67%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z87-K Builds (Compare 3,324 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 67%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Asus Z87-K - $134

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 98% - Outstanding Total price: $662
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