Asus Z97-PRO GAMER

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 100%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 68%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (79th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 21 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 84.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics58% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive191% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus Z97-PRO GAMER  (all builds)
Memory14.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160226
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 25 '18 at 21:41
Run Duration112 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (79th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-4670K-$210
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
84.9% Excellent
Memory 95.8
1-Core 110
2-Core 218
83% 141 Pts
4-Core 429
8-Core 426
59% 428 Pts
64-Core 425
28% 425 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 84.9%
Great: 91%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$267
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 388.71
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
58% Above average
Lighting 210
Reflection 180
Parallax 175
55% 189 fps
MRender 150
Gravity 214
Splatting 169
58% 178 fps
Poor: 51%
This bench: 58%
Great: 61%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 250GB-$199
164GB free
Firmware: DXT0AB0Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
77.9% Very good
Read 496
Write 242
Mixed 243
72% 327 MB/s
4K Read 28.4
4K Write 98.9
4K Mixed 12.1
111% 46.5 MB/s
DQ Read 339
DQ Write 195
DQ Mixed 29.7
86% 188 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 77.9%
Great: 84%
Samsung PM961 NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB-$75
67GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CXB7201Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
191% Outstanding
Read 1,432
Write 1,034
Mixed 1,081
262% 1,182 MB/s
4K Read 53.1
4K Write 103
4K Mixed 38.7
184% 64.8 MB/s
DQ Read 411
DQ Write 304
DQ Mixed 152
169% 289 MB/s
Poor: 112%
This bench: 191%
Great: 241%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLT4G3D1608DT1TX0. 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
65.7% Good
MC Read 22.9
MC Write 23.5
MC Mixed 20.9
64% 22.4 GB/s
SC Read 18.7
SC Write 21
SC Mixed 21
58% 20.2 GB/s
Latency 54.7
73% 54.7 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 65.7%
Great: 65%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z97-PRO GAMER Builds (Compare 10,411 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 53%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 62%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Asus Z97-PRO GAMER - $258

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 50% - Average Total price: $1,076
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