Asrock Z97 Killer

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 66%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (49th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 51 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 68.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics71% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive64.2% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (18%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsrock Z97 Killer  (all builds)
Memory7.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150512
Uptime6.3 Days
Run DateFeb 14 '18 at 01:38
Run Duration199 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU 18%

 PC Performing as expected (49th 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 i5-4690K-$255
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
68.6% Good
SC Int 105
SC Float 108
SC Mixed 106
85% 106 Pts
QC Int 334
QC Float 332
QC Mixed 333
76% 333 Pts
MC Int 413
MC Float 377
MC Mixed 383
59% 391 Pts
Poor: 59%
This bench: 68.6%
Great: 97%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 290X-$549
MSI(1462 3080) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1030 MHz, MLim: 1250 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 17.7
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
71% Very good
Lighting 218
Reflection 159
Parallax 286
75% 221 fps
MRender 128
Gravity 181
Splatting 178
68% 162 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 71%
Great: 74%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX300 525GB-$119
301GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0CR060 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
64.2% Good
Read 444
Write 279
Mixed 313
76% 345 MB/s
4K Read 18.6
4K Write 47.7
4K Mixed 18
77% 28.1 MB/s
DQ Read 174
DQ Write 109
DQ Mixed 16.6
46% 99.6 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 64.2%
Great: 100%
SanDisk SSD Plus 240GB-$49
49GB free
Firmware: Z22000RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
74.8% Very good
Read 499
Write 358
Mixed 405
94% 421 MB/s
4K Read 27.1
4K Write 97.3
4K Mixed 4.24
98% 42.9 MB/s
DQ Read 28.7
DQ Write 250
DQ Mixed 15.3
49% 98.1 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 74.8%
Great: 86%
Seagate Desktop SSHD 2TB-$90
2TB free
Firmware: CC41 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
86.3% Excellent
Read 120
Write 180
Mixed 141
110% 147 MB/s
4K Read 0.75
4K Write 4.97
4K Mixed 0.77
209% 2.17 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 86.3%
Great: 109%
Toshiba DT01ACA300 3TB-$108
1.5TB free
Firmware: MX6OABB0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
78.6% Very good
Read 155
Write 118
Mixed 119
98% 131 MB/s
4K Read 0.96
4K Write 1.86
4K Mixed 0.19
96% 1 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 78.6%
Great: 110%
Intenso External USB 3.0 2TB
1.5TB free, PID 0701
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
55.7% Above average
Read 101
Write 167
Mixed 79
154% 116 MB/s
4K Read 0.48
4K Write 1.46
4K Mixed 0.2
58% 0.72 MB/s
Poor: 12%
This bench: 55.7%
Great: 69%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston 9905403-198.A00LF KHX1600C9D3/4GX 9905403-198.A00LF KHX1600C9D3/4GX 16GB
1333, 1333, 1333, 1333 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
50.9% Above average
MC Read 17.4
MC Write 18.9
MC Mixed 16.2
50% 17.5 GB/s
SC Read 13.4
SC Write 16.8
SC Mixed 16.2
44% 15.5 GB/s
Latency 73.1
55% 73.1 ns
Poor: 39%
This bench: 50.9%
Great: 63%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z97 Killer Builds (Compare 2,091 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
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Desktop
Desktop 80%
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Workstation
Workstation 58%
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Motherboard: Asrock Z97 Killer - $127

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 86% - Excellent Total price: $799
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