Asrock Z97 Killer

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 16%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 55%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (54th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 46 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 84%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics5.99% is a very low 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive86.3% 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.
Run History
8 months ago, 8 months ago.
MotherboardAsrock Z97 Killer  (all builds)
Memory8.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160513
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateFeb 14 '18 at 03:32
Run Duration232 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing as expected (54th 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 i7-4790K-$365
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
84% Excellent
SC Int 120
SC Float 124
SC Mixed 125
98% 123 Pts
QC Int 428
QC Float 433
QC Mixed 398
95% 420 Pts
MC Int 577
MC Float 656
MC Mixed 639
93% 624 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 84%
Great: 99%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 4600 (Desktop 1.25 GHz)-$15
ASRock(1849 0412) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 20.19.15.4835
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
5.99% Terrible
Lighting 12.8
Reflection 19.2
Parallax 23.8
5% 18.6 fps
MRender 22.9
Gravity 7.7
Splatting 19.5
7% 16.7 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 5.99%
Great: 6%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Evo 120GB-$138
56GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXT0DB6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
86.3% Excellent
Read 475
Write 336
Mixed 334
85% 381 MB/s
4K Read 35.8
4K Write 65.8
4K Mixed 21.7
117% 41.1 MB/s
DQ Read 349
DQ Write 213
DQ Mixed 66.3
107% 209 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 86.3%
Great: 109%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$44
346GB free
Firmware: CC45 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
90.8% Outstanding
Read 168
Write 148
Mixed 140
114% 152 MB/s
4K Read 0.64
4K Write 1.86
4K Mixed 0.22
86% 0.9 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 90.8%
Great: 112%
Kingston DataTraveler 100 G3 USB 3.0 16GB-$6
9GB free, PID 1666
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
9.42% Terrible
Read 42.2
Write 6.76
Mixed 7.52
17% 18.8 MB/s
4K Read 7.04
4K Write 0.05
4K Mixed 0.05
30% 2.38 MB/s
Poor: 6%
This bench: 9.42%
Great: 24%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance Pro DDR3 2400 C11 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
73.3% Very good
MC Read 27.9
MC Write 28.2
MC Mixed 20.6
73% 25.6 GB/s
SC Read 19.2
SC Write 20.5
SC Mixed 22.2
59% 20.6 GB/s
Latency 51.3
78% 51.3 ns
Poor: 29%
This bench: 73.3%
Great: 86%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Desktop
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Workstation
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Motherboard: Asrock Z97 Killer - $127

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