Asus GRYPHON Z87

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 48%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 51%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (44th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 56 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 83.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics46.2% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 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 Drive46.7% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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 (13%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus GRYPHON Z87  (all builds)
Memory12.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit farver
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130419
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 14 '18 at 12:11
Run Duration128 Seconds
Run User DNK-User
Background CPU 13%

 PC Performing as expected (44th 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-$420
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
83.5% Excellent
SC Int 111
SC Float 114
SC Mixed 113
90% 113 Pts
QC Int 422
QC Float 435
QC Mixed 421
97% 426 Pts
MC Int 547
MC Float 584
MC Mixed 574
85% 569 Pts
Poor: 62%
This bench: 83.5%
Great: 91%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 280X-$210
Gigabyte(1458 254D) 3GB
CLim: 1000 MHz, MLim: 1375 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 18.3.1
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
46.2% Average
Lighting 145
Reflection 83.5
Parallax 192
50% 140 fps
MRender 64.1
Gravity 141
Splatting 91.8
43% 99.1 fps
Poor: 36%
This bench: 46.2%
Great: 52%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 250GB-$199
51GB free (System drive)
Firmware: DXT08B0Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
46.7% Average
Read 304
Write 51.1
Mixed 98.3
32% 151 MB/s
4K Read 23.6
4K Write 52.6
4K Mixed 11.7
79% 29.3 MB/s
DQ Read 334
DQ Write 60.5
DQ Mixed 28.1
64% 141 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 46.7%
Great: 85%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
1TB free
Firmware: CC24 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
90% Outstanding
Read 161
Write 153
Mixed 128
110% 147 MB/s
4K Read 0.76
4K Write 1.29
4K Mixed 0.32
91% 0.79 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 90%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 1600 C9 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing below potential (35th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
51.1% Above average
MC Read 18.1
MC Write 18.6
MC Mixed 15.7
50% 17.5 GB/s
SC Read 14.4
SC Write 15.3
SC Mixed 16
44% 15.2 GB/s
Latency 66.2
60% 66.2 ns
Poor: 30%
This bench: 51.1%
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 GRYPHON Z87 Builds (Compare 910 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asus GRYPHON Z87 - $259

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 104% - Outstanding Total price: $826
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