Asus Z97-WS

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 81%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 133%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 91%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (87th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 13 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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 96.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics72.5% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive245% 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.
Memory24GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 24GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
MotherboardAsus Z97-WS  (all builds)
Memory21.3 GB free of 24 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160114
Uptime1.1 Days
Run DateJun 27 '18 at 14:35
Run Duration200 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU6%

 PC Performing way above expectations (87th 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
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
96.7% Outstanding
SC Int 136
SC Float 132
SC Mixed 134
107% 134 Pts
QC Int 472
QC Float 484
QC Mixed 478
108% 478 Pts
MC Int 673
MC Float 715
MC Mixed 709
105% 699 Pts
Poor: 69%
This bench: 96.7%
Great: 99%
Graphics Cards Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 4600 (Desktop 1.25 GHz)-$15
Asus(1043 8534) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 20.19.15.4963
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
5.78% Terrible
Lighting 13
Reflection 19.1
Parallax 23.5
5% 18.5 fps
MRender 21.1
Gravity 7.7
Splatting 18.4
6% 15.7 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 5.78%
Great: 6%
AMD R9 390X-$529
CLim: 1050 MHz, MLim: 1250 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 18.6.1
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
72.5% Very good
Lighting 220
Reflection 163
Parallax 290
76% 224 fps
MRender 131
Gravity 185
Splatting 182
70% 166 fps
Poor: 55%
This bench: 72.5%
Great: 76%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 950 NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB-$339
201GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B0Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 895 892 892 888 867 857 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
245% Outstanding
Read 2,058
Write 908
Mixed 688
SusWrite 882
250% 1,134 MB/s
4K Read 52.2
4K Write 187
4K Mixed 61.4
257% 100 MB/s
DQ Read 1,055
DQ Write 323
DQ Mixed 375
358% 584 MB/s
Poor: 140%
This bench: 245%
Great: 239%
Intel Raid 0 Volume 120GB
37GB free
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 114 116 113 111 116 112 MB/s
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
60.7% Good
Read 367
Write 112
Mixed 148
SusWrite 114
41% 185 MB/s
4K Read 26
4K Write 78
4K Mixed 26.4
114% 43.5 MB/s
DQ Read 79.4
DQ Write 122
DQ Mixed 84.2
68% 95 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 60.7%
Great: 86%
Intel Raid 0 Volume 240GB
63GB free
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 272 276 290 314 306 320 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
118% Outstanding
Read 949
Write 298
Mixed 348
SusWrite 296
104% 473 MB/s
4K Read 38.4
4K Write 100
4K Mixed 41.6
164% 60 MB/s
DQ Read 236
DQ Write 312
DQ Mixed 201
172% 250 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 118%
Great: 135%
Intel Raid 0 Volume 1TB
541GB free
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 253 251 250 249 251 251 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
163% Outstanding
Read 316
Write 242
Mixed 49.3
SusWrite 251
155% 215 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 4.1
4K Mixed 1.4
286% 2.27 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 163%
Great: 164%
Seagate ST1000VM002-1CT162 1TB
810GB free
Firmware: SC11
SusWrite @10s intervals: 182 182 182 180 179 182 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
96.8% Outstanding
Read 157
Write 158
Mixed 71
SusWrite 181
103% 142 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.8
146% 1 MB/s
Poor: 38%
This bench: 96.8%
Great: 96%
WD Blue 500GB (2010)-$30
441GB free
Firmware: 20.01H20
SusWrite @10s intervals: 117 119 118 119 118 117 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
65.3% Good
Read 110
Write 108
Mixed 72.3
SusWrite 118
75% 102 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.9
164% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 23%
This bench: 65.3%
Great: 69%
Patriot Supersonic Pulse USB 3.0 16GB-$30
14GB free, PID 0916
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 8.4 6.4 8.6 11 11 11 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
16.5% Very poor
Read 89.2
Write 11.8
Mixed 10.7
SusWrite 9.4
28% 30.3 MB/s
4K Read 0
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 0.1
20% 0.2 MB/s
Poor: 6%
This bench: 16.5%
Great: 15%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMT451U6AFR8C-PB 1321 SP008GXLYU240NSA HMT451U6AFR8C-PB 1321 SP008GXLYU240NSA 24GB
1600, 2400, 1600, 2400 MHz
4096, 8192, 4096, 8192 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
68.8% Good
MC Read 24.5
MC Write 25.6
MC Mixed 20.8
68% 23.6 GB/s
SC Read 18.2
SC Write 24.7
SC Mixed 21.7
62% 21.5 GB/s
Latency 56.6
71% 56.6 ns
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z97-WS Builds (Compare 216 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 104%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 67%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus Z97-WS - $318

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 95% - Outstanding Total price: $1,233
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