Asrock Z97 Killer

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 36%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 55%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (78th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 22 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 94.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics29.2% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive101% 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
4 months ago, 4 months ago.
MotherboardAsrock Z97 Killer  (all builds)
Memory14.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180306
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 12 '18 at 14:33
Run Duration151 Seconds
Run User ROU-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing above expectations (78th 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 i5-4670K-$250
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
94.5% Outstanding
SC Int 130
SC Float 127
SC Mixed 128
102% 128 Pts
QC Int 503
QC Float 503
QC Mixed 493
113% 500 Pts
MC Int 508
MC Float 485
MC Mixed 503
75% 499 Pts
Poor: 58%
This bench: 94.5%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 460-$104
CLim: 1212 MHz, MLim: 1750 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 18.6.1
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
29.2% Poor
Lighting 81
Reflection 82.3
Parallax 103
28% 88.7 fps
MRender 64.4
Gravity 74.7
Splatting 79.7
30% 72.9 fps
Poor: 22%
This bench: 29.2%
Great: 31%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Nvme Patriot Scorch M 128GB
64GB free (System drive)
Firmware: E8FM11.4 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 331 132 113 108 106 105 MB/s
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Read 546
Write 452
Mixed 482
SusWrite 149
91% 407 MB/s
4K Read 36.2
4K Write 116
4K Mixed 42.5
170% 64.8 MB/s
DQ Read 363
DQ Write 453
DQ Mixed 330
271% 382 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 101%
Great: 123%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$42
654GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 160 162 161 159 162 161 MB/s
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
90.5% Outstanding
Read 155
Write 102
Mixed 77.2
SusWrite 161
91% 124 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.6
128% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 90.5%
Great: 114%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$60
2TB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 195 205 205 206 206 205 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
114% Outstanding
Read 194
Write 145
Mixed 83.2
SusWrite 204
114% 156 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.7
142% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 114%
Great: 115%
Kingston DT microDuo 3.0 32GB
15GB free, PID 16a3
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 16 18 16 16 16 18 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 88.8
Write 59.6
SusWrite 16.6
60% 55 MB/s
4K Read 14.7
4K Write 0.2
4K Mixed 2.2
136% 5.7 MB/s
Poor: 7% Great: 32%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 1600 C9 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
62.5% Good
MC Read 22
MC Write 22.5
MC Mixed 19.6
61% 21.4 GB/s
SC Read 17.1
SC Write 22.1
SC Mixed 19.2
56% 19.5 GB/s
Latency 58.5
68% 58.5 ns
Poor: 44%
This bench: 62.5%
Great: 80%
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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 2,230 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
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Desktop
Desktop 81%
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Workstation
Workstation 59%
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Motherboard: Asrock Z97 Killer - $127

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 81% - Excellent Total price: $869
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