Asus Z97-K

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 85%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 71%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (84th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 16 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 87%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics87.3% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive93.4% 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
MotherboardAsus Z97-K  (all builds)
Memory13.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.8 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20141009
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 12 '18 at 20:25
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User CHE-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (84th 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 4.55 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
87% Excellent
SC Int 138
SC Float 134
SC Mixed 137
109% 136 Pts
QC Int 438
QC Float 449
QC Mixed 392
97% 426 Pts
MC Int 682
MC Float 718
MC Mixed 723
106% 708 Pts
Poor: 72%
This bench: 87%
Great: 99%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980-$500
CLim: 1655 MHz, MLim: 1976 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
87.3% Excellent
Lighting 286
Reflection 249
Parallax 298
90% 277 fps
MRender 160
Gravity 257
Splatting 174
86% 197 fps
Poor: 65%
This bench: 87.3%
Great: 88%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX100 512GB-$200
238GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 399 397 374 331 322 317 MB/s
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
93.4% Outstanding
Read 399
Write 417
Mixed 294
SusWrite 357
83% 367 MB/s
4K Read 25
4K Write 104
4K Mixed 40.1
144% 56.3 MB/s
DQ Read 152
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 181
157% 226 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 93.4%
Great: 105%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
2TB free
Firmware: CC25
SusWrite @10s intervals: 217 217 218 216 216 216 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
123% Outstanding
Read 212
Write 151
Mixed 88.7
SusWrite 217
122% 167 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.7
137% 1 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 123%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance DDR3 1600 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1836 MHz
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
68.7% Good
MC Read 24.2
MC Write 25
MC Mixed 20.8
67% 23.3 GB/s
SC Read 18.9
SC Write 24.7
SC Mixed 22.7
63% 22.1 GB/s
Latency 53.6
75% 53.6 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 68.7%
Great: 62%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z97-K Builds (Compare 4,067 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus Z97-K - $150

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 82% - Excellent Total price: $870
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HDDRAMUSB
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