Asrock Z97 Extreme9

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 110%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 144%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 99%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (51st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 49 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 98.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics101% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive60.1% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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 8.1 is the second most recent version of Windows but it's worth upgrading to Windows 10 which has had several improvements made to the user interface including a better homescreen.
High background CPU (24%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsrock Z97 Extreme9  (all builds)
Memory13.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 8.1
BIOS Date20160527
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateFeb 08 '17 at 23:35
Run Duration215 Seconds
Run User ESP-User
Background CPU 24%

 PC Performing as expected (51st 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-$339
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
98.2% Outstanding
SC Int 132
SC Float 128
SC Mixed 131
104% 130 Pts
QC Int 487
QC Float 495
QC Mixed 497
112% 493 Pts
MC Int 669
MC Float 710
MC Mixed 701
104% 694 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 98.2%
Great: 98%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980 Ti-$560
EVGA(3842 4998) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1582 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 376.33
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Lighting 334
Reflection 302
Parallax 310
101% 315 fps
MRender 203
Gravity 290
Splatting 220
102% 238 fps
Poor: 65%
This bench: 101%
Great: 117%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel Raid 0 Volume 1TB
516GB free
Firmware: 1.0.
4KALIGNED
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
86.4% Excellent
Read 897
Write 371
Mixed 465
127% 578 MB/s
4K Read 20
4K Write 20.1
4K Mixed 20.5
67% 20.2 MB/s
DQ Read 204
DQ Write 107
DQ Mixed 62
71% 124 MB/s
Poor: 111%
This bench: 86.4%
Great: 384%
SanDisk Ultra II 960GB-$235
743GB free
Firmware: X41100RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
59.9% Above average
Read 313
Write 239
Mixed 228
58% 260 MB/s
4K Read 28.8
4K Write 41.9
4K Mixed 14.8
85% 28.5 MB/s
DQ Read 231
DQ Write 130
DQ Mixed 36.7
66% 133 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 59.9%
Great: 84%
Samsung 950 NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$481
261GB free
Firmware: 2B0Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
4KALIGNED
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
273% Outstanding
Read 2,215
Write 1,357
Mixed 1,338
361% 1,637 MB/s
4K Read 50.5
4K Write 190
4K Mixed 61.2
255% 100 MB/s
DQ Read 695
DQ Write 393
DQ Mixed 242
261% 443 MB/s
Poor: 143%
This bench: 273%
Great: 274%
OCZ Vertex 3 240GB-$240
180GB free
Firmware: 2.25 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
48.6% Average
Read 365
Write 138
Mixed 223
53% 242 MB/s
4K Read 24.6
4K Write 15.1
4K Mixed 17.9
68% 19.2 MB/s
DQ Read 154
DQ Write 58.7
DQ Mixed 46.8
50% 86.6 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 48.6%
Great: 85%
Mushkin Chronos Deluxe 240GB-$142
144GB free
Firmware: 522ABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
60.1% Good
Read 356
Write 229
Mixed 279
64% 288 MB/s
4K Read 19.9
4K Write 58.3
4K Mixed 14.2
79% 30.8 MB/s
DQ Read 208
DQ Write 178
DQ Mixed 71.1
87% 152 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 60.1%
Great: 85%
Intel Raid 0 Volume 3TB
1TB free
Firmware: 1.0.
4KALIGNED
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
220% Outstanding
Read 373
Write 395
Mixed 221
244% 330 MB/s
4K Read 2.46
4K Write 5.04
4K Mixed 0.61
263% 2.7 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 220%
Great: 292%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ares DDR3 2133 C9 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
79.6% Very good
MC Read 29.3
MC Write 29
MC Mixed 23.8
78% 27.4 GB/s
SC Read 20.6
SC Write 24.7
SC Mixed 27.8
70% 24.4 GB/s
Latency 47.2
85% 47.2 ns
Poor: 53%
This bench: 79.6%
Great: 95%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z97 Extreme9 Builds (Compare 95 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 97%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 108%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 76%
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Motherboard: Asrock Z97 Extreme9

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 89% - Excellent Total price: $1,380
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