Asrock H97 Anniversary

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 54%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (39th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 61 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 68.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics58.3% 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 Drive24.9% is an extremely low SSD score, this system will benefit from a faster SSD.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Sub-optimal background CPU (15%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsrock H97 Anniversary  (all builds)
Memory4.7 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20141215
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 28 '17 at 19:54
Run Duration139 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 15%

 PC Performing below expectations (39th 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 i5-4460-$180
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
68.9% Good
SC Int 95.1
SC Float 95.6
SC Mixed 94.3
76% 95 Pts
QC Int 361
QC Float 360
QC Mixed 359
82% 360 Pts
MC Int 364
MC Float 362
MC Mixed 357
54% 361 Pts
Poor: 51%
This bench: 68.9%
Great: 71%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 290X-$549
Sapphire(174B E289) ≥ 4GB
MaxC: 1020 MHz, MaxM: 1350 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 17.1.1
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
58.3% Above average
Lighting 170
Reflection 143
Parallax 193
54% 169 fps
MRender 127
Gravity 180
Splatting 179
70% 162 fps
Poor: 58%
This bench: 58.3%
Great: 78%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Patriot Blaze 120GB-$66
33GB free
Firmware: S9FM02.3 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below potential (1st percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port
24.9% Poor
Read 223
Write 25.4
Mixed 124
27% 124 MB/s
4K Read 26.7
4K Write 9.89
4K Mixed 3.02
50% 13.2 MB/s
DQ Read 27.7
DQ Write 9.68
DQ Mixed 3.09
6% 13.5 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 24.9%
Great: 55%
Toshiba MD04ACA500 5TB-$154
1.5TB free
Firmware: FP2A Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
78.9% Very good
Read 157
Write 118
Mixed 127
101% 134 MB/s
4K Read 1.51
4K Write 0.43
4K Mixed 0.24
97% 0.72 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 78.9%
Great: 104%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial Ballistix Sport DDR3 1600 C9 2x4GB-$64
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
62.5% Good
MC Read 22.1
MC Write 23.2
MC Mixed 20.3
62% 21.9 GB/s
SC Read 16
SC Write 17.5
SC Mixed 18.7
50% 17.4 GB/s
Latency 60.2
66% 60.2 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 62.5%
Great: 65%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical H97 Anniversary Builds (Compare 608 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 42%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 59%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Asrock H97 Anniversary

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 70% - Very good Total price: $544
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