Asus Z97-PRO GAMER

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 45%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 55%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (81st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 19 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 78%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics42% 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 Drive75.4% 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 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
MotherboardAsus Z97-PRO GAMER  (all builds)
Memory13.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1360 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20141208
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 09 '17 at 11:32
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User CYP-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (81st 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 i7-4790-$305
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
78% Very good
SC Int 120
SC Float 120
SC Mixed 112
94% 117 Pts
QC Int 422
QC Float 387
QC Mixed 376
90% 395 Pts
MC Int 580
MC Float 616
MC Mixed 609
90% 602 Pts
Poor: 64%
This bench: 78%
Great: 85%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 270X-$199
Sapphire(174B E272) 2GB
CLim: 1150 MHz, MLim: 1500 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 17.1.1
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
42% Average
Lighting 123
Reflection 95.5
Parallax 159
42% 126 fps
MRender 68.5
Gravity 102
Splatting 98.5
38% 89.8 fps
Poor: 30%
This bench: 42%
Great: 42%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk SSD Plus 240GB-$73
61GB free
Firmware: Z22000RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
75.4% Very good
Read 409
Write 357
Mixed 377
85% 381 MB/s
4K Read 26.9
4K Write 103
4K Mixed 4.23
101% 44.8 MB/s
DQ Read 171
DQ Write 270
DQ Mixed 25.9
74% 156 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 75.4%
Great: 82%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$44
401GB free
Firmware: HP51 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
95.7% Outstanding
Read 178
Write 156
Mixed 158
123% 164 MB/s
4K Read 0.54
4K Write 1.82
4K Mixed 0.19
77% 0.85 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 95.7%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR3 1600 C10 2x8GB-$115
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1632 MHz
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
62.4% Good
MC Read 22.3
MC Write 22.6
MC Mixed 18.9
61% 21.3 GB/s
SC Read 17.8
SC Write 21.8
SC Mixed 19.9
57% 19.8 GB/s
Latency 59.1
68% 59.1 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 62.4%
Great: 63%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z97-PRO GAMER Builds (Compare 3,446 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus Z97-PRO GAMER - $258

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $1,182
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