Asus Z97-PRO (Wi-Fi ac)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 55%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (53rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 47 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 92.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics53.4% 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 Drive100% 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.
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.
MotherboardAsus Z97-PRO (Wi-Fi ac)  (all builds)
Memory5 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140711
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 09 '17 at 21:57
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing as expected (53rd 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-$320
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
92.3% Outstanding
SC Int 127
SC Float 132
SC Mixed 130
104% 130 Pts
QC Int 437
QC Float 464
QC Mixed 455
102% 452 Pts
MC Int 636
MC Float 687
MC Mixed 664
99% 663 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 92.3%
Great: 101%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980 Ti-$560
EVGA(3842 1996) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1531 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 382.5
Performing below potential (5th percentile) - Disable monitor sync before benchmarking (143 fps cap detected)
53.4% Above average
Lighting 143
Reflection 143
Parallax 143
44% 143 fps
MRender 143
Gravity 143
Splatting 143
60% 143 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 53.4%
Great: 115%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX100 512GB-$200
65GB free
Firmware: MU01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
100% Outstanding
Read 516
Write 481
Mixed 454
108% 483 MB/s
4K Read 27.8
4K Write 106
4K Mixed 30.4
137% 54.6 MB/s
DQ Read 148
DQ Write 251
DQ Mixed 43.5
77% 147 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 100%
Great: 105%
WD Green 1TB (2010)-$64
379GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
37.9% Below average
Read 66.3
Write 65.8
Mixed 57.3
47% 63.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.59
4K Write 0.33
4K Mixed 0.16
48% 0.36 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 37.9%
Great: 60%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLT8G3D1608DT1TX0. 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
33% Below average
MC Read 10.4
MC Write 10.8
MC Mixed 9.2
29% 10.1 GB/s
SC Read 10
SC Write 10.8
SC Mixed 10.1
30% 10.3 GB/s
Latency 57.3
70% 57.3 ns
Poor: 20%
This bench: 33%
Great: 36%
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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(Wi-Fi ac) Builds (Compare 883 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
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Desktop
Desktop 78%
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Workstation
Workstation 58%
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Motherboard: Asus Z97-PRO (Wi-Fi ac)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $859
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