Asus Z77-A

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 95%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (72nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 28 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 87.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics105% 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 Drive89.6% 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.
MotherboardAsus Z77-A  (all builds)
Memory13.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140318
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 08 '18 at 21:19
Run Duration85 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing above expectations (72nd 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 i7-2600K-$375
LGA1155, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
87.4% Excellent
SC Int 119
SC Float 119
SC Mixed 119
95% 119 Pts
QC Int 379
QC Float 460
QC Mixed 441
96% 426 Pts
MC Int 587
MC Float 606
MC Mixed 598
90% 597 Pts
Poor: 51%
This bench: 87.4%
Great: 87%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$410
CLim: 1961 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 388.71
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
105% Outstanding
Lighting 334
Reflection 300
Parallax 344
104% 326 fps
MRender 208
Gravity 300
Splatting 230
106% 246 fps
Poor: 79%
This bench: 105%
Great: 109%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Evo 250GB-$207
103GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXT0BB6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
89.6% Excellent
Read 508
Write 353
Mixed 358
90% 406 MB/s
4K Read 41.7
4K Write 68.6
4K Mixed 22.1
128% 44.1 MB/s
DQ Read 272
DQ Write 196
DQ Mixed 21.9
74% 163 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 89.6%
Great: 117%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL RipjawsX DDR3 1600 C9 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
60.1% Good
MC Read 20.8
MC Write 20.3
MC Mixed 18.6
57% 19.9 GB/s
SC Read 18
SC Write 21.8
SC Mixed 20.6
58% 20.1 GB/s
Latency 53.2
75% 53.2 ns
Poor: 40%
This bench: 60.1%
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 Z77-A Builds (Compare 756 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Asus Z77-A - $144

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 67% - Good Total price: $989
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