Asus Z97-K

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 111%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 63%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (78th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 22 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 75.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics144% 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 Drive93% 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus Z97-K  (all builds)
Memory12.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160331
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJan 11 '18 at 02:26
Run Duration162 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (78th 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 Xeon E3-1231 v3-$280
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
75.2% Very good
SC Int 112
SC Float 110
SC Mixed 109
88% 111 Pts
QC Int 359
QC Float 378
QC Mixed 360
83% 366 Pts
MC Int 554
MC Float 583
MC Mixed 573
85% 570 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 75.2%
Great: 82%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$540
Asus(1043 8593) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2062 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 390.65
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
144% Outstanding
Lighting 473
Reflection 423
Parallax 487
148% 461 fps
MRender 253
Gravity 445
Splatting 276
142% 324 fps
Poor: 93%
This bench: 144%
Great: 144%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Evo 120GB-$99
40GB free
Firmware: EXT0DB6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
93% Outstanding
Read 496
Write 348
Mixed 338
87% 394 MB/s
4K Read 43.3
4K Write 74.6
4K Mixed 24.4
136% 47.5 MB/s
DQ Read 339
DQ Write 200
DQ Mixed 69.4
105% 203 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 93%
Great: 94%
SanDisk Ultra II 240GB-$75
23GB free
Firmware: X31200RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
87.4% Excellent
Read 463
Write 334
Mixed 331
83% 376 MB/s
4K Read 35.1
4K Write 79
4K Mixed 22.7
124% 45.6 MB/s
DQ Read 320
DQ Write 221
DQ Mixed 51.8
98% 197 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 87.4%
Great: 82%
Maxtor STM3500320AS 500GB
378GB free
Firmware: MX1A Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
53% Above average
Read 88
Write 96.7
Mixed 89.2
69% 91.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.76
4K Write 1.52
4K Mixed 0.53
118% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 32%
This bench: 53%
Great: 57%
Seagate Desktop SSHD 1TB-$80
254GB free
Firmware: CC41 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
74.1% Very good
Read 114
Write 144
Mixed 111
92% 123 MB/s
4K Read 0.48
4K Write 5.19
4K Mixed 0.53
175% 2.07 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 74.1%
Great: 105%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL RipjawsX DDR3 2133 C11 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
76.1% Very good
MC Read 27.2
MC Write 28.5
MC Mixed 24.3
76% 26.7 GB/s
SC Read 18.9
SC Write 20.7
SC Mixed 23.9
60% 21.2 GB/s
Latency 50.7
79% 50.7 ns
Poor: 45%
This bench: 76.1%
Great: 80%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z97-K Builds (Compare 2,751 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 58%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus Z97-K - $150

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $1,073
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