Asus Z97-PRO GAMER

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 57%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat
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 85.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics57.6% 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 Drive76% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 9 years old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
Run History
MotherboardAsus Z97-PRO GAMER  (all builds)
Memory6.3 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20160226
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateApr 15 '18 at 05:00
Run Duration118 Seconds
Run User VNM-User
Background CPU0%

 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 i5-4690-$255
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
85.6% Excellent
SC Int 114
SC Float 117
SC Mixed 116
93% 116 Pts
QC Int 446
QC Float 447
QC Mixed 447
101% 447 Pts
MC Int 445
MC Float 449
MC Mixed 448
67% 448 Pts
Poor: 58%
This bench: 85.6%
Great: 83%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 290X-$549
Asus(1043 046A) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1000 MHz, MLim: 1250 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 18.3.4
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
57.6% Above average
Lighting 148
Reflection 124
Parallax 164
48% 145 fps
MRender 119
Gravity 174
Splatting 170
65% 154 fps
Poor: 55%
This bench: 57.6%
Great: 74%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Apacer AS510S 256GB
147GB free (System drive)
Firmware: P1111A Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
76% Very good
Read 487
Write 316
Mixed 338
84% 380 MB/s
4K Read 19.1
4K Write 74.8
4K Mixed 24.6
100% 39.5 MB/s
DQ Read 132
DQ Write 173
DQ Mixed 52.7
68% 119 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 76%
Great: 81%
Seagate Momentus 2.5" 1TB
620GB free
Firmware: 2BA30001 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
48.4% Average
Read 82.3
Write 86.2
Mixed 38.1
51% 68.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.82
4K Mixed 0.3
88% 0.88 MB/s
Poor: 18%
This bench: 48.4%
Great: 58%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR3 1866 C10 2x4GB-$35
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1904 MHz
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
66.7% Good
MC Read 24.1
MC Write 24
MC Mixed 20.6
66% 22.9 GB/s
SC Read 18.3
SC Write 21.1
SC Mixed 20.3
57% 19.9 GB/s
Latency 53.8
74% 53.8 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 66.7%
Great: 67%
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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 5,422 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 58%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus Z97-PRO GAMER - $258

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 76% - Very good Total price: $1,053
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