Asrock Z97 Anniversary

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 47%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 63%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 37%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (54th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 46 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 very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 67.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics47.2% 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 Drive99.6% 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.
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.
MotherboardAsrock Z97 Anniversary  (all builds)
Memory4.4 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150512
Uptime6.1 Days
Run DateAug 04 '18 at 18:53
Run Duration140 Seconds
Run User DNK-User
Background CPU9%

 PC Performing as expected (54th 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 i5-4460-$190
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
67.1% Good
SC Int 91.4
SC Float 88.1
SC Mixed 89.3
72% 89.6 Pts
QC Int 360
QC Float 332
QC Mixed 356
79% 350 Pts
MC Int 356
MC Float 361
MC Mixed 329
52% 349 Pts
Poor: 48%
This bench: 67.1%
Great: 72%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 380-$228
CLim: 1010 MHz, MLim: 1450 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 18.5.1
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
47.2% Average
Lighting 139
Reflection 134
Parallax 197
50% 157 fps
MRender 107
Gravity 123
Splatting 85.3
45% 105 fps
Poor: 34%
This bench: 47.2%
Great: 48%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Evo 250GB-$207
42GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXT0DB6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 329 268 249 216 207 126 MB/s
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
99.6% Outstanding
Read 433
Write 418
Mixed 345
SusWrite 233
80% 357 MB/s
4K Read 39.4
4K Write 87.8
4K Mixed 49.2
169% 58.8 MB/s
DQ Read 360
DQ Write 339
DQ Mixed 231
206% 310 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 99.6%
Great: 116%
Samsung Spinpoint F2 1TB-$60
53GB free
Firmware: 1AG01118
SusWrite @10s intervals: 57 56 55 55 56 55 MB/s
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
37.3% Below average
Read 74
Write 78.7
Mixed 46
SusWrite 55.8
47% 63.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.8
144% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 29%
This bench: 37.3%
Great: 59%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$35
184GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 121 119 119 118 120 119 MB/s
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
71.6% Very good
Read 130
Write 109
Mixed 76.5
SusWrite 119
80% 109 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 1.1
220% 1.63 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 71.6%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial Ballistix Sport DDR3 1600 C9 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
61.1% Good
MC Read 21.4
MC Write 22.8
MC Mixed 20.1
61% 21.4 GB/s
SC Read 14.9
SC Write 16.9
SC Mixed 17.8
47% 16.5 GB/s
Latency 60.9
66% 60.9 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 61.1%
Great: 64%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming 62%
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Desktop
Desktop 74%
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Workstation
Workstation 48%
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Motherboard: Asrock Z97 Anniversary - $95

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 81% - Excellent Total price: $750
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