Asus Z97-K

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 107%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 47%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (84th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 16 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. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 72%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics139% 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.
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.
Very high background CPU (47%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus Z97-K  (all builds)
Memory13.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit väriä
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160331
Uptime1.5 Days
Run DateSep 11 '18 at 15:05
Run Duration145 Seconds
Run User FIN-User
Background CPU 47%

 PC Performing above expectations (84th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i5-4690-$222
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
72% Very good
1-Core 104
2-Core 204
73% 154 Pts
4-Core 422
8-Core 420
58% 421 Pts
64-Core 422
28% 422 Pts
Poor: 52%
This bench: 72%
Great: 76%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$808
CLim: 1923 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 399.24
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
139% Outstanding
Lighting 551
Reflection 510
Parallax 634
145% 565 fps
MRender 263
Gravity 538
Splatting 287
140% 363 fps
Poor: 86%
This bench: 139%
Great: 146%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
HyperX Savage 240GB-$120
25GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM02.H
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 256
Write 478
Mixed 225
72% 320 MB/s
4K Read 31.7
4K Write 103
4K Mixed 38.2
152% 57.6 MB/s
DQ Read 313
DQ Write 352
DQ Mixed 180
178% 282 MB/s
Poor: 60% Great: 112%
Kingston SSDNow V300 240GB-$83
12GB free
Firmware: 603ABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 128 132 80 111 115 99 MB/s
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
76.4% Very good
Read 358
Write 174
Mixed 229
SusWrite 111
48% 218 MB/s
4K Read 30.7
4K Write 105
4K Mixed 41.5
155% 58.9 MB/s
DQ Read 168
DQ Write 171
DQ Mixed 173
129% 170 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 76.4%
Great: 83%
WD Black 1TB (2010)-$65
913GB free
Firmware: 05.01D05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 134 137 135 134 137 136 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
82.4% Excellent
Read 151
Write 135
Mixed 118
SusWrite 136
100% 135 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.8
4K Mixed 0.9
194% 1.57 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 82.4%
Great: 77%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston 9905403-437.A01LF 9905403-437.A01LF 9905403-198.A00LF 9905403-198.A00LF 16GB
1333, 1333, 1333, 1333 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
53% Above average
MC Read 18.4
MC Write 19.2
MC Mixed 16.6
52% 18.1 GB/s
SC Read 14.1
SC Write 18.5
SC Mixed 16.9
47% 16.5 GB/s
Latency 67.7
59% 67.7 ns
Poor: 30%
This bench: 53%
Great: 53%
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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 7,415 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 52%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 52%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asus Z97-K - $150

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 49% - Average Total price: $952
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