Asus H97M-PLUS

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 37%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (60th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 40 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 very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 81.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics32.2% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive101% 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus H97M-PLUS  (all builds)
Memory4.4 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140613
Uptime6.6 Days
Run DateMay 24 '19 at 04:49
Run Duration145 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing above expectations (60th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-4790K-$348
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.25 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
81.3% Excellent
1-Core 126
2-Core 251
89% 189 Pts
4-Core 433
8-Core 647
69% 540 Pts
64-Core 650
44% 650 Pts
Poor: 64%
This bench: 81.3%
Great: 91%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 960-$198
CLim: 1455 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 425.31
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
32.2% Below average
Lighting 134
Reflection 112
Parallax 122
35% 123 fps
MRender 83.8
Gravity 117
Splatting 79.8
32% 93.7 fps
Poor: 31%
This bench: 32.2%
Great: 35%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial BX100 250GB-$109
141GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 355 350 240 301 303 236 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
101% Outstanding
Read 515
Write 370
Mixed 340
SusWrite 297
85% 381 MB/s
4K Read 30.6
4K Write 108
4K Mixed 43.9
160% 60.7 MB/s
DQ Read 280
DQ Write 318
DQ Mixed 198
177% 266 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 101%
Great: 104%
Samsung 850 Evo 1TB-$318
243GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 458 453 475 479 480 482 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
134% Outstanding
Read 507
Write 465
Mixed 407
SusWrite 471
104% 462 MB/s
4K Read 48
4K Write 124
4K Mixed 64.9
222% 79.1 MB/s
DQ Read 378
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 360
270% 361 MB/s
Poor: 79%
This bench: 134%
Great: 134%
SanDisk Ultra 64GB
52GB free, PID 5590
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 26 31 34 34 32 33 MB/s
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
26.4% Poor
Read 98.6
Write 38.5
Mixed 31.8
SusWrite 31.6
57% 50.1 MB/s
4K Read 5.3
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 2.8
159% 3.13 MB/s
Poor: 11%
This bench: 26.4%
Great: 38%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LP DDR3 1600 C9 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing below potential (5th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled
27.9% Poor
MC Read 8.6
MC Write 9
MC Mixed 7.7
24% 8.43 GB/s
SC Read 7.9
SC Write 9.6
SC Mixed 9.1
25% 8.87 GB/s
Latency 64.3
62% 64.3 ns
Poor: 29%
This bench: 27.9%
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 H97M-PLUS Builds (Compare 2,208 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 51%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 47%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asus H97M-PLUS - $140

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 45% - Average Total price: $919
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