Asus Z87-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 73%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 77%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (58th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 42 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. 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 71%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics78.9% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive49.8% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
MotherboardAsus Z87-A  (all builds)
Memory11.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140815
Uptime2.4 Days
Run DateAug 08 '19 at 17:02
Run Duration143 Seconds
Run User PRT-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing as expected (58th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i5-4670K-$346
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
71% Very good
1-Core 117
2-Core 234
82% 176 Pts
4-Core 448
8-Core 436
61% 442 Pts
64-Core 436
29% 436 Pts
Poor: 45%
This bench: 71%
Great: 79%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$409
CLim: 1923 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 398.36
Performing above expectations (60th percentile)
78.9% Very good
Lighting 312
Reflection 280
Parallax 326
81% 306 fps
MRender 200
Gravity 286
Splatting 223
76% 237 fps
Poor: 70%
This bench: 78.9%
Great: 86%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow V300 120GB-$60
76GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 603ABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 88 82 79 79 81 75 MB/s
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
49.8% Average
Read 131
Write 102
Mixed 121
SusWrite 80.6
24% 109 MB/s
4K Read 25.4
4K Write 101
4K Mixed 20.3
118% 48.8 MB/s
DQ Read 127
DQ Write 103
DQ Mixed 86.9
73% 105 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 49.8%
Great: 74%
Crucial MX300 525GB-$83
58GB free
Firmware: M0CR050
SusWrite @10s intervals: 224 241 234 231 243 230 MB/s
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
79.7% Very good
Read 407
Write 248
Mixed 222
SusWrite 234
62% 278 MB/s
4K Read 22.2
4K Write 119
4K Mixed 27.4
132% 56.2 MB/s
DQ Read 197
DQ Write 243
DQ Mixed 153
134% 198 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 79.7%
Great: 100%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$34
277GB free
Firmware: CC47
SusWrite @10s intervals: 162 166 162 162 164 165 MB/s
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
88.9% Excellent
Read 146
Write 124
Mixed 81.5
SusWrite 164
94% 129 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.9
167% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 88.9%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston KHX1600C10D3/4G KHX1600C9D3/4GX KHX1600C10D3/4G KHX1600C9D3/4GX 16GB
1600, 1600, 1600, 1600 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
63.1% Good
MC Read 21.9
MC Write 22.9
MC Mixed 19.8
62% 21.5 GB/s
SC Read 17.4
SC Write 21.8
SC Mixed 19.9
56% 19.7 GB/s
Latency 58.2
69% 58.2 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 63.1%
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 Z87-A Builds (Compare 7,852 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 69%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 70%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 37%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Asus Z87-A - $200

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 49% - Average Total price: $1,025
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