Asus Z87-PRO

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 22%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 62%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 38%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (59th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 41 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 90.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics13.4% is a very low 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (11%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus Z87-PRO  (all builds)
Memory10 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit färger
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140818
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 05 '19 at 14:55
Run Duration125 Seconds
Run User NOR-User
Background CPU 11%

 PC Performing as expected (59th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i5-4690K-$189
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.7 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
90.8% Outstanding
1-Core 136
2-Core 268
95% 202 Pts
4-Core 515
8-Core 508
70% 511 Pts
64-Core 507
34% 507 Pts
Poor: 54%
This bench: 90.8%
Great: 89%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 460-$203
EVGA(3842 1370) 1GB
CLim: 720 MHz, MLim: 900 MHz, Ram: 1GB, Driver: 391.35
Performing below potential (39th percentile) - Disable monitor sync before benchmarking (45 fps cap detected)
13.4% Very poor
Lighting 45.8
Reflection 46.6
Parallax 43.7
12% 45.4 fps
MRender 45.2
Gravity 46.4
Splatting 41.2
14% 44.3 fps
Poor: 12%
This bench: 13.4%
Great: 15%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$85
9GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT01B6Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 492
Write 476
Mixed 375
100% 448 MB/s
4K Read 44.3
4K Write 130
4K Mixed 61.3
215% 78.6 MB/s
DQ Read 380
DQ Write 348
DQ Mixed 362
272% 363 MB/s
Poor: 77% Great: 125%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 3TB-$50
787GB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 158 162 161 163 165 164 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
51.6% Above average
Read 17.5
Write 144
Mixed 17.5
SusWrite 162
62% 85.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.8
154% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 51.6%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance Pro DDR3 2400 C11 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
88.1% Excellent
MC Read 32.1
MC Write 34.1
MC Mixed 28.1
90% 31.4 GB/s
SC Read 20.8
SC Write 25.3
SC Mixed 24.8
68% 23.6 GB/s
Latency 49.8
80% 49.8 ns
Poor: 28%
This bench: 88.1%
Great: 87%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z87-PRO Builds (Compare 7,514 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 73%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 51%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asus Z87-PRO - $158

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 56% - Above average Total price: $904
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HDDRAMUSB
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