Asrock Z97M Pro4

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 65%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 49%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (32nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 68 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 80%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics65.9% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive91.4% 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.
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.
MotherboardAsrock Z97M Pro4  (all builds)
Memory11.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160527
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 22 '18 at 01:24
Run Duration146 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing below expectations (32nd 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 i5-4690K-$235
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
80% Very good
SC Int 105
SC Float 107
SC Mixed 106
85% 106 Pts
QC Int 423
QC Float 416
QC Mixed 423
95% 421 Pts
MC Int 422
MC Float 418
MC Mixed 421
63% 420 Pts
Poor: 55%
This bench: 80%
Great: 98%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 Fury-X-$781
CLim: 785 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 17.12.1
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
65.9% Good
Lighting 202
Reflection 114
Parallax 286
72% 201 fps
MRender 92.5
Gravity 201
Splatting 128
62% 140 fps
Poor: 65%
This bench: 65.9%
Great: 88%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$100
202GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT03B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
91.4% Outstanding
Read 502
Write 403
Mixed 410
98% 438 MB/s
4K Read 42.1
4K Write 92.8
4K Mixed 27.2
148% 54 MB/s
DQ Read 44
DQ Write 102
DQ Mixed 26.9
34% 57.8 MB/s
Poor: 81%
This bench: 91.4%
Great: 134%
Samsung 840 Evo 120GB-$138
5GB free
Firmware: EXT0DB6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
88.6% Excellent
Read 496
Write 332
Mixed 336
86% 388 MB/s
4K Read 41.7
4K Write 67.8
4K Mixed 20.5
125% 43.3 MB/s
DQ Read 329
DQ Write 216
DQ Mixed 20
83% 188 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 88.6%
Great: 109%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$44
247GB free
Firmware: CC27 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
78.4% Very good
Read 138
Write 135
Mixed 144
105% 139 MB/s
4K Read 0.81
4K Write 1.51
4K Mixed 0.35
100% 0.89 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 78.4%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL RipjawsX DDR3 1600 C8 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
59.5% Above average
MC Read 21.5
MC Write 22.9
MC Mixed 17.7
59% 20.7 GB/s
SC Read 15.1
SC Write 19.7
SC Mixed 18.8
51% 17.9 GB/s
Latency 68.9
58% 68.9 ns
Poor: 47%
This bench: 59.5%
Great: 67%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z97M Pro4 Builds (Compare 554 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asrock Z97M Pro4 - $196

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 98% - Outstanding Total price: $689
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