Asrock Z97 Anniversary

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 20%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 46%
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 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 68.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics11.6% is a very low 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive115% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
Memory24GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 24GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 8 years and 9 months old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
High background CPU (26%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsrock Z97 Anniversary  (all builds)
Memory17.5 GB free of 24 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1680 x 1050 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20160527
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJan 13 '18 at 19:32
Run Duration364 Seconds
Run User CYP-User
Background CPU 26%

 PC Performing above expectations (60th 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 i7-4790-$308
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
68.6% Good
SC Int 108
SC Float 112
SC Mixed 98
85% 106 Pts
QC Int 344
QC Float 344
QC Mixed 338
78% 342 Pts
MC Int 442
MC Float 459
MC Mixed 460
68% 454 Pts
Poor: 64%
This bench: 68.6%
Great: 87%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce GTS 450
Device(0000 0000) 1GB
CLim: 880 MHz, MLim: 975 MHz, Ram: 1GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
11.6% Very poor
Lighting 32.6
Reflection 33
Parallax 29.1
10% 31.6 fps
MRender 30.2
Gravity 33.5
Splatting 27.7
13% 30.5 fps
Poor: 7%
This bench: 11.6%
Great: 12%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$90
105GB free
Firmware: EMT0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
115% Outstanding
Read 506
Write 406
Mixed 410
98% 441 MB/s
4K Read 45.9
4K Write 105
4K Mixed 48.3
187% 66.5 MB/s
DQ Read 330
DQ Write 253
DQ Mixed 119
136% 234 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 115%
Great: 115%
Samsung Spinpoint F4 2TB-$50
139GB free
Firmware: 1AQ1 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
58.6% Above average
Read 70.5
Write 133
Mixed 90.2
74% 98.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.54
4K Write 2.64
4K Mixed 0.29
104% 1.15 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 58.6%
Great: 78%
HP Photosmart C7200 1GB
1GB free, PID null
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
3.39% Terrible
Read 12.2
Write 3.79
Mixed 5.6
8% 7.2 MB/s
4K Read 3.02
4K Write 0.03
4K Mixed 0.03
13% 1.02 MB/s
Poor: 3%
This bench: 3.39%
Great: 3%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 992017 (997017) 0420 F3-2400C10-8GTX 0420 F3-2400C10-8GTX 24GB
1333, 1333, 1333 MHz
8192, 8192, 8192 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
34.5% Below average
MC Read 11.8
MC Write 11.7
MC Mixed 10
32% 11.2 GB/s
SC Read 10.5
SC Write 11.8
SC Mixed 10.5
31% 10.9 GB/s
Latency 73
55% 73 ns
Poor: 34%
This bench: 34.5%
Great: 42%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 62%
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Desktop
Desktop 73%
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Workstation
Workstation 48%
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Motherboard: Asrock Z97 Anniversary - $95

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 76% - Very good Total price: $810
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