Asus Z97-C

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 43%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 36%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (76th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 24 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 76.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics51.3% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive19.8% is an extremely low SSD score, this system will benefit from a faster SSD.
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.
Very high background CPU (100%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsus Z97-C  (all builds)
Memory13.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150305
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 16 '21 at 20:33
Run Duration178 Seconds
Run User AUT-User
Background CPU 100%
Watch Gameplay: 570 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing above expectations (76th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-4790-$236
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
76.8% Very good
Memory 92.5
1-Core 112
2-Core 194
80% 133 Pts
4-Core 330
8-Core 526
54% 428 Pts
64-Core 567
38% 567 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 76.8%
Great: 84%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 570-$150
CLim: 1300 MHz, MLim: 1750 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 20.10.35.02
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
51.3% Above average
Lighting 63.6
Reflection 60.8
Parallax 83.3
51% 69.2 fps
MRender 61.1
Gravity 63.9
Splatting 44.7
51% 56.6 fps
Poor: 38%
This bench: 51.3%
Great: 51%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Green 240GB (2018)-$38
168GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UF510000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 41 30 24 34 11 5.5 MB/s
Relative performance (0th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
19.8% Very poor
Read 210
Write 105
Mixed 137
SusWrite 24.4
26% 119 MB/s
4K Read 6.1
4K Write 12.3
4K Mixed 9.6
28% 9.33 MB/s
DQ Read 27.6
DQ Write 15
DQ Mixed 25.2
18% 22.6 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 19.8%
Great: 56%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS8G3D1609DS1S00. 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
60.5% Good
MC Read 21.6
MC Write 22.2
MC Mixed 19
60% 20.9 GB/s
SC Read 17.7
SC Write 19.3
SC Mixed 17.1
52% 18 GB/s
Latency 63.2
63% 63.2 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 60.5%
Great: 63%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 0: 0R 0G 0B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
0% 0% 0 9 7 60 23.5" 1280 720 QMX2421 Q24
Typical Z97-C Builds (Compare 1,332 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 45%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Asus Z97-C - $256

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 52% - Above average Total price: $1,036
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