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ASUS Z97-AR Review

Motherboard Asus Z97-AR
Processor Intel i7 4790K
Memory 2x8GB Crucial Ballistix Sport DDR3 PC3-12800
Hard Drive OCZ Vector 256GB
Power Supply OCZGXS850
Video Card Gigabyte R9 170
Operating System Windows 7 Professional 64-bit

Table of Contents

  1. Introduction
  2. Board Layout & Features
  3. UEFI BIOS
  4. UEFI BIOS Cont.
  5. Included Software
  6. Test System Setup
  7. Benchmarking: Ethernet Performance
  8. Benchmarking: SATA Performance
  9. Benchmarking: AIDA64 Benchmark
  10. Benchmarking: PCMark 8
  11. Benchmarking: Handbrake
  12. Benchmarking: Cinibench R15
  13. Benchmarking: HyperPi
  14. Overclocking & Final Thoughts

About Joe D

I have always had a passion for everything computing. In early 2000, I decided to take my passion to the web. Thus, C.O.D. was born. Through the years we have made many great friends at C.O.D. and hope to continue our journey for years to come.

3 comments

  1. What colour does the Strip by the sound chip glow in? Red or yellow or white???

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