Asus SABERTOOTH Z87

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 106%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 63%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (68th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 32 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 73%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics133% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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 (12%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus SABERTOOTH Z87  (all builds)
Memory12.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130517
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 10 '18 at 22:48
Run Duration143 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 12%

 PC Performing above expectations (68th 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 i7-4770K-$459
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
73% Very good
SC Int 103
SC Float 104
SC Mixed 108
84% 105 Pts
QC Int 346
QC Float 358
QC Mixed 347
79% 350 Pts
MC Int 529
MC Float 566
MC Mixed 560
83% 552 Pts
Poor: 63%
This bench: 73%
Great: 91%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-Ti-$419
CLim: 2062 MHz, MLim: 2232 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 398.36
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
133% Outstanding
Lighting 433
Reflection 388
Parallax 454
136% 425 fps
MRender 229
Gravity 412
Splatting 257
131% 299 fps
Poor: 93%
This bench: 133%
Great: 129%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$95
19GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT01B6Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 456
Write 445
Mixed 363
94% 421 MB/s
4K Read 39.2
4K Write 117
4K Mixed 56.5
194% 70.8 MB/s
DQ Read 375
DQ Write 342
DQ Mixed 354
267% 357 MB/s
Poor: 77% Great: 124%
Samsung 840 Pro 256GB-$289
238GB free
Firmware: DXM05B0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 442 459 458 448 448 446 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
111% Outstanding
Read 462
Write 441
Mixed 333
SusWrite 450
95% 422 MB/s
4K Read 32.7
4K Write 105
4K Mixed 44.6
162% 60.9 MB/s
DQ Read 372
DQ Write 310
DQ Mixed 175
176% 286 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 111%
Great: 117%
WD Black 4TB (2012)-$262
3.5TB free
Firmware: 01.01L01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 146 147 147 148 147 146 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
86.7% Excellent
Read 155
Write 138
Mixed 104
SusWrite 147
100% 136 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 3.3
4K Mixed 1.1
217% 1.73 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 86.7%
Great: 90%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LP DDR3 1600 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
49.1% Average
MC Read 17.4
MC Write 18.3
MC Mixed 14.9
48% 16.9 GB/s
SC Read 10.8
SC Write 18.5
SC Mixed 14.6
42% 14.6 GB/s
Latency 72
56% 72 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 49.1%
Great: 62%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical SABERTOOTH Z87 Builds (Compare 2,552 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 55%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH Z87 - $193

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 76% - Very good Total price: $1,142
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Intel Core i5-8600K $240AMD RX 480 $280Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $163
HDDRAMUSB
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WD Blue 1TB (2012) $39Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $191SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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