Asus SABERTOOTH Z97 MARK 2

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 67%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 55%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (65th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 35 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 82%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics69.2% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive101% 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.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
High background CPU (24%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus SABERTOOTH Z97 MARK 2  (all builds)
Memory5.7 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150624
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 19 '17 at 14:02
Run Duration155 Seconds
Run User AUT-User
Background CPU 24%

 PC Performing above expectations (65th 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 i7-4790K-$339
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
82% Excellent
SC Int 120
SC Float 119
SC Mixed 119
95% 119 Pts
QC Int 384
QC Float 403
QC Mixed 394
89% 394 Pts
MC Int 580
MC Float 632
MC Mixed 624
92% 612 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 82%
Great: 99%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 390-$304
MaxC: 1010 MHz, MaxM: 1500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 17.1.1
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
69.2% Good
Lighting 203
Reflection 157
Parallax 250
67% 204 fps
MRender 126
Gravity 162
Splatting 175
70% 154 fps
Poor: 57%
This bench: 69.2%
Great: 74%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Pro 256GB-$138
212GB free
Firmware: EXM01B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Read 522
Write 487
Mixed 503
113% 504 MB/s
4K Read 36.7
4K Write 104
4K Mixed 26.8
145% 55.8 MB/s
DQ Read 37.6
DQ Write 301
DQ Mixed 26.4
63% 122 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 101%
Great: 122%
Toshiba DT01ACA300 3TB-$80
3TB free
Firmware: MX6OABB0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
108% Outstanding
Read 192
Write 185
Mixed 173
138% 183 MB/s
4K Read 1.18
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.2
108% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 108%
Great: 110%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$50
930GB free
Firmware: CC43 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
100% Outstanding
Read 190
Write 161
Mixed 148
124% 166 MB/s
4K Read 0.93
4K Write 1.68
4K Mixed 0.26
98% 0.95 MB/s
Poor: 73%
This bench: 100%
Great: 109%
Seagate ST3640323AS 640GB-$85
289GB free
Firmware: SD35 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
54.8% Above average
Read 95.4
Write 95.3
Mixed 86
69% 92.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.75
4K Write 1.51
4K Mixed 0.47
111% 0.91 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 54.8%
Great: 63%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR3 1600 C10 2x4GB-$60
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
58.3% Above average
MC Read 21
MC Write 21.3
MC Mixed 17.2
57% 19.8 GB/s
SC Read 16.4
SC Write 20.5
SC Mixed 18.2
52% 18.4 GB/s
Latency 61.5
65% 61.5 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 58.3%
Great: 60%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical SABERTOOTH Z97 MARK 2 Builds (Compare 781 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 64%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH Z97 MARK 2 - $299

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 78% - Very good Total price: $1,122
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