Asus SABERTOOTH Z97 MARK 2

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 105%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 96%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 74%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (85th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 15 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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 90.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics116% 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.
Boot Drive116% 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.
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 8.1 is the second most recent version of Windows but it's worth upgrading to Windows 10 which has had several improvements made to the user interface including a better homescreen.
Run History
2 months ago, 2 months ago.
MotherboardAsus SABERTOOTH Z97 MARK 2  (all builds)
Memory13.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 8.1
BIOS Date20150225
Uptime2 Days
Run DateJul 17 '17 at 16:42
Run Duration148 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing way above expectations (85th 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 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
90.7% Outstanding
SC Int 130
SC Float 129
SC Mixed 128
103% 129 Pts
QC Int 448
QC Float 439
QC Mixed 442
100% 443 Pts
MC Int 658
MC Float 699
MC Mixed 687
102% 682 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 90.7%
Great: 98%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$400
CLim: 2113 MHz, MLim: 2227 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 382.33
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
116% Outstanding
Lighting 382
Reflection 329
Parallax 385
118% 365 fps
MRender 227
Gravity 329
Splatting 245
115% 267 fps
Poor: 88%
This bench: 116%
Great: 111%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 120GB-$72
38GB free
Firmware: EMT01B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
116% Outstanding
Read 518
Write 416
Mixed 416
100% 450 MB/s
4K Read 48.8
4K Write 96
4K Mixed 44.8
182% 63.2 MB/s
DQ Read 385
DQ Write 276
DQ Mixed 104
139% 255 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 116%
Great: 115%
WD Black 1TB (2013)-$60
753GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
94.4% Outstanding
Read 183
Write 146
Mixed 144
118% 158 MB/s
4K Read 1.02
4K Write 2.24
4K Mixed 0.34
122% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 94.4%
Great: 105%
WD Black 640GB (2008)-$63
247GB free
Firmware: 01.03B01 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
60.5% Good
Read 118
Write 92.4
Mixed 83.9
73% 98.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.71
4K Write 2.18
4K Mixed 0.45
121% 1.12 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 60.5%
Great: 65%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS8G3D1609DS1S00. 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
63.4% Good
MC Read 22.1
MC Write 22.5
MC Mixed 19.8
61% 21.5 GB/s
SC Read 17.6
SC Write 23.7
SC Mixed 20.3
59% 20.5 GB/s
Latency 57.3
70% 57.3 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 63.4%
Great: 64%
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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 64%
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Desktop
Desktop 79%
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Workstation
Workstation 59%
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Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH Z97 MARK 2 - $299

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $1,194
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