Asus SABERTOOTH Z97 MARK 1

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 115%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 98%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 79%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (63rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 37 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 99.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics134% 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 Drive100% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
MotherboardAsus SABERTOOTH Z97 MARK 1  (all builds)
Memory28.3 GB free of 32 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display4096 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150225
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 17 '17 at 18:36
Run Duration152 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (63rd 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 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
99.2% Outstanding
SC Int 136
SC Float 139
SC Mixed 132
108% 136 Pts
QC Int 509
QC Float 502
QC Mixed 501
114% 504 Pts
MC Int 674
MC Float 720
MC Mixed 716
105% 703 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 99.2%
Great: 100%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$530
CLim: 2062 MHz, MLim: 2551 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 384.76
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
134% Outstanding
Lighting 439
Reflection 395
Parallax 419
134% 418 fps
MRender 246
Gravity 422
Splatting 258
135% 309 fps
Poor: 98%
This bench: 134%
Great: 142%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$140
217GB free
Firmware: EMT01B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
100% Outstanding
Read 515
Write 406
Mixed 415
99% 445 MB/s
4K Read 48.6
4K Write 114
4K Mixed 30.6
173% 64.3 MB/s
DQ Read 48.8
DQ Write 121
DQ Mixed 116
80% 95.5 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 100%
Great: 117%
Toshiba X300 4TB-$106
2TB free
Firmware: FP2A Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
86.6% Excellent
Read 151
Write 151
Mixed 134
109% 145 MB/s
4K Read 2.33
4K Write 2.23
4K Mixed 0.26
168% 1.61 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 86.6%
Great: 102%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.11 1.5TB-$90
1TB free
Firmware: CC71 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
55.9% Above average
Read 99.3
Write 95.5
Mixed 97.5
74% 97.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.37
4K Write 1.32
4K Mixed 0.52
98% 0.73 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 55.9%
Great: 66%
Generic STORAGE DEVICE 32GB
19GB free, PID 0723
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Poor: 5% Great: 17%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance Pro DDR3 2400 C11 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 2448 MHz
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
88.2% Excellent
MC Read 33.3
MC Write 32.6
MC Mixed 27.8
89% 31.2 GB/s
SC Read 19.4
SC Write 25.2
SC Mixed 27.5
69% 24 GB/s
Latency 47.2
85% 47.2 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 88.2%
Great: 88%
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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 1 Builds (Compare 775 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH Z97 MARK 1 - $272

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 81% - Excellent Total price: $1,157
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