Asus SABERTOOTH Z97 MARK 2/USB 3.1

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 69%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (57th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 43 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 80.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics73.9% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive49.9% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
Very high background CPU (35%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
2 months ago, 2 months ago.
MotherboardAsus SABERTOOTH Z97 MARK 2/USB 3.1  (all builds)
Memory11.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150817
Uptime0.7 Days
Run DateSep 14 '17 at 12:10
Run Duration119 Seconds
Run User DNK-User
Background CPU 35%

 PC Performing as expected (57th 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 i5-4670K-$270
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
80.8% Excellent
SC Int 101
SC Float 92.6
SC Mixed 109
81% 101 Pts
QC Int 432
QC Float 426
QC Mixed 423
97% 427 Pts
MC Int 426
MC Float 425
MC Mixed 416
63% 423 Pts
Poor: 62%
This bench: 80.8%
Great: 96%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 780 Ti-$410
Asus(1043 849E) 3GB
CLim: 1280 MHz, MLim: 1750 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 384.94
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
73.9% Very good
Lighting 207
Reflection 168
Parallax 290
73% 222 fps
MRender 162
Gravity 228
Splatting 112
74% 168 fps
Poor: 59%
This bench: 73.9%
Great: 80%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Toshiba Q300 240GB-$67
71GB free
Firmware: SAFM12.3 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
64% Good
Read 484
Write 270
Mixed 274
76% 343 MB/s
4K Read 19.4
4K Write 50.7
4K Mixed 6.92
65% 25.7 MB/s
DQ Read 257
DQ Write 187
DQ Mixed 35.3
77% 160 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 64%
Great: 70%
Kingston HyperX 3K 120GB-$85
4GB free
Firmware: 506ABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
49.9% Average
Read 455
Write 126
Mixed 160
54% 247 MB/s
4K Read 11.4
4K Write 71.6
4K Mixed 9.64
68% 30.9 MB/s
DQ Read 15.7
DQ Write 185
DQ Mixed 36.8
47% 79.1 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 49.9%
Great: 77%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 1600 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
54.3% Above average
MC Read 19.4
MC Write 20.4
MC Mixed 17.9
55% 19.2 GB/s
SC Read 14.7
SC Write 18.8
SC Mixed 18
49% 17.2 GB/s
Latency 108
37% 108 ns
Poor: 28%
This bench: 54.3%
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 Z97 MARK 2/USB 3.1 Builds (Compare 166 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 64%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 81%
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Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH Z97 MARK 2/USB 3.1

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 79% - Very good Total price: $792
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