Asus SABERTOOTH Z97 MARK 1

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 74%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (71st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 29 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 86.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics74.9% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive105% 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.
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 (39%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus SABERTOOTH Z97 MARK 1  (all builds)
Memory13.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1200 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151027
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 12 '17 at 18:13
Run Duration186 Seconds
Run User BEL-User
Background CPU 39%

 PC Performing above expectations (71st 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 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
86.7% Excellent
SC Int 126
SC Float 127
SC Mixed 121
100% 125 Pts
QC Int 407
QC Float 420
QC Mixed 422
94% 416 Pts
MC Int 639
MC Float 684
MC Mixed 684
100% 669 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 86.7%
Great: 100%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$260
MSI(1462 3282) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1923 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 385.69
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
74.9% Very good
Lighting 237
Reflection 204
Parallax 241
74% 227 fps
MRender 153
Gravity 214
Splatting 161
76% 176 fps
Poor: 65%
This bench: 74.9%
Great: 78%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Pro 256GB-$120
132GB free
Firmware: EXM04B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
105% Outstanding
Read 503
Write 491
Mixed 498
111% 497 MB/s
4K Read 39.6
4K Write 107
4K Mixed 39
166% 61.8 MB/s
DQ Read 39.1
DQ Write 173
DQ Mixed 116
86% 109 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 105%
Great: 124%
WD Black 1TB (2010)-$81
836GB free
Firmware: 05.01D05 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
69.3% Good
Read 132
Write 110
Mixed 112
89% 118 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.68
4K Mixed 0.39
108% 0.96 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 69.3%
Great: 78%
WD Black 2TB (2010)-$143
647GB free
Firmware: 05.01D05 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
78.6% Very good
Read 134
Write 140
Mixed 98.5
92% 124 MB/s
4K Read 0.67
4K Write 2.77
4K Mixed 0.36
119% 1.27 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 78.6%
Great: 86%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance Pro DDR3 2133 C9 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
79.3% Very good
MC Read 28.9
MC Write 29.2
MC Mixed 25.1
79% 27.7 GB/s
SC Read 19.9
SC Write 23.7
SC Mixed 23.2
64% 22.3 GB/s
Latency 48
83% 48 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 79.3%
Great: 81%
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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 711 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 64%
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Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH Z97 MARK 1 - $272

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $1,205
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