Asus SABERTOOTH Z87

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 65%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat
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 good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 77.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics66.8% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at 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.
High background CPU (27%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus SABERTOOTH Z87  (all builds)
Memory30.1 GB free of 32 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit färger, 2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit färger
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170306
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 13 '17 at 11:14
Run Duration109 Seconds
Run User SWE-User
Background CPU 27%

 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 i7-4770K-$445
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
77.9% Very good
SC Int 92.9
SC Float 112
SC Mixed 106
83% 104 Pts
QC Int 373
QC Float 419
QC Mixed 388
89% 393 Pts
MC Int 547
MC Float 583
MC Mixed 571
85% 567 Pts
Poor: 69%
This bench: 77.9%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 295X2 (CrossFire Disabled)
Asus(1043 0484) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1018 MHz, MLim: 1250 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 17.10.1
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
66.8% Good
Lighting 197
Reflection 154
Parallax 266
69% 206 fps
MRender 123
Gravity 172
Splatting 173
66% 156 fps
Poor: 58%
This bench: 66.8%
Great: 71%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Pro 512GB-$354
397GB free
Firmware: DXM05B0Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
100% Outstanding
Read 525
Write 500
Mixed 497
113% 507 MB/s
4K Read 31.5
4K Write 84
4K Mixed 26.4
126% 47.3 MB/s
DQ Read 247
DQ Write 259
DQ Mixed 22.1
80% 176 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 100%
Great: 109%
Samsung 840 Pro 256GB-$299
237GB free
Firmware: DXM05B0Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Read 522
Write 501
Mixed 503
114% 509 MB/s
4K Read 30.9
4K Write 83.7
4K Mixed 26.1
125% 46.9 MB/s
DQ Read 269
DQ Write 290
DQ Mixed 85
118% 215 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 101%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Dominator DDR3 2133 C9 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
78.5% Very good
MC Read 28.8
MC Write 29.4
MC Mixed 25
79% 27.7 GB/s
SC Read 18.9
SC Write 20.4
SC Mixed 26.3
62% 21.9 GB/s
Latency 53.6
75% 53.6 ns
Poor: 47%
This bench: 78.5%
Great: 127%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical SABERTOOTH Z87 Builds (Compare 1,268 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH Z87 - $193

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 69% - Good Total price: $1,107
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