Asus SABERTOOTH Z97 MARK 1/USB 3.1

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 87%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 51%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (43rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 57 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 81.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics93.3% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive77.9% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory12GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 12GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 8 years and 4 months old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
Run History
2 months ago, 28 days ago.
MotherboardAsus SABERTOOTH Z97 MARK 1/USB 3.1  (all builds)
Memory8 GB free of 12 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 1600 x 900 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20150427
Uptime0.3 Days
Run DateNov 15 '17 at 02:13
Run Duration150 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing as expected (43rd 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 i5-4690K-$235
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
81.9% Excellent
SC Int 110
SC Float 114
SC Mixed 112
90% 112 Pts
QC Int 434
QC Float 433
QC Mixed 427
98% 432 Pts
MC Int 436
MC Float 436
MC Mixed 423
65% 432 Pts
Poor: 63%
This bench: 81.9%
Great: 100%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980 Ti-$550
MSI(1462 3230) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1500 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
93.3% Outstanding
Lighting 245
Reflection 294
Parallax 333
86% 290 fps
MRender 196
Gravity 285
Splatting 208
99% 230 fps
Poor: 70%
This bench: 93.3%
Great: 114%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SSD 240GB
141GB free
Firmware: SAFM00.f Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
75.4% Very good
Read 512
Write 297
Mixed 279
80% 362 MB/s
4K Read 25.9
4K Write 106
4K Mixed 11.6
110% 47.8 MB/s
DQ Read 201
DQ Write 52.1
DQ Mixed 19.2
42% 90.9 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 75.4%
Great: 97%
Samsung 850 Pro 256GB-$113
8GB free
Firmware: EXM02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
77.9% Very good
Read 515
Write 166
Mixed 268
69% 316 MB/s
4K Read 36
4K Write 103
4K Mixed 24.5
141% 54.6 MB/s
DQ Read 229
DQ Write 40.4
DQ Mixed 32.2
50% 100 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 77.9%
Great: 123%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$49
801GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
95.1% Outstanding
Read 168
Write 164
Mixed 126
114% 152 MB/s
4K Read 0.62
4K Write 2.39
4K Mixed 0.32
106% 1.11 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 95.1%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMT351U6CFR8C-PB 1314 992074 (997074) 12GB
1600, 1600 MHz
4096, 8192 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
49.3% Average
MC Read 17.2
MC Write 17.4
MC Mixed 14.6
47% 16.4 GB/s
SC Read 14.4
SC Write 18.3
SC Mixed 16
46% 16.2 GB/s
Latency 65.4
61% 65.4 ns
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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/USB 3.1 Builds (Compare 199 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
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Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH Z97 MARK 1/USB 3.1

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 90% - Outstanding Total price: $726
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