Asus SABERTOOTH Z77

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 31%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 61%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (40th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 60 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 78.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics25.8% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive61.9% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
3 months ago, 3 months ago.
MotherboardAsus SABERTOOTH Z77  (all builds)
Memory6 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1600 x 900 - 32 Bit cores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130813
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 15 '17 at 02:51
Run Duration188 Seconds
Run User PRT-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing as expected (40th 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 i7-3770K-$550
LGA1155, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
78.6% Very good
SC Int 105
SC Float 108
SC Mixed 106
85% 106 Pts
QC Int 336
QC Float 364
QC Mixed 400
83% 367 Pts
MC Int 519
MC Float 520
MC Mixed 526
78% 522 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 78.6%
Great: 90%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD HD 6950-$290
Asus(1043 03BE) 2GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.201.1151.1008
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
25.8% Poor
Lighting 92.1
Reflection 57.4
Parallax 79.2
27% 76.2 fps
MRender 43.7
Gravity 67.6
Splatting 65.9
25% 59.1 fps
Poor: 21%
This bench: 25.8%
Great: 26%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Transcend SSD370 128GB-$74
86GB free
Firmware: N1114B Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
61.9% Good
Read 497
Write 147
Mixed 229
63% 291 MB/s
4K Read 20.5
4K Write 58.5
4K Mixed 16.2
83% 31.7 MB/s
DQ Read 244
DQ Write 144
DQ Mixed 16.1
60% 135 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 61.9%
Great: 79%
Kingston SSDNow UV400 240GB-$83
46GB free
Firmware: 0C3G37R5 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
55.9% Above average
Read 478
Write 267
Mixed 251
73% 332 MB/s
4K Read 23.2
4K Write 26.8
4K Mixed 9.02
61% 19.7 MB/s
DQ Read 29.3
DQ Write 101
DQ Mixed 8.64
23% 46.3 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 55.9%
Great: 69%
Kingston SSDNow UV400 240GB-$83
27GB free
Firmware: 0C3G37R5 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below potential (1st percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
36.1% Below average
Read 254
Write 140
Mixed 144
40% 179 MB/s
4K Read 21
4K Write 25.9
4K Mixed 8.24
56% 18.4 MB/s
DQ Read 26.7
DQ Write 28.4
DQ Mixed 30.8
22% 28.6 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 36.1%
Great: 69%
TOSHIBA External USB 3.0 1TB
24GB free, PID a006
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
24.4% Poor
Read 52.9
Write 56.9
Mixed 52
70% 53.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.35
4K Write 1.37
4K Mixed 0.2
55% 0.64 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 24.4%
Great: 40%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 2400 C11 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing below potential (4th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
28.4% Poor
MC Read 9.4
MC Write 8.4
MC Mixed 8
25% 8.6 GB/s
SC Read 8.7
SC Write 9.3
SC Mixed 8.8
26% 8.93 GB/s
Latency 63.2
63% 63.2 ns
Poor: 30%
This bench: 28.4%
Great: 83%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 61%
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Desktop
Desktop 70%
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Workstation
Workstation 51%
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Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH Z77 - $210

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 68% - Good Total price: $1,280
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