Asus SABERTOOTH Z87

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 83%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 68%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (82nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 18 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 101%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics82.5% 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 Drive87.9% 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus SABERTOOTH Z87  (all builds)
Memory14.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1200 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140818
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 07 '17 at 18:57
Run Duration134 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (82nd 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-$490
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
101% Outstanding
SC Int 131
SC Float 132
SC Mixed 132
105% 132 Pts
QC Int 519
QC Float 506
QC Mixed 519
117% 515 Pts
MC Int 662
MC Float 704
MC Mixed 693
103% 686 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 101%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 780 Ti-$410
Zotac(19DA 1314) 3GB
CLim: 1418 MHz, MLim: 1875 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
82.5% Excellent
Lighting 234
Reflection 192
Parallax 308
80% 244 fps
MRender 183
Gravity 260
Splatting 126
84% 189 fps
Poor: 59%
This bench: 82.5%
Great: 80%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX200 250GB-$134
208GB free
Firmware: MU04 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
87.9% Excellent
Read 528
Write 396
Mixed 414
99% 446 MB/s
4K Read 33.9
4K Write 108
4K Mixed 20.9
135% 54.2 MB/s
DQ Read 34.4
DQ Write 116
DQ Mixed 20.5
32% 57 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 87.9%
Great: 101%
Crucial MX300 750GB-$250
129GB free
Firmware: M0CR040 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (60th percentile)
75.3% Very good
Read 486
Write 328
Mixed 343
85% 385 MB/s
4K Read 28.8
4K Write 93.1
4K Mixed 15.8
113% 45.9 MB/s
DQ Read 28.8
DQ Write 117
DQ Mixed 45.7
43% 64 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 75.3%
Great: 88%
WD Black 1TB (2010)-$50
757GB free
Firmware: 05.01D05 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
66.4% Good
Read 120
Write 111
Mixed 118
88% 116 MB/s
4K Read 1.26
4K Write 1.73
4K Mixed 0.48
138% 1.16 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 66.4%
Great: 78%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Dominator DDR3 1600 C9 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
79% Very good
MC Read 28.6
MC Write 29.1
MC Mixed 25.2
79% 27.6 GB/s
SC Read 20.4
SC Write 24.3
SC Mixed 24.6
66% 23.1 GB/s
Latency 52.6
76% 52.6 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 79%
Great: 65%
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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 1,536 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 62%
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Desktop
Desktop 74%
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Workstation
Workstation 54%
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Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH Z87 - $180

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 74% - Very good Total price: $1,016
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