Asus SABERTOOTH Z97 MARK 2

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 96%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 71%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (55th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 45 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 89.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics99.2% 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 Drive90.9% 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.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (18%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
5 days ago, 5 days ago.
MotherboardAsus SABERTOOTH Z97 MARK 2  (all builds)
Memory24.7 GB free of 32 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140930
Uptime3 Days
Run DateDec 08 '17 at 00:30
Run Duration150 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 18%

 PC Performing as expected (55th 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-$326
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
89.7% Excellent
SC Int 136
SC Float 138
SC Mixed 135
109% 136 Pts
QC Int 432
QC Float 418
QC Mixed 424
96% 425 Pts
MC Int 647
MC Float 663
MC Mixed 673
99% 661 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 89.7%
Great: 101%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$410
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 388.31
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
99.2% Outstanding
Lighting 307
Reflection 297
Parallax 309
95% 304 fps
MRender 206
Gravity 284
Splatting 228
102% 239 fps
Poor: 77%
This bench: 99.2%
Great: 110%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial BX100 250GB-$155
75GB free
Firmware: MU01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
90.9% Outstanding
Read 516
Write 363
Mixed 428
97% 436 MB/s
4K Read 30.6
4K Write 117
4K Mixed 23.4
138% 56.9 MB/s
DQ Read 31.7
DQ Write 313
DQ Mixed 23.6
62% 123 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 90.9%
Great: 102%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$45
854GB free
Firmware: CC43 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
105% Outstanding
Read 195
Write 170
Mixed 142
126% 169 MB/s
4K Read 1.01
4K Write 1.66
4K Mixed 0.3
106% 0.99 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 105%
Great: 109%
Seagate BUP Slim SL 1.5TB
425GB free
Firmware: 0302
4KALIGNED
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
23.5% Poor
Read 39.6
Write 42
Mixed 40.8
31% 40.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.37
4K Write 1.44
4K Mixed 0.36
82% 0.72 MB/s
Poor: 16%
This bench: 23.5%
Great: 66%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown CMZ16GX3M2A1866C10 0215 CMZ16GX3M2A1866C10 0118 8GBH2X04F1AA28-15 0118 8GBH2X04F1AA28-15 32GB
1333, 1333, 1600, 1600 MHz
8192, 8192, 8192, 8192 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
71.6% Very good
MC Read 25.5
MC Write 26.2
MC Mixed 22.1
70% 24.6 GB/s
SC Read 18.1
SC Write 25.1
SC Mixed 23.9
64% 22.4 GB/s
Latency 54.8
73% 54.8 ns
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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 63%
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Desktop
Desktop 80%
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Workstation
Workstation 59%
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Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH Z97 MARK 2 - $299

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 78% - Very good Total price: $1,103
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