Asus SABERTOOTH Z77

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (77th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 23 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 83.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics73.5% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive53.8% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 8 years and 5 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.
Very high background CPU (31%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus SABERTOOTH Z77  (all builds)
Memory12 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20130813
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 13 '18 at 10:14
Run Duration149 Seconds
Run User CZE-User
Background CPU 31%

 PC Performing above expectations (77th 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 i5-2500K-$246
LGA1155, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
83.5% Excellent
SC Int 109
SC Float 110
SC Mixed 110
88% 110 Pts
QC Int 430
QC Float 433
QC Mixed 441
99% 435 Pts
MC Int 438
MC Float 440
MC Mixed 442
66% 440 Pts
Poor: 54%
This bench: 83.5%
Great: 90%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$275
Nvidia(10DE 1C03) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 390.65
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
73.5% Very good
Lighting 233
Reflection 198
Parallax 215
70% 216 fps
MRender 153
Gravity 213
Splatting 166
76% 177 fps
Poor: 67%
This bench: 73.5%
Great: 79%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
OCZ Agility 3 240GB-$199
160GB free
Firmware: 2.22 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
53.8% Above average
Read 157
Write 158
Mixed 172
36% 163 MB/s
4K Read 25.5
4K Write 96.1
4K Mixed 14.3
108% 45.3 MB/s
DQ Read 123
DQ Write 186
DQ Mixed 44
64% 117 MB/s
Poor: 32%
This bench: 53.8%
Great: 59%
WD Blue 1TB (2015)-$46
643GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
75.9% Very good
Read 132
Write 132
Mixed 110
93% 125 MB/s
4K Read 0.96
4K Write 2.71
4K Mixed 0.28
121% 1.31 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 75.9%
Great: 87%
WD WD1200JS-00MHB0 120GB
112GB free
Firmware: 10.02E02 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
33.4% Below average
Read 57.7
Write 58.1
Mixed 22
34% 45.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.57
4K Write 1.86
4K Mixed 0.41
103% 0.95 MB/s
Poor: 21%
This bench: 33.4%
Great: 35%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 1600 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
61.1% Good
MC Read 21.5
MC Write 22.9
MC Mixed 19.4
61% 21.3 GB/s
SC Read 16
SC Write 16.6
SC Mixed 17.7
48% 16.8 GB/s
Latency 57.2
70% 57.2 ns
Poor: 30%
This bench: 61.1%
Great: 62%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical SABERTOOTH Z77 Builds (Compare 3,451 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 61%
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Desktop
Desktop 70%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 51%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH Z77 - $210

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 69% - Good Total price: $1,262
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