Asus SABERTOOTH Z97 MARK 1

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 76%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 68%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (78th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 22 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 96.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics73.7% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive105% 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
3 months ago, 3 months ago.
MotherboardAsus SABERTOOTH Z97 MARK 1  (all builds)
Memory12.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151027
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 14 '18 at 12:15
Run Duration106 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing above expectations (78th 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-$352
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
96.2% Outstanding
SC Int 130
SC Float 131
SC Mixed 130
104% 130 Pts
QC Int 475
QC Float 454
QC Mixed 485
107% 472 Pts
MC Int 644
MC Float 692
MC Mixed 674
100% 670 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 96.2%
Great: 100%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$300
CLim: 1961 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 390.77
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
73.7% Very good
Lighting 237
Reflection 202
Parallax 219
71% 219 fps
MRender 149
Gravity 213
Splatting 165
76% 176 fps
Poor: 65%
This bench: 73.7%
Great: 79%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$139
200GB free
Firmware: EMT03B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
105% Outstanding
Read 500
Write 402
Mixed 416
98% 439 MB/s
4K Read 39.7
4K Write 80.1
4K Mixed 45.5
161% 55.1 MB/s
DQ Read 289
DQ Write 195
DQ Mixed 108
117% 197 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 105%
Great: 115%
Seagate FireCuda SSHD 2TB (2016)-$98
2TB free
Firmware: CC41 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
89.5% Excellent
Read 120
Write 191
Mixed 133
111% 148 MB/s
4K Read 0.75
4K Write 5.36
4K Mixed 0.85
225% 2.32 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 89.5%
Great: 105%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Savage DDR3 2400 C11 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
84.4% Excellent
MC Read 30.4
MC Write 32.5
MC Mixed 26.5
85% 29.8 GB/s
SC Read 20.3
SC Write 23.5
SC Mixed 25.8
66% 23.2 GB/s
Latency 48.2
83% 48.2 ns
Poor: 34%
This bench: 84.4%
Great: 87%
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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 Builds (Compare 1,142 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH Z97 MARK 1 - $272

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 80% - Excellent Total price: $1,132
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