Asus SABERTOOTH Z87

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 38%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 50%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (47th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 53 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 69.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics33.9% 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 Drive90.2% 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.
Memory24GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 24GB 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.
Run History
3 months ago, 2 months ago.
MotherboardAsus SABERTOOTH Z87  (all builds)
Memory20.2 GB free of 24 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170306
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 17 '18 at 08:04
Run Duration145 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing as expected (47th 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-$471
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
69.9% Good
SC Int 109
SC Float 108
SC Mixed 109
87% 109 Pts
QC Int 350
QC Float 336
QC Mixed 325
76% 337 Pts
MC Int 526
MC Float 564
MC Mixed 510
80% 533 Pts
Poor: 61%
This bench: 69.9%
Great: 91%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 270-$200
CLim: 975 MHz, MLim: 1400 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 17.11.1
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
33.9% Below average
Lighting 105
Reflection 81.5
Parallax 136
36% 107 fps
MRender 59.1
Gravity 87.3
Splatting 84.2
32% 76.9 fps
Poor: 24%
This bench: 33.9%
Great: 35%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Evo 500GB-$301
124GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXT0BB6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
90.2% Outstanding
Read 503
Write 345
Mixed 350
88% 399 MB/s
4K Read 43.8
4K Write 75.4
4K Mixed 23.5
136% 47.6 MB/s
DQ Read 211
DQ Write 206
DQ Mixed 22.9
68% 146 MB/s
Poor: 67%
This bench: 90.2%
Great: 127%
WD Black 2TB (2013)-$95
1.5TB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
83.1% Excellent
Read 153
Write 136
Mixed 133
106% 141 MB/s
4K Read 0.82
4K Write 3.43
4K Mixed 0.17
117% 1.48 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 83.1%
Great: 111%
Lacie Rugged Mini USB3 500GB
68GB free
Firmware: 1053
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
22.1% Poor
Read 38.4
Write 38.5
Mixed 30.9
27% 35.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.58
4K Write 0.32
4K Mixed 0.02
32% 0.31 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 22.1%
Great: 71%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 1866 CL10 Series 3x8GB
3 of 4 slots used
24GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
59.1% Above average
MC Read 20.8
MC Write 21.8
MC Mixed 18.4
58% 20.3 GB/s
SC Read 15.2
SC Write 19.7
SC Mixed 18.4
51% 17.8 GB/s
Latency 62.5
64% 62.5 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 59.1%
Great: 67%
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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 2,470 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 55%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH Z87 - $193

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 76% - Very good Total price: $1,154
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