Asus SABERTOOTH Z87

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 74%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht
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 89.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics75.3% 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 Drive75.2% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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)
Memory14.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170306
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 17 '18 at 18:31
Run Duration108 Seconds
Run User SVN-User
Background CPU10%

 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 i5-4670K-$270
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
89.7% Excellent
SC Int 118
SC Float 120
SC Mixed 120
95% 119 Pts
QC Int 475
QC Float 474
QC Mixed 471
107% 473 Pts
MC Int 473
MC Float 480
MC Mixed 479
72% 477 Pts
Poor: 62%
This bench: 89.7%
Great: 97%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$370
Gigabyte(1458 36E1) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1631 MHz, MLim: 1774 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 397.64
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
75.3% Very good
Lighting 240
Reflection 203
Parallax 243
75% 229 fps
MRender 165
Gravity 216
Splatting 143
76% 175 fps
Poor: 51%
This bench: 75.3%
Great: 72%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Pro 128GB-$160
92GB free
Firmware: DXM0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
75.2% Very good
Read 381
Write 344
Mixed 358
81% 361 MB/s
4K Read 32.4
4K Write 75.5
4K Mixed 19.5
114% 42.5 MB/s
DQ Read 32.6
DQ Write 220
DQ Mixed 19.5
47% 90.8 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 75.2%
Great: 99%
WD Black 1TB (2013)-$70
926GB free
Firmware: 01.0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 186
Write 174
Mixed 138
124% 166 MB/s
4K Read 1.39
4K Write 2.89
4K Mixed 0.35
151% 1.54 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 103%
Great: 104%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR3 1600 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
63.8% Good
MC Read 22.6
MC Write 23.2
MC Mixed 19.5
62% 21.8 GB/s
SC Read 17.1
SC Write 22.1
SC Mixed 21.3
58% 20.2 GB/s
Latency 58.5
68% 58.5 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 63.8%
Great: 63%
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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 2,260 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH Z87 - $193

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $1,176
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