Asus SABERTOOTH Z97 MARK 1/USB 3.1

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 111%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 74%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (54th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 46 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 93.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics131% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive108% 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
2 months ago, 2 months ago.
MotherboardAsus SABERTOOTH Z97 MARK 1/USB 3.1  (all builds)
Memory10.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151111
Uptime0.8 Days
Run DateJun 14 '18 at 04:59
Run Duration209 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU6%

 PC Performing as expected (54th 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-$330
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
93.9% Outstanding
SC Int 128
SC Float 126
SC Mixed 128
102% 128 Pts
QC Int 433
QC Float 413
QC Mixed 468
99% 438 Pts
MC Int 652
MC Float 700
MC Mixed 688
102% 680 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 93.9%
Great: 98%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$470
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 397.64
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
131% Outstanding
Lighting 417
Reflection 396
Parallax 417
129% 410 fps
MRender 246
Gravity 410
Splatting 256
133% 304 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 131%
Great: 140%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$120
318GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
108% Outstanding
Read 498
Write 399
Mixed 412
97% 436 MB/s
4K Read 41.2
4K Write 88
4K Mixed 46.6
169% 58.6 MB/s
DQ Read 286
DQ Write 233
DQ Mixed 121
128% 213 MB/s
Poor: 84%
This bench: 108%
Great: 135%
WD Green 2TB (2011)-$70
2TB free
Firmware: 51.0AB51 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
65.7% Good
Read 111
Write 118
Mixed 115
86% 114 MB/s
4K Read 0.83
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 0.17
98% 1.14 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 65.7%
Great: 68%
Hitachi HMS5C4040BLE640 4TB
343GB free
Firmware: MPAOA5D0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
74.8% Very good
Read 137
Write 124
Mixed 109
92% 123 MB/s
4K Read 0.79
4K Write 1.56
4K Mixed 0.18
82% 0.84 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 74.8%
Great: 75%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$44
144GB free
Firmware: CC43 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
63.5% Good
Read 104
Write 118
Mixed 106
82% 109 MB/s
4K Read 0.87
4K Write 1.47
4K Mixed 0.33
100% 0.89 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 63.5%
Great: 115%
Hitachi HTS725050A7E630 500GB-$125
130GB free
Firmware: GH2OA560 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
50.6% Above average
Read 92.1
Write 84
Mixed 79.8
64% 85.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.76
4K Write 1.47
4K Mixed 0.21
82% 0.81 MB/s
Poor: 27%
This bench: 50.6%
Great: 70%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$44
16GB free
Firmware: CC43 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
65.9% Good
Read 98.3
Write 131
Mixed 95.8
81% 109 MB/s
4K Read 1.03
4K Write 1.37
4K Mixed 0.26
98% 0.89 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 65.9%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston 9905474-037.A00LF 9905402-477.A00LF 9905474-037.A00LF 9905402-477.A00LF 16GB
1600, 1600, 1600, 1600 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
59.2% Above average
MC Read 21.5
MC Write 21.5
MC Mixed 16.8
57% 19.9 GB/s
SC Read 15.4
SC Write 23.5
SC Mixed 20.1
56% 19.7 GB/s
Latency 61.4
65% 61.4 ns
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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/USB 3.1 Builds (Compare 345 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH Z97 MARK 1/USB 3.1

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 85% - Excellent Total price: $820
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