Asus SABERTOOTH Z87

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 81%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 49%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (85th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 15 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 74.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics86.8% 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 Drive120% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (13%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus SABERTOOTH Z87  (all builds)
Memory13.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170306
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 16 '19 at 16:26
Run Duration140 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 13%

 PC Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i5-4670K-$280
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
74.1% Very good
1-Core 121
2-Core 239
85% 180 Pts
4-Core 464
8-Core 467
64% 466 Pts
64-Core 453
30% 453 Pts
Poor: 50%
This bench: 74.1%
Great: 79%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$359
Gigabyte(1458 3773) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 2152 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 425.31
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
86.8% Excellent
Lighting 338
Reflection 310
Parallax 362
88% 337 fps
MRender 224
Gravity 320
Splatting 249
85% 264 fps
Poor: 69%
This bench: 86.8%
Great: 86%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX500 250GB-$48
111GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M3CR023
SusWrite @10s intervals: 410 443 442 424 428 427 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
120% Outstanding
Read 467
Write 421
Mixed 405
SusWrite 429
97% 430 MB/s
4K Read 36.7
4K Write 110
4K Mixed 58.6
189% 68.4 MB/s
DQ Read 385
DQ Write 348
DQ Mixed 278
233% 337 MB/s
Poor: 75%
This bench: 120%
Great: 125%
WD Green 1TB (2009)-$120
453GB free
Firmware: 01.00A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 76 76 76 77 77 77 MB/s
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
41.3% Average
Read 67.5
Write 69.9
Mixed 43.9
SusWrite 76.5
47% 64.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1
4K Mixed 0.8
132% 0.8 MB/s
Poor: 19%
This bench: 41.3%
Great: 58%
WD Blue 640GB (2008)-$28
595GB free
Firmware: 01.03B01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 107 109 109 110 111 111 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
62.5% Good
Read 108
Write 108
Mixed 70.6
SusWrite 110
73% 99.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 1
188% 1.43 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 62.5%
Great: 63%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LP DDR3 1600 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
62.7% Good
MC Read 22.1
MC Write 23.1
MC Mixed 19.6
62% 21.6 GB/s
SC Read 17.6
SC Write 22.5
SC Mixed 18.7
56% 19.6 GB/s
Latency 63.4
63% 63.4 ns
Poor: 28%
This bench: 62.7%
Great: 62%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 71%
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Desktop
Desktop 73%
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Workstation
Workstation 51%
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Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH Z87 - $193

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 53% - Above average Total price: $952
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HDDRAMUSB
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WD Blue 1TB (2012) $37Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $70SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $14
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