Asus SABERTOOTH Z87

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 90%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 65%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 52%
Yacht
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (43rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 57 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 65.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics105% 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 Drive60.4% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB 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.
Very high background CPU (34%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus SABERTOOTH Z87  (all builds)
Memory12.4 GB free of 32 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130419
Uptime1 Days
Run DateApr 25 '19 at 19:58
Run Duration151 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 34%

 PC Performing as expected (43rd 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-$293
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.65 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
65.4% Good
SC Int 98
SC Float 98.5
SC Mixed 97.8
78% 98.1 Pts
QC Int 301
QC Float 325
QC Mixed 309
71% 312 Pts
MC Int 517
MC Float 482
MC Mixed 495
75% 498 Pts
Poor: 63%
This bench: 65.4%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980 Ti-$480
EVGA(3842 4998) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1582 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 430.39
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
105% Outstanding
Lighting 336
Reflection 301
Parallax 366
107% 334 fps
MRender 198
Gravity 302
Splatting 216
103% 239 fps
Poor: 74%
This bench: 105%
Great: 111%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Pro 512GB-$300
19GB free (System drive)
Firmware: DXM05B0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 132 101 83 65 73 69 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
60.4% Good
Read 287
Write 226
Mixed 229
SusWrite 87.3
46% 207 MB/s
4K Read 23.3
4K Write 61.5
4K Mixed 30.9
107% 38.6 MB/s
DQ Read 250
DQ Write 212
DQ Mixed 138
129% 200 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 60.4%
Great: 118%
WD WD80EMAZ-00WJTA0 8TB
2TB free
Firmware: 83.H0A83
SusWrite @10s intervals: 159 152 158 156 153 156 MB/s
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
87.8% Excellent
Read 149
Write 150
Mixed 88
SusWrite 156
100% 136 MB/s
4K Read 1.9
4K Write 4.7
4K Mixed 0.9
266% 2.5 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 87.8%
Great: 107%
WD Black 3TB (2012)-$200
165GB free
Firmware: 01.01L01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 150 148 149 149 149 150 MB/s
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
86.4% Excellent
Read 152
Write 146
Mixed 97.2
SusWrite 149
100% 136 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.9
4K Mixed 0.9
187% 1.53 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 86.4%
Great: 93%
WD Red 4TB (2013)-$110
44GB free
Firmware: 82.00A82
SusWrite @10s intervals: 79 78 79 78 79 79 MB/s
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
64.2% Good
Read 144
Write 126
Mixed 79
SusWrite 78.7
79% 107 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 0.9
182% 1.43 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 64.2%
Great: 101%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston 99U5471-037.A00LF 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
56.1% Above average
MC Read 21
MC Write 20.7
MC Mixed 16.4
55% 19.4 GB/s
SC Read 13.7
SC Write 18.9
SC Mixed 18.2
48% 16.9 GB/s
Latency 68.2
59% 68.2 ns
Poor: 46%
This bench: 56.1%
Great: 98%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical SABERTOOTH Z87 Builds (Compare 3,520 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 55%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH Z87 - $193

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $960
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