Asus SABERTOOTH Z77

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (49th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 51 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. 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 68.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Boot Drive75.3% 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.
Very high background CPU (61%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
MotherboardAsus SABERTOOTH Z77  (all builds)
Memory13.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130813
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 13 '19 at 01:21
Run Duration138 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 61%

 PC Performing as expected (49th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-3570K-$115
LGA1155, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
68.7% Good
Memory 94.7
1-Core 112
2-Core 200
81% 136 Pts
4-Core 233
8-Core 402
40% 317 Pts
64-Core 412
28% 412 Pts
Poor: 63%
This bench: 68.7%
Great: 86%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$53
236GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 202 224 223 227 223 219 MB/s
Performing below potential (5th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
75.3% Very good
Read 217
Write 208
Mixed 216
SusWrite 220
48% 215 MB/s
4K Read 33.4
4K Write 70.5
4K Mixed 43.1
143% 49 MB/s
DQ Read 197
DQ Write 186
DQ Mixed 192
144% 192 MB/s
Poor: 77%
This bench: 75.3%
Great: 131%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$32
931GB free
Firmware: CC44
SusWrite @10s intervals: 169 185 193 195 179 177 MB/s
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
98.7% Outstanding
Read 162
Write 134
Mixed 73.5
SusWrite 183
101% 138 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.7
135% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 98.7%
Great: 114%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 1TB-$59
931GB free
Firmware: CC46
SusWrite @10s intervals: 108 113 112 113 109 111 MB/s
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
62.3% Good
Read 106
Write 103
Mixed 65
SusWrite 111
71% 96.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.9
155% 1 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 62.3%
Great: 69%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL RipjawsX DDR3 1600 C9 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
58.9% Above average
MC Read 20.5
MC Write 20.9
MC Mixed 18.8
57% 20.1 GB/s
SC Read 16.6
SC Write 19.1
SC Mixed 17.9
51% 17.9 GB/s
Latency 58
69% 58 ns
Poor: 28%
This bench: 58.9%
Great: 62%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical SABERTOOTH Z77 Builds (Compare 2,885 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 43%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 36%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH Z77 - $210

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 45% - Average Total price: $828
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