Asus SABERTOOTH Z87

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 29%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 24%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (69th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 31 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 82.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics28.5% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive99.1% 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.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
MotherboardAsus SABERTOOTH Z87  (all builds)
Memory1.8 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140818
Uptime2.6 Days
Run DateNov 15 '19 at 17:46
Run Duration127 Seconds
Run User ROU-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (69th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-4670K-$180
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
82.2% Excellent
Memory 93.3
1-Core 104
2-Core 213
81% 137 Pts
4-Core 410
8-Core 418
56% 414 Pts
64-Core 376
25% 376 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 82.2%
Great: 90%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 760-$209
Asus(1043 847A) 2GB
CLim: 1228 MHz, MLim: 1502 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing below potential (68th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
28.5% Poor
Lighting 31.9
Reflection 29
Parallax 36.8
26% 32.5 fps
MRender 40.8
Gravity 38.9
Splatting 32.6
32% 37.4 fps
Poor: 25%
This bench: 28.5%
Great: 30%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 120GB-$78
43GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 255 160 135 134 125 127 MB/s
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
99.1% Outstanding
Read 460
Write 456
Mixed 371
SusWrite 156
81% 361 MB/s
4K Read 40.8
4K Write 89.2
4K Mixed 52.7
177% 60.9 MB/s
DQ Read 379
DQ Write 349
DQ Mixed 353
268% 360 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 99.1%
Great: 114%
WD WD10EAVS-00D7B1 1TB
795GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 62 73 71 72 69 70 MB/s
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
43.1% Average
Read 80.5
Write 77.7
Mixed 50.2
SusWrite 69.3
51% 69.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 0.7
143% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 27%
This bench: 43.1%
Great: 52%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 1866 C9 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1867 MHz
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
71.1% Very good
MC Read 25.6
MC Write 26.8
MC Mixed 23.4
72% 25.3 GB/s
SC Read 17.6
SC Write 19.9
SC Mixed 21
56% 19.5 GB/s
Latency 61.4
65% 61.4 ns
Poor: 30%
This bench: 71.1%
Great: 69%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical SABERTOOTH Z87 Builds (Compare 1,834 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 64%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 53%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH Z87 - $193

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 62% - Good Total price: $981
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