Asus SABERTOOTH Z97 MARK 2

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 85%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (62nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 38 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 80.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics103% 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 Drive106% 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.
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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus SABERTOOTH Z97 MARK 2  (all builds)
Memory26.5 GB free of 32 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151027
Uptime1.2 Days
Run DateApr 05 '21 at 14:01
Run Duration138 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU7%
Watch Gameplay: 2060S + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-4770-$255
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
80.9% Excellent
Memory 92.3
1-Core 110
2-Core 210
81% 137 Pts
4-Core 376
8-Core 562
60% 469 Pts
64-Core 560
38% 560 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 80.9%
Great: 83%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060S (Super)-$480
CLim: 2145 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 465.89
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Lighting 131
Reflection 111
Parallax 129
106% 123 fps
MRender 179
Gravity 113
Splatting 100
100% 131 fps
Poor: 90%
This bench: 103%
Great: 107%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 1TB-$140
490GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 422 428 416 416 412 415 MB/s
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
106% Outstanding
Read 426
Write 415
Mixed 396
SusWrite 418
93% 414 MB/s
4K Read 28.6
4K Write 99.5
4K Mixed 44.5
153% 57.5 MB/s
DQ Read 377
DQ Write 345
DQ Mixed 354
268% 359 MB/s
Poor: 84%
This bench: 106%
Great: 134%
WD Blue 500GB (2010)-$27
126GB free
Firmware: 15.01H15
SusWrite @10s intervals: 88 91 89 91 92 92 MB/s
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
51.8% Above average
Read 90
Write 86.9
Mixed 62.1
SusWrite 90.4
61% 82.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.9
158% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 51.8%
Great: 70%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$35
467GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 137 138 138 141 141 141 MB/s
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
81.8% Excellent
Read 145
Write 146
Mixed 88.4
SusWrite 140
95% 130 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 1.1
217% 1.53 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 81.8%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 1866 C10 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 1333 MHz clocked @ 1867 MHz
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
68.4% Good
MC Read 25
MC Write 25.6
MC Mixed 21.5
69% 24 GB/s
SC Read 18.5
SC Write 19.9
SC Mixed 21.7
57% 20 GB/s
Latency 63.4
63% 63.4 ns
Poor: 44%
This bench: 68.4%
Great: 76%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical SABERTOOTH Z97 MARK 2 Builds (Compare 1,355 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 45%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 38%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH Z97 MARK 2 - $299

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 51% - Above average Total price: $1,087
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