Asus SABERTOOTH Z87

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 89%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (63rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 37 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 80.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics110% 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 Drive101% 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.
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.
Run History
2 months ago, 2 months ago.
MotherboardAsus SABERTOOTH Z87  (all builds)
Memory8.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20131213
Uptime2.1 Days
Run DateMay 07 '21 at 13:30
Run Duration152 Seconds
Run User GRC-User
Background CPU3%
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 PC Performing above expectations (63rd 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-$321
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
80.8% Excellent
Memory 93.1
1-Core 109
2-Core 211
81% 138 Pts
4-Core 400
8-Core 382
54% 391 Pts
64-Core 409
28% 409 Pts
Poor: 61%
This bench: 80.8%
Great: 90%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$450
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 466.27
Performing below potential (80th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
110% Outstanding
Lighting 135
Reflection 146
Parallax 136
109% 139 fps
MRender 118
Gravity 142
Splatting 121
111% 127 fps
Poor: 94%
This bench: 110%
Great: 116%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 1TB-$135
240GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 175 309 349 356 351 340 MB/s
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Read 373
Write 361
Mixed 342
SusWrite 313
78% 347 MB/s
4K Read 42.3
4K Write 85.4
4K Mixed 55.2
180% 61 MB/s
DQ Read 264
DQ Write 216
DQ Mixed 238
179% 239 MB/s
Poor: 84%
This bench: 101%
Great: 135%
Toshiba DT01ACA300 3TB-$80
605GB free
Firmware: MX6OABB0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 111 123 126 124 121 107 MB/s
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
73.5% Very good
Read 137
Write 130
Mixed 17.9
SusWrite 119
73% 101 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.6
153% 1.3 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 73.5%
Great: 108%
SAMSUNG HD103SI 1TB
459GB free, PID 1018
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 36 41 42 43 43 42 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
20.4% Poor
Read 40.1
Write 42.5
Mixed 37.2
SusWrite 41.1
55% 40.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.7
87% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 12%
This bench: 20.4%
Great: 20%
ST2000DM 001-1CH164 2TB
618GB free, PID 1042
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 100 118 118 118 118 116 MB/s
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
51.2% Above average
Read 154
Write 156
Mixed 81.1
SusWrite 115
167% 126 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.8
71% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 51.2%
Great: 72%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL RipjawsX DDR3 1600 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
61.3% Good
MC Read 21.9
MC Write 22.9
MC Mixed 19.6
61% 21.5 GB/s
SC Read 15.3
SC Write 18.1
SC Mixed 17.4
48% 16.9 GB/s
Latency 61.9
65% 61.9 ns
Poor: 28%
This bench: 61.3%
Great: 61%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical SABERTOOTH Z87 Builds (Compare 2,417 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 64%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 53%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH Z87 - $193

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 55% - Above average Total price: $1,028
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