Asus SABERTOOTH Z97 MARK 1

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 109%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 92%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (71st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 29 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 87%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics127% 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 Drive53.1% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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 VersionAlthough Windows 10 is not the most recent version of Windows, it remains a great option.
Sub-optimal background CPU (14%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
18 months ago, 15 months ago.
MotherboardAsus SABERTOOTH Z97 MARK 1  (all builds)
Memory11.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140617
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 26 '22 at 15:58
Run Duration130 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 14%

 PC Performing above expectations (71st percentile)

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

Processor BenchNormalHeavyServer
Intel Core i7-4790K-$348
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
87% Excellent
Memory 92.8
1-Core 134
2-Core 249
89% 158 Pts
4-Core 438
8-Core 644
68% 541 Pts
64-Core 674
42% 674 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 87%
Great: 87%
Graphics Card Bench3D DX93D DX103D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$485
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 516.94
Performing below potential (72nd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
127% Outstanding
Lighting 174
Reflection 192
Parallax 181
142% 182 fps
MRender 137
Gravity 181
Splatting 128
120% 149 fps
Poor: 109%
This bench: 127%
Great: 133%
Drives BenchSequentialRandom 4kDeep queue 4k
Kingston A400 240GB-$28
45GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S1Z40102
SusWrite @10s intervals: 130 258 47 43 69 92 MB/s
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
53.1% Above average
Read 492
Write 441
Mixed 27.5
SusWrite 106
59% 267 MB/s
4K Read 28.6
4K Write 16.2
4K Mixed 2.3
55% 15.7 MB/s
DQ Read 217
DQ Write 332
DQ Mixed 0.7
77% 183 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 53.1%
Great: 100%
Intel 520 Series 120GB-$199
64GB free
Firmware: 400i
SusWrite @10s intervals: 121 142 146 141 142 142 MB/s
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
82.1% Excellent
Read 413
Write 161
Mixed 209
SusWrite 139
51% 231 MB/s
4K Read 37.6
4K Write 91.3
4K Mixed 40.7
157% 56.5 MB/s
DQ Read 238
DQ Write 161
DQ Mixed 190
144% 196 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 82.1%
Great: 88%
Memory Kit BenchMulti coreSingle coreLatency
HyperX Fury DDR3 1600 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
59.7% Above average
MC Read 20.7
MC Write 22
MC Mixed 18.2
58% 20.3 GB/s
SC Read 15.8
SC Write 23.1
SC Mixed 18.6
55% 19.2 GB/s
Latency 62.4
64% 62.4 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 59.7%
Great: 63%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical SABERTOOTH Z97 MARK 1 Builds (Compare 686 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings
Gaming
Gaming 43%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 36%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH Z97 MARK 1 - $272

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 62% - Good Total price: $914
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