Asus SABERTOOTH Z97 MARK 2

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 99%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 96%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 74%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (55th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 45 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 102%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics98.7% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive87.5% 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
10 months ago, 10 months ago.
MotherboardAsus SABERTOOTH Z97 MARK 2  (all builds)
Memory25.9 GB free of 32 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140930
Uptime3 Days
Run DateDec 08 '17 at 00:38
Run Duration146 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing as expected (55th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i7-4790K-$365
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
102% Outstanding
SC Int 135
SC Float 137
SC Mixed 136
109% 136 Pts
QC Int 514
QC Float 508
QC Mixed 520
117% 514 Pts
MC Int 669
MC Float 715
MC Mixed 703
104% 695 Pts
Poor: 69%
This bench: 102%
Great: 99%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$360
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 388.31
Performing as expected (40th percentile)
98.7% Outstanding
Lighting 305
Reflection 294
Parallax 309
95% 303 fps
MRender 203
Gravity 283
Splatting 225
102% 237 fps
Poor: 87%
This bench: 98.7%
Great: 110%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial BX100 250GB-$160
76GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
87.5% Excellent
Read 510
Write 351
Mixed 424
95% 428 MB/s
4K Read 26.5
4K Write 112
4K Mixed 23.8
130% 54.2 MB/s
DQ Read 31.5
DQ Write 299
DQ Mixed 23.7
60% 118 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 87.5%
Great: 104%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$45
854GB free
Firmware: CC43 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Read 190
Write 164
Mixed 144
124% 166 MB/s
4K Read 1.12
4K Write 1.74
4K Mixed 0.29
111% 1.05 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 102%
Great: 115%
Seagate BUP Slim SL 1.5TB
425GB free
Firmware: 0302
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
23.1% Poor
Read 38.5
Write 41.7
Mixed 40.2
30% 40.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.35
87% 0.78 MB/s
Poor: 16%
This bench: 23.1%
Great: 66%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown CMZ16GX3M2A1866C10 0215 CMZ16GX3M2A1866C10 0118 8GBH2X04F1AA28-15 0118 8GBH2X04F1AA28-15 32GB
1333, 1333, 1600, 1600 MHz
8192, 8192, 8192, 8192 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
71.7% Very good
MC Read 25.5
MC Write 26.3
MC Mixed 22.4
71% 24.7 GB/s
SC Read 18.1
SC Write 25
SC Mixed 23.1
63% 22.1 GB/s
Latency 55.2
72% 55.2 ns
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 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 1,222 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 80%
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Workstation
Workstation 58%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH Z97 MARK 2 - $299

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 89% - Excellent Total price: $937
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