Asus SABERTOOTH Z97 MARK 1

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 64%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (76th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 24 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 89.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics60.7% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive33.9% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (16%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
23 months ago, 7 months ago.
MotherboardAsus SABERTOOTH Z97 MARK 1  (all builds)
Memory27.8 GB free of 32 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140617
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 21 '17 at 16:07
Run Duration234 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 16%

 PC Performing above expectations (76th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-4790K-$348
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
89.5% Excellent
1-Core 135
2-Core 270
95% 203 Pts
4-Core 487
8-Core 718
78% 603 Pts
64-Core 722
48% 722 Pts
Poor: 64%
This bench: 89.5%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980-$500
Zotac(19DA 1370) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1430 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 388.59
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
60.7% Good
Lighting 241
Reflection 221
Parallax 261
63% 241 fps
MRender 168
Gravity 219
Splatting 153
61% 180 fps
Poor: 54%
This bench: 60.7%
Great: 66%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$70
224GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
116% Outstanding
Read 511
Write 414
Mixed 417
100% 447 MB/s
4K Read 46.3
4K Write 93.9
4K Mixed 48.5
182% 62.9 MB/s
DQ Read 373
DQ Write 278
DQ Mixed 126
149% 259 MB/s
Poor: 75%
This bench: 116%
Great: 125%
PNY SSD2SC240G3LC709B121-460P 240GB
0GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 541ABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
33.9% Below average
Read 501
Write 6.36
Mixed 11.4
36% 173 MB/s
4K Read 24.8
4K Write 1.43
4K Mixed 6.71
47% 11 MB/s
Poor: 24%
This bench: 33.9%
Great: 69%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
266GB free
Firmware: CC29 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
100% Outstanding
Read 178
Write 172
Mixed 150
125% 166 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.22
4K Mixed 0.24
70% 0.65 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 100%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL RipjawsZ DDR3 1600 C10 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 1632 MHz
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
62.8% Good
MC Read 22.2
MC Write 22.5
MC Mixed 18.7
60% 21.1 GB/s
SC Read 17.1
SC Write 24.3
SC Mixed 22.1
60% 21.2 GB/s
Latency 58.4
68% 58.4 ns
Poor: 40%
This bench: 62.8%
Great: 63%
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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 1 Builds (Compare 2,092 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 53%
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Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 53%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH Z97 MARK 1 - $272

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 48% - Average Total price: $1,126
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