Asus SABERTOOTH Z87

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 80%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (77th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 23 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 85.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics81.3% 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 Drive107% 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.
MotherboardAsus SABERTOOTH Z87  (all builds)
Memory13 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170306
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 13 '18 at 07:40
Run Duration172 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing above expectations (77th 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 i7-4770K-$398
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
85.3% Excellent
SC Int 125
SC Float 126
SC Mixed 124
100% 125 Pts
QC Int 399
QC Float 417
QC Mixed 411
93% 409 Pts
MC Int 600
MC Float 649
MC Mixed 636
94% 628 Pts
Poor: 62%
This bench: 85.3%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 780 Ti-$410
EVGA(3842 2884) 3GB
CLim: 1333 MHz, MLim: 1750 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
81.3% Excellent
Lighting 314
Reflection 171
Parallax 275
93% 253 fps
MRender 166
Gravity 216
Splatting 115
73% 166 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 81.3%
Great: 79%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
OCZ Vector 150 240GB-$246
102GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.2 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Read 517
Write 498
Mixed 501
113% 505 MB/s
4K Read 24.7
4K Write 98.3
4K Mixed 36.6
136% 53.2 MB/s
DQ Read 348
DQ Write 300
DQ Mixed 95.7
134% 248 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 107%
Great: 113%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$45
864GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
108% Outstanding
Read 222
Write 154
Mixed 151
131% 175 MB/s
4K Read 2.19
4K Write 1.86
4K Mixed 0.39
169% 1.48 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 108%
Great: 108%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$45
864GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
96.1% Outstanding
Read 193
Write 142
Mixed 151
122% 162 MB/s
4K Read 1.23
4K Write 1.91
4K Mixed 0.33
124% 1.16 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 96.1%
Great: 108%
Intel Raid 5 Volume 500GB
118GB free
Firmware: 1.0.
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
30.3% Below average
Read 87.9
Write 17.6
Mixed 37.3
36% 47.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.73
4K Write 0.48
4K Mixed 0.39
83% 0.54 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 30.3%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance DDR3 1600 C9 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
61.3% Good
MC Read 21.7
MC Write 22.1
MC Mixed 18.7
60% 20.8 GB/s
SC Read 15.1
SC Write 22.6
SC Mixed 20.3
55% 19.3 GB/s
Latency 58.5
68% 58.5 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 61.3%
Great: 64%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical SABERTOOTH Z87 Builds (Compare 2,449 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 101%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH Z87 - $193

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 98% - Outstanding Total price: $1,148
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HDDRAMUSB
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