Asus SABERTOOTH Z97 MARK S

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 68%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (70th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 30 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 91.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics65.7% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive113% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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
MotherboardAsus SABERTOOTH Z97 MARK S  (all builds)
Memory14.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.9 GHz
Display1862 x 1048 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151027
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 14 '18 at 21:04
Run Duration131 Seconds
Run User EGY-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (70th 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 i7-4790-$308
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
91.5% Outstanding
SC Int 117
SC Float 114
SC Mixed 119
93% 117 Pts
QC Int 474
QC Float 476
QC Mixed 471
107% 474 Pts
MC Int 600
MC Float 639
MC Mixed 632
93% 623 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 91.5%
Great: 85%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$249
Nvidia(10DE 11D7) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2025 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 385.41
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
65.7% Good
Lighting 187
Reflection 194
Parallax 212
61% 198 fps
MRender 152
Gravity 177
Splatting 164
69% 164 fps
Poor: 60%
This bench: 65.7%
Great: 78%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 120GB-$94
80GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT01B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
113% Outstanding
Read 502
Write 404
Mixed 417
98% 441 MB/s
4K Read 40
4K Write 104
4K Mixed 45.6
174% 63.3 MB/s
DQ Read 383
DQ Write 290
DQ Mixed 110
144% 261 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 113%
Great: 115%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$44
735GB free
Firmware: CC43 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
91.2% Outstanding
Read 163
Write 155
Mixed 130
112% 149 MB/s
4K Read 0.55
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.28
86% 0.85 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 91.2%
Great: 113%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$40
566GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
90.3% Outstanding
Read 143
Write 172
Mixed 117
107% 144 MB/s
4K Read 1.26
4K Write 2.11
4K Mixed 0.34
129% 1.24 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 90.3%
Great: 106%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL RipjawsX DDR3 1866 C9 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1867 MHz
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
70.9% Very good
MC Read 25.6
MC Write 25.8
MC Mixed 22.1
70% 24.5 GB/s
SC Read 19.3
SC Write 22
SC Mixed 23.2
61% 21.5 GB/s
Latency 55.2
72% 55.2 ns
Poor: 28%
This bench: 70.9%
Great: 72%
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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 S Builds (Compare 374 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH Z97 MARK S

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 98% - Outstanding Total price: $680
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