Asus SABERTOOTH Z97 MARK 1

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 86%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (56th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 44 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 77.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics91.9% 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 DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (15%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
4 months ago, 4 months ago.
MotherboardAsus SABERTOOTH Z97 MARK 1  (all builds)
Memory8.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180418
Uptime1.2 Days
Run DateJun 14 '18 at 07:22
Run Duration122 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 15%

 PC Performing as expected (56th 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 4.15 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
77.6% Very good
SC Int 113
SC Float 114
SC Mixed 114
91% 114 Pts
QC Int 371
QC Float 383
QC Mixed 370
85% 375 Pts
MC Int 574
MC Float 613
MC Mixed 584
88% 590 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 77.6%
Great: 98%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$319
CLim: 2062 MHz, MLim: 2077 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
91.9% Outstanding
Lighting 278
Reflection 275
Parallax 278
86% 277 fps
MRender 191
Gravity 265
Splatting 222
96% 226 fps
Poor: 83%
This bench: 91.9%
Great: 109%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel 730 Series 240GB-$301
44GB free
Firmware: L2010420 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
92.9% Outstanding
Read 497
Write 288
Mixed 351
84% 379 MB/s
4K Read 32.7
4K Write 99.3
4K Mixed 31.8
143% 54.6 MB/s
DQ Read 298
DQ Write 266
DQ Mixed 19.9
87% 194 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 92.9%
Great: 96%
Seagate Desktop SSHD 2TB-$90
1.5TB free (System drive)
Firmware: CC41 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
109% Outstanding
Read 199
Write 180
Mixed 132
127% 170 MB/s
4K Read 0.69
4K Write 5.27
4K Mixed 0.69
203% 2.22 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 109%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR3 1866 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1333 MHz clocked @ 1867 MHz
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
66.8% Good
MC Read 23.4
MC Write 25.5
MC Mixed 21.9
68% 23.6 GB/s
SC Read 15
SC Write 20.9
SC Mixed 19
52% 18.3 GB/s
Latency 61.1
65% 61.1 ns
Poor: 34%
This bench: 66.8%
Great: 73%
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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 1,106 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 1 - $272

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 97% - Outstanding Total price: $952
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