Asus SABERTOOTH Z97 MARK 1/USB 3.1

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 96%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 62%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (83rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 17 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 84.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics106% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive78.9% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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 Z97 MARK 1/USB 3.1  (all builds)
Memory13 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151111
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 13 '18 at 06:13
Run Duration141 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing above expectations (83rd 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 (93rd percentile)
84.2% Excellent
SC Int 115
SC Float 116
SC Mixed 115
92% 116 Pts
QC Int 403
QC Float 404
QC Mixed 420
93% 409 Pts
MC Int 581
MC Float 633
MC Mixed 605
91% 606 Pts
Poor: 61%
This bench: 84.2%
Great: 85%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$340
CLim: 2037 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 398.36
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
106% Outstanding
Lighting 337
Reflection 298
Parallax 317
102% 317 fps
MRender 209
Gravity 308
Splatting 239
108% 252 fps
Poor: 80%
This bench: 106%
Great: 110%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk SSD Plus 240GB-$45
183GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z22000RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 329 322 348 344 328 353 MB/s
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
78.9% Very good
Read 437
Write 324
Mixed 228
SusWrite 337
74% 332 MB/s
4K Read 23.3
4K Write 97.1
4K Mixed 14.1
105% 44.8 MB/s
DQ Read 183
DQ Write 303
DQ Mixed 88.8
111% 192 MB/s
Poor: 32%
This bench: 78.9%
Great: 87%
WD Green 2TB (2012)-$76
1.5TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 151 151 152 151 154 151 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
84.8% Excellent
Read 144
Write 146
Mixed 80.2
SusWrite 151
95% 130 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.9
4K Mixed 0.9
187% 1.53 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 84.8%
Great: 84%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 500GB-$21
463GB free
Firmware: KC45
SusWrite @10s intervals: 139 138 139 140 140 141 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
77.5% Very good
Read 131
Write 134
Mixed 61.5
SusWrite 140
85% 116 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.8
136% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 77.5%
Great: 76%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLE8G3D1869DE1TX0. 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1867 MHz clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing below potential (45th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled
51.5% Above average
MC Read 17.8
MC Write 18.3
MC Mixed 15.7
49% 17.3 GB/s
SC Read 14.4
SC Write 18.8
SC Mixed 17.6
48% 16.9 GB/s
Latency 66.6
60% 66.6 ns
Poor: 27%
This bench: 51.5%
Great: 75%
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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/USB 3.1 Builds (Compare 318 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/USB 3.1

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 91% - Outstanding Total price: $725
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