Asus SABERTOOTH Z97 MARK 1/USB 3.1

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 72%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (93rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 7 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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 98.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics69.6% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive89.8% 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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 9 years and 1 month old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
High background CPU (24%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus SABERTOOTH Z97 MARK 1/USB 3.1  (all builds)
Memory13.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20151111
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 12 '18 at 04:43
Run Duration149 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 24%

 PC Performing way above expectations (93rd 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
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
98.4% Outstanding
SC Int 131
SC Float 137
SC Mixed 135
107% 134 Pts
QC Int 434
QC Float 477
QC Mixed 491
106% 467 Pts
MC Int 679
MC Float 726
MC Mixed 707
105% 704 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 98.4%
Great: 98%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 480-$280
CLim: 1303 MHz, MLim: 1750 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 18.7.1
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
69.6% Good
Lighting 208
Reflection 178
Parallax 279
72% 222 fps
MRender 140
Gravity 199
Splatting 127
68% 155 fps
Poor: 49%
This bench: 69.6%
Great: 71%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel SSD Pro 1500 Series 240GB-$75
139GB free (System drive)
Firmware: LH6i
SusWrite @10s intervals: 169 194 181 203 219 222 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
89.8% Excellent
Read 374
Write 252
Mixed 271
SusWrite 198
61% 274 MB/s
4K Read 33
4K Write 126
4K Mixed 40.5
169% 66.5 MB/s
DQ Read 284
DQ Write 236
DQ Mixed 38.6
89% 186 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 89.8%
Great: 86%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 3TB-$70
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 186 188 187 185 189 185 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Read 186
Write 155
Mixed 84
SusWrite 187
112% 153 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.8
142% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 107%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Dominator DDR3 1866 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1867 MHz clocked @ 1904 MHz
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
71.4% Very good
MC Read 25.5
MC Write 26.2
MC Mixed 22.3
70% 24.7 GB/s
SC Read 17.4
SC Write 24.9
SC Mixed 22
61% 21.4 GB/s
Latency 53.1
75% 53.1 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 71.4%
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/USB 3.1 Builds (Compare 361 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH Z97 MARK 1/USB 3.1

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 87% - Excellent Total price: $805
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