Asus SABERTOOTH Z97 MARK 1

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding RAM
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (81st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 19 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 101%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics103% 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 Drive112% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
High background CPU (30%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
21 months ago, 21 months ago.
MotherboardAsus SABERTOOTH Z97 MARK 1  (all builds)
Memory28.5 GB free of 32 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140617
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 08 '15 at 09:53
Run Duration94 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 30%

 PC Performing above expectations (81st 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-$336
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
101% Outstanding
SC Int 130
SC Float 138
SC Mixed 134
107% 134 Pts
QC Int 482
QC Float 515
QC Mixed 512
114% 503 Pts
MC Int 662
MC Float 728
MC Mixed 713
105% 701 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 101%
Great: 100%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX Titan X-$1,096
Driver: nvd3dumx.dll Ver. 10.18.13.5906
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Lighting 329
Reflection 318
Parallax 366
106% 337 fps
MRender 197
Gravity 298
Splatting 199
100% 231 fps
Poor: 60%
This bench: 103%
Great: 115%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
OCZ AMD Radeon R7 480GB-$195
181GB free
Firmware: 1.01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
112% Outstanding
Read 506
Write 482
Mixed 495
110% 494 MB/s
4K Read 27
4K Write 132
4K Mixed 35.4
156% 64.9 MB/s
DQ Read 359
DQ Write 347
DQ Mixed 93.2
141% 266 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 112%
Great: 112%
WD Black 2TB (2013)-$100
1.5TB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
89.6% Excellent
Read 158
Write 154
Mixed 160
119% 157 MB/s
4K Read 0.98
4K Write 2.98
4K Mixed 0.23
122% 1.4 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 89.6%
Great: 111%
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Gaming
Gaming 64%
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Desktop
Desktop 81%
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Workstation
Workstation 59%
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Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH Z97 MARK 1 - $272

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 78% - Very good Total price: $1,226
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