Asus SABERTOOTH Z87

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 85%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (85th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 15 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 77.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics89% 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 Drive108% 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.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
MotherboardAsus SABERTOOTH Z87  (all builds)
Memory3.7 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140818
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateAug 05 '18 at 17:37
Run Duration138 Seconds
Run User NOR-User
Background CPU9%

 PC Performing above expectations (85th 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 i5-4670K-$270
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
77.8% Very good
SC Int 103
SC Float 103
SC Mixed 104
83% 103 Pts
QC Int 410
QC Float 405
QC Mixed 412
93% 409 Pts
MC Int 416
MC Float 405
MC Mixed 389
60% 403 Pts
Poor: 58%
This bench: 77.8%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980-$500
Gigabyte(1458 367C) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1613 MHz, MLim: 1852 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 398.82
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
89% Excellent
Lighting 297
Reflection 252
Parallax 272
89% 274 fps
MRender 184
Gravity 256
Splatting 176
89% 206 fps
Poor: 56%
This bench: 89%
Great: 87%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Pro 128GB-$160
90GB free (System drive)
Firmware: DXM06B0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 356 365 397 384 376 381 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
108% Outstanding
Read 488
Write 411
Mixed 308
SusWrite 376
89% 396 MB/s
4K Read 35
4K Write 108
4K Mixed 43.2
166% 62.1 MB/s
DQ Read 373
DQ Write 306
DQ Mixed 148
163% 276 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 108%
Great: 110%
Intel Raid 0 Volume 2TB
2TB free
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 321 321 323 322 324 323 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
196% Outstanding
Read 358
Write 300
Mixed 108
SusWrite 322
197% 272 MB/s
4K Read 7.9
4K Write 5.1
4K Mixed 1.8
624% 4.93 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 196%
Great: 212%
WD My Book 1230 4TB
3TB free, PID 1230
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 140 140 140 141 141 141 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
59.5% Above average
Read 145
Write 146
Mixed 83.8
SusWrite 140
173% 129 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 1
122% 1.47 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 59.5%
Great: 61%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws DDR3 1600 C9 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
60.3% Good
MC Read 21.5
MC Write 22.8
MC Mixed 18.7
60% 21 GB/s
SC Read 15.1
SC Write 18.9
SC Mixed 18
50% 17.3 GB/s
Latency 63.7
63% 63.7 ns
Poor: 30%
This bench: 60.3%
Great: 63%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

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Desktop
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Workstation
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Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH Z87 - $193

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 76% - Very good Total price: $1,154
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