Asus SABERTOOTH Z87

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 60%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 53%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (46th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 54 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 72.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics61.4% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive91.2% 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 VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
9 months ago, 9 months ago.
MotherboardAsus SABERTOOTH Z87  (all builds)
Memory7.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20131003
Uptime3.1 Days
Run DateFeb 10 '18 at 01:29
Run Duration138 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU6%

 PC Performing as expected (46th 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 i7-4770K-$400
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
72.7% Very good
SC Int 103
SC Float 108
SC Mixed 106
84% 106 Pts
QC Int 334
QC Float 358
QC Mixed 349
79% 347 Pts
MC Int 500
MC Float 552
MC Mixed 539
79% 530 Pts
Poor: 58%
This bench: 72.7%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 780 Ti-$410
EVGA(3842 2883) 3GB
CLim: 1306 MHz, MLim: 1750 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
61.4% Good
Lighting 172
Reflection 152
Parallax 226
59% 183 fps
MRender 140
Gravity 185
Splatting 105
63% 144 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 61.4%
Great: 79%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
OCZ ARC 100 240GB-$120
124GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
91.2% Outstanding
Read 456
Write 411
Mixed 438
97% 435 MB/s
4K Read 24.3
4K Write 82.7
4K Mixed 26.9
115% 44.6 MB/s
DQ Read 290
DQ Write 298
DQ Mixed 70.1
114% 220 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 91.2%
Great: 102%
Samsung 840 Pro 128GB-$107
53GB free
Firmware: DXM05B0Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
95% Outstanding
Read 512
Write 427
Mixed 424
101% 454 MB/s
4K Read 30
4K Write 80.8
4K Mixed 25
120% 45.3 MB/s
DQ Read 329
DQ Write 240
DQ Mixed 78.4
114% 216 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 95%
Great: 109%
WD Black 1TB (2010)-$79
804GB free
Firmware: 05.01D05 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
55.7% Above average
Read 105
Write 88.4
Mixed 109
76% 101 MB/s
4K Read 1.02
4K Write 2.06
4K Mixed 0.2
103% 1.09 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 55.7%
Great: 76%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance DDR3 1600 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
57.3% Above average
MC Read 20.5
MC Write 20.7
MC Mixed 17.9
56% 19.7 GB/s
SC Read 14.6
SC Write 19.4
SC Mixed 18.1
50% 17.4 GB/s
Latency 64.1
62% 64.1 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 57.3%
Great: 63%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical SABERTOOTH Z87 Builds (Compare 2,450 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 101%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 77%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH Z87 - $193

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 98% - Outstanding Total price: $1,150
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