Asus SABERTOOTH Z97 MARK 2/USB 3.1

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 56%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (41st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 59 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 very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 75.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics78.7% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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
MotherboardAsus SABERTOOTH Z97 MARK 2/USB 3.1  (all builds)
Memory12.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151027
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJan 19 '21 at 16:49
Run Duration165 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU3%
Watch Gameplay: 1070 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing as expected (41st percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-4690K-$155
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
75.6% Very good
Memory 79.6
1-Core 95
2-Core 216
74% 130 Pts
4-Core 417
8-Core 394
56% 406 Pts
64-Core 415
28% 415 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 75.6%
Great: 91%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$400
Zotac(19DA 1445) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1923 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 460.89
Performing below potential (46th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
78.7% Very good
Lighting 97.6
Reflection 110
Parallax 99
79% 102 fps
MRender 96.6
Gravity 97.1
Splatting 98.8
78% 97.5 fps
Poor: 72%
This bench: 78.7%
Great: 88%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Toshiba HG6 256GB
66GB free (System drive)
Firmware: JURA0101
SusWrite @10s intervals: 30 25 33 40 39 41 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 58% Great: 107%
Toshiba MQ01ABD100 1TB-$42
821GB free
Firmware: AX001U
SusWrite @10s intervals: 85 92 92 92 91 92 MB/s
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
46% Average
Read 69.6
Write 74.8
Mixed 31
SusWrite 90.6
48% 66.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.6
117% 0.9 MB/s
Poor: 18%
This bench: 46%
Great: 62%
Toshiba DT01ACA300 3TB-$80
2.5TB free
Firmware: MX6OABB0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 174 188 188 188 187 187 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
106% Outstanding
Read 183
Write 177
Mixed 20.9
SusWrite 185
102% 142 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.6
155% 1.33 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 106%
Great: 108%
TOSHIBA External USB 3.0 1TB
198GB free, PID a006
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 33 40 41 41 41 41 MB/s
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
19.3% Very poor
Read 39.3
Write 41.8
Mixed 23.2
SusWrite 39.4
48% 35.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.5
73% 0.83 MB/s
Poor: 12%
This bench: 19.3%
Great: 44%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLT8G3D1869DT1TX0. 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1867 MHz clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing below potential (5th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
32.3% Below average
MC Read 11.1
MC Write 11.4
MC Mixed 8.9
30% 10.5 GB/s
SC Read 10.1
SC Write 11.4
SC Mixed 10.4
30% 10.6 GB/s
Latency 81.3
49% 81.3 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 32.3%
Great: 78%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 45%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 38%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH Z97 MARK 2/USB 3.1

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 51% - Above average Total price: $808
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