Asus SABERTOOTH Z97 MARK 2

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 52%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 36%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (30th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 70 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 70.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics72.1% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (16%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
11 months ago, 10 months ago.
MotherboardAsus SABERTOOTH Z97 MARK 2  (all builds)
Memory4.3 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit cores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140429
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 08 '18 at 15:47
Run Duration114 Seconds
Run User PRT-User
Background CPU 16%

 PC Performing below expectations (30th 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 i5-4690-$255
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
70.4% Very good
SC Int 101
SC Float 103
SC Mixed 102
82% 102 Pts
QC Int 330
QC Float 404
QC Mixed 351
82% 362 Pts
MC Int 376
MC Float 386
MC Mixed 409
58% 390 Pts
Poor: 53%
This bench: 70.4%
Great: 84%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$234
CLim: 2075 MHz, MLim: 2202 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 388.71
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
72.1% Very good
Lighting 230
Reflection 197
Parallax 210
69% 212 fps
MRender 151
Gravity 210
Splatting 159
74% 173 fps
Poor: 59%
This bench: 72.1%
Great: 78%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Toshiba P300 2TB-$60
818GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MX4OACF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
66.6% Good
Read 118
Write 115
Mixed 127
90% 120 MB/s
4K Read 0.12
4K Write 0.45
4K Mixed 0.05
18% 0.2 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 66.6%
Great: 112%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston 9905402-532.A00LF 9905402-544.A00LF 8GB
1333, 1333 MHz
4096, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
44.4% Average
MC Read 15.6
MC Write 15.2
MC Mixed 13.9
43% 14.9 GB/s
SC Read 12.6
SC Write 14.8
SC Mixed 13.4
39% 13.6 GB/s
Latency 69.5
58% 69.5 ns
Poor: 28%
This bench: 44.4%
Great: 49%
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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 2 Builds (Compare 1,358 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH Z97 MARK 2 - $299

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 90% - Excellent Total price: $927
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