Gigabyte GA-Z97X-Gaming G1

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 60%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 63%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (31st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 69 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 56.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics66.3% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive88% 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.
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.
Very high background CPU (100%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z97X-Gaming G1  (all builds)
Memory27.2 GB free of 32 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1200 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20141014
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 11 '18 at 08:24
Run Duration209 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 100%

 PC Performing below expectations (31st 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-$352
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
56.8% Above average
SC Int 79.9
SC Float 85.7
SC Mixed 88
68% 84.5 Pts
QC Int 313
QC Float 328
QC Mixed 246
67% 296 Pts
MC Int 584
MC Float 618
MC Mixed 581
89% 594 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 56.8%
Great: 98%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$370
Gigabyte(1458 367B) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1519 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 398.36
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
66.3% Good
Lighting 214
Reflection 181
Parallax 200
65% 198 fps
MRender 148
Gravity 190
Splatting 130
67% 156 fps
Poor: 55%
This bench: 66.3%
Great: 72%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX100 512GB-$200
91GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 298 254 179 141 157 156 MB/s
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
88% Excellent
Read 424
Write 454
Mixed 319
SusWrite 198
78% 349 MB/s
4K Read 29.4
4K Write 109
4K Mixed 42.8
157% 60.4 MB/s
DQ Read 130
DQ Write 341
DQ Mixed 180
153% 217 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 88%
Great: 106%
Toshiba X300 5TB-$132
268GB free
Firmware: FP2A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 181 185 179 184 178 182 MB/s
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
99.7% Outstanding
Read 165
Write 182
Mixed 62.2
SusWrite 182
107% 148 MB/s
4K Read 5
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 1.2
381% 2.77 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 99.7%
Great: 110%
Toshiba MD04ACA500 5TB-$154
9GB free
Firmware: FP2A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 110 105 102 110 104 102 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
64.5% Good
Read 119
Write 99.7
Mixed 51
SusWrite 105
68% 93.8 MB/s
4K Read 1.5
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 1
207% 1.43 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 64.5%
Great: 105%
Toshiba X300 6TB-$166
422GB free
Firmware: 0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 74 73 72 70 73 74 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
54.8% Above average
Read 118
Write 120
Mixed 60.5
SusWrite 72.3
68% 92.6 MB/s
4K Read 2.6
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 1.1
268% 1.9 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 54.8%
Great: 109%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.11 1.5TB-$70
17GB free
Firmware: CC1H
SusWrite @10s intervals: 62 63 61 62 63 63 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
35.6% Below average
Read 61.5
Write 64.5
Mixed 45.7
SusWrite 62.4
43% 58.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.9
153% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 35.6%
Great: 70%
Hitachi HDS5C3030ALA630 3TB-$233
653GB free
Firmware: MEAOA580
SusWrite @10s intervals: 78 81 83 84 79 82 MB/s
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
56.7% Above average
Read 116
Write 81
Mixed 53
SusWrite 81.2
61% 82.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.7
128% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 56.7%
Great: 69%
Hitachi HDS5C3020ALA632 2TB-$298
50GB free
Firmware: 0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 73 73 72 69 73 74 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
41.1% Average
Read 70.7
Write 69.7
Mixed 47.5
SusWrite 72.2
48% 65 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.7
130% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 41.1%
Great: 72%
Toshiba X300 5TB-$132
299GB free
Firmware: FP2A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 105 109 106 107 109 106 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
61.8% Good
Read 108
Write 105
Mixed 43.7
SusWrite 107
66% 91 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 1.1
204% 1.33 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 61.8%
Great: 110%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown F3-1866C10-8GAB 0420 F3-14900CL10-8GBXL 0420 F3-1866C10-8GAB 0420 F3-14900CL10-8GBXL 32GB
1333, 1333, 1333, 1333 MHz
8192, 8192, 8192, 8192 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
45.5% Average
MC Read 16.1
MC Write 17
MC Mixed 14.5
45% 15.9 GB/s
SC Read 10.6
SC Write 15.6
SC Mixed 12.8
37% 13 GB/s
Latency 85.3
47% 85.3 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 45.5%
Great: 70%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z97X-Gaming G1 Builds (Compare 166 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 57%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z97X-Gaming G1

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 67% - Good Total price: $928
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