Gigabyte GA-X79-UP4

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 58%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 58%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (42nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 58 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 75.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics58.9% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive51.9% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-X79-UP4  (all builds)
Memory10.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1200 - 32 Bit colors, 1920 x 1200 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140319
Uptime0.3 Days
Run DateMar 20 '17 at 20:21
Run Duration149 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing as expected (42nd 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 i7-3930K-$380
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
75.9% Very good
SC Int 97.4
SC Float 99.5
SC Mixed 99.2
79% 98.7 Pts
QC Int 373
QC Float 372
QC Mixed 369
84% 371 Pts
MC Int 688
MC Float 709
MC Mixed 713
105% 703 Pts
Poor: 59%
This bench: 75.9%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 470-$208
CLim: 1242 MHz, MLim: 1650 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 17.2.1
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
58.9% Above average
Lighting 171
Reflection 161
Parallax 229
59% 187 fps
MRender 128
Gravity 162
Splatting 118
58% 136 fps
Poor: 47%
This bench: 58.9%
Great: 63%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston HyperX 3K 240GB-$182
151GB free
Firmware: BBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ !4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
51.9% Above average
Read 475
Write 231
Mixed 277
72% 328 MB/s
4K Read 13.2
4K Write 12
4K Mixed 15.4
46% 13.5 MB/s
DQ Read 125
DQ Write 62.6
DQ Mixed 80.8
64% 89.5 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 51.9%
Great: 86%
Kingston SSDNow V300 120GB-$65
41GB free
Firmware: BBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
34.3% Below average
Read 149
Write 70.4
Mixed 88.5
22% 103 MB/s
4K Read 13.3
4K Write 62.9
4K Mixed 10.8
67% 29 MB/s
DQ Read 111
DQ Write 89
DQ Mixed 20
37% 73.4 MB/s
Poor: 29%
This bench: 34.3%
Great: 64%
Seagate Barracuda 4TB (2016)-$97
3TB free
Firmware: 0001 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5980 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
89.9% Excellent
Read 167
Write 146
Mixed 144
115% 153 MB/s
4K Read 0.69
4K Write 2.09
4K Mixed 0.3
100% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 89.9%
Great: 103%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Dominator DDR3 4x4GB
4 of 8 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
84.9% Excellent
MC Read 34.9
MC Write 33.3
MC Mixed 30.7
94% 33 GB/s
SC Read 15.1
SC Write 13.1
SC Mixed 11.7
38% 13.3 GB/s
Latency 69.8
57% 69.8 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 84.9%
Great: 98%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-X79-UP4 Builds (Compare 1,037 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 51%
Yacht

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-X79-UP4 - $648

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 77% - Very good Total price: $1,478
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