Gigabyte GA-Z97X-SLI-CF

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 106%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (53rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 47 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 83.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics130% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive89.2% 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.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (17%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
12 months ago, 12 months ago.
SystemGigabyte Z97X-SLI
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z97X-SLI-CF  (all builds)
Memory23.9 GB free of 32 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150918
Uptime1.8 Days
Run DateApr 21 '17 at 19:49
Run Duration120 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU 17%

 PC Performing as expected (53rd 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-$376
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
83.7% Excellent
SC Int 125
SC Float 124
SC Mixed 124
100% 124 Pts
QC Int 392
QC Float 416
QC Mixed 398
91% 402 Pts
MC Int 597
MC Float 649
MC Mixed 620
93% 622 Pts
Poor: 71%
This bench: 83.7%
Great: 101%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$538
Gainward(10B0 1B80) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2050 MHz, MLim: 2627 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 381.65
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
130% Outstanding
Lighting 416
Reflection 374
Parallax 443
132% 411 fps
MRender 238
Gravity 400
Splatting 244
129% 294 fps
Poor: 106%
This bench: 130%
Great: 142%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow KC400 512GB-$227
274GB free
Firmware: SAFM00.W Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
84.7% Excellent
Read 514
Write 415
Mixed 418
100% 449 MB/s
4K Read 20.8
4K Write 86.1
4K Mixed 10.8
91% 39.2 MB/s
DQ Read 310
DQ Write 273
DQ Mixed 10.2
85% 198 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 84.7%
Great: 89%
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$80
77GB free
Firmware: EMT01B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
89.2% Excellent
Read 501
Write 406
Mixed 414
98% 441 MB/s
4K Read 34.1
4K Write 91.1
4K Mixed 21.8
128% 49 MB/s
DQ Read 36.2
DQ Write 275
DQ Mixed 22.9
57% 111 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 89.2%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance Pro DDR3 1600 C9 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing as expected (60th percentile)
53.9% Above average
MC Read 18
MC Write 19.5
MC Mixed 16.4
51% 18 GB/s
SC Read 14.6
SC Write 19.6
SC Mixed 19
51% 17.7 GB/s
Latency 60.9
66% 60.9 ns
Poor: 40%
This bench: 53.9%
Great: 80%
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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-SLI-CF Builds (Compare 3,017 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 62%
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Desktop
Desktop 73%
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Workstation
Workstation 48%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z97X-SLI-CF

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 76% - Very good Total price: $705
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