Gigabyte GA-Z97X-SLI-CF

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 96%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 57%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (67th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 33 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 87%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics100% 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 Drive84.8% 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.
High background CPU (30%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemGigabyte Z97X-SLI
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z97X-SLI-CF  (all builds)
Memory28.7 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150918
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 20 '17 at 03:32
Run Duration118 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 30%

 PC Performing above expectations (67th 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 i5-4690K-$235
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
87% Excellent
SC Int 118
SC Float 116
SC Mixed 116
94% 117 Pts
QC Int 469
QC Float 456
QC Mixed 458
104% 461 Pts
MC Int 468
MC Float 465
MC Mixed 457
70% 463 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 87%
Great: 98%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$390
MaxC: 1999 MHz, MaxM: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 382.5
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
100% Outstanding
Lighting 317
Reflection 308
Parallax 320
96% 315 fps
MRender 208
Gravity 295
Splatting 237
110% 246 fps
Poor: 71%
This bench: 100%
Great: 112%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$100
116GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
84.8% Excellent
Read 497
Write 402
Mixed 416
98% 438 MB/s
4K Read 35.3
4K Write 91.9
4K Mixed 20.8
129% 49.3 MB/s
DQ Read 31.2
DQ Write 97.3
DQ Mixed 20.4
28% 49.6 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 84.8%
Great: 116%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$46
770GB free
Firmware: CC49 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Read 186
Write 170
Mixed 160
129% 172 MB/s
4K Read 0.67
4K Write 1.96
4K Mixed 0.31
99% 0.98 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 102%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Dominator DDR3 2400 C11 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
87.4% Excellent
MC Read 31
MC Write 34.4
MC Mixed 28.5
89% 31.3 GB/s
SC Read 21.3
SC Write 22.1
SC Mixed 25.5
66% 23 GB/s
Latency 50.6
79% 50.6 ns
Poor: 47%
This bench: 87.4%
Great: 90%
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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 2,061 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 47%
Yacht

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z97X-SLI-CF

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 78% - Very good Total price: $719
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