Gigabyte GA-Z97X-Gaming GT

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 52%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 55%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (69th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 31 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 90.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics49.4% 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 Drive86.7% 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.
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.
High background CPU (26%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
9 days ago, 9 days ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z97X-Gaming GT  (all builds)
Memory4.6 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140531
Uptime4.1 Days
Run DateJul 17 '17 at 11:17
Run Duration142 Seconds
Run User AUT-User
Background CPU 26%

 PC Performing above expectations (69th 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-$339
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
90.1% Outstanding
SC Int 129
SC Float 128
SC Mixed 117
100% 124 Pts
QC Int 375
QC Float 430
QC Mixed 461
96% 422 Pts
MC Int 575
MC Float 638
MC Mixed 657
93% 623 Pts
Poor: 77%
This bench: 90.1%
Great: 100%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 770-$279
MSI(1462 2825) 2GB
CLim: 1296 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 384.76
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
49.4% Average
Lighting 138
Reflection 109
Parallax 175
46% 141 fps
MRender 119
Gravity 160
Splatting 89.8
58% 123 fps
Poor: 40%
This bench: 49.4%
Great: 51%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk Extreme II 240GB-$105
35GB free
Firmware: R1311 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
86.7% Excellent
Read 483
Write 279
Mixed 341
81% 368 MB/s
4K Read 30.2
4K Write 99.1
4K Mixed 22.7
127% 50.6 MB/s
DQ Read 323
DQ Write 262
DQ Mixed 16.7
88% 201 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 86.7%
Great: 101%
SanDisk Extreme II 240GB-$105
22GB free
Firmware: R1311 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
97.9% Outstanding
Read 472
Write 387
Mixed 369
91% 409 MB/s
4K Read 29.2
4K Write 111
4K Mixed 28.3
139% 56.1 MB/s
DQ Read 343
DQ Write 288
DQ Mixed 16.5
94% 216 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 97.9%
Great: 101%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$79
2TB free
Firmware: CC43 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
91.1% Outstanding
Read 166
Write 152
Mixed 170
123% 162 MB/s
4K Read 0.95
4K Write 1.21
4K Mixed 0.24
89% 0.8 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 91.1%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Savage DDR3 1600 C9 2x4GB-$62
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
54.5% Above average
MC Read 19.8
MC Write 19.4
MC Mixed 16.3
53% 18.5 GB/s
SC Read 14.8
SC Write 18.5
SC Mixed 17.1
48% 16.8 GB/s
Latency 62.8
64% 62.8 ns
Poor: 30%
This bench: 54.5%
Great: 61%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Desktop
Desktop 81%
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Workstation
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Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z97X-Gaming GT - $300

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 75% - Very good Total price: $1,106
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