Gigabyte GA-Z97X-Gaming 7

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 98%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 72%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (57th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 43 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 96.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
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% 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.
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.
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z97X-Gaming 7  (all builds)
Memory13.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colores,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150421
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 17 '17 at 22:30
Run Duration209 Seconds
Run User ARG-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing as expected (57th 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 4.7 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
96.2% Outstanding
SC Int 139
SC Float 139
SC Mixed 137
111% 138 Pts
QC Int 462
QC Float 498
QC Mixed 467
108% 476 Pts
MC Int 690
MC Float 737
MC Mixed 724
107% 717 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 96.2%
Great: 99%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$390
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 384.76
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
100% Outstanding
Lighting 318
Reflection 297
Parallax 320
96% 312 fps
MRender 205
Gravity 294
Splatting 227
108% 242 fps
Poor: 82%
This bench: 100%
Great: 110%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Evo 250GB-$139
56GB free
Firmware: EXT0DB6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
84% Excellent
Read 510
Write 351
Mixed 347
89% 403 MB/s
4K Read 43
4K Write 79.1
4K Mixed 22
135% 48 MB/s
DQ Read 44.5
DQ Write 82.1
DQ Mixed 20.3
28% 49 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 84%
Great: 95%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$63
251GB free
Firmware: CC26 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
81.4% Excellent
Read 155
Write 129
Mixed 130
104% 138 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.44
4K Mixed 0.2
66% 0.68 MB/s
Poor: 80%
This bench: 81.4%
Great: 112%
WD WD10EADX-00TDHB0 1TB
90GB free
Firmware: 77.04D77 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (40th percentile)
45.9% Average
Read 89.1
Write 71.1
Mixed 83
61% 81.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.48
4K Write 0.63
4K Mixed 0.26
60% 0.46 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 45.9%
Great: 58%
WD Black 2TB (2013)-$105
85GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
62% Good
Read 106
Write 110
Mixed 113
83% 110 MB/s
4K Read 0.46
4K Write 2.99
4K Mixed 0.26
104% 1.24 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 62%
Great: 109%
UFD 3.0 Silicon-Power64G 64GB
26GB free, PID 5500
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
46.9% Average
Read 256
Write 24.5
Mixed 48.8
96% 110 MB/s
4K Read 7.77
4K Write 0.86
4K Mixed 0.72
83% 3.12 MB/s
Poor: 8%
This bench: 46.9%
Great: 44%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 1866 C9 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
84.2% Excellent
MC Read 30.2
MC Write 32.4
MC Mixed 25.6
84% 29.4 GB/s
SC Read 21.7
SC Write 25.8
SC Mixed 25.6
70% 24.4 GB/s
Latency 47.2
85% 47.2 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 84.2%
Great: 77%
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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 7 Builds (Compare 1,552 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z97X-Gaming 7 - $175

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $1,099
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