Gigabyte GA-Z97X-Gaming 7

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 50%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (58th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 42 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 88.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics64.1% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive57.6% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z97X-Gaming 7  (all builds)
Memory5.3 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140530
Uptime0.7 Days
Run DateSep 13 '17 at 22:44
Run Duration113 Seconds
Run User ESP-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing as expected (58th 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 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
88.2% Excellent
SC Int 118
SC Float 121
SC Mixed 116
95% 118 Pts
QC Int 472
QC Float 454
QC Mixed 450
104% 459 Pts
MC Int 597
MC Float 634
MC Mixed 625
93% 619 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 88.2%
Great: 100%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 780-$329
Gigabyte(1458 3604) 3GB
CLim: 1293 MHz, MLim: 1502 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 385.41
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
64.1% Good
Lighting 176
Reflection 135
Parallax 214
59% 175 fps
MRender 144
Gravity 206
Splatting 114
68% 155 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 64.1%
Great: 69%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston HyperX 3K 120GB-$85
28GB free
Firmware: 526ABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
57.6% Above average
Read 415
Write 189
Mixed 200
59% 268 MB/s
4K Read 18.1
4K Write 101
4K Mixed 11.1
95% 43.2 MB/s
DQ Read 21.6
DQ Write 86.7
DQ Mixed 52.3
41% 53.6 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 57.6%
Great: 77%
WD Green 1TB (2011)-$99
445GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
67.4% Good
Read 115
Write 120
Mixed 110
86% 115 MB/s
4K Read 0.87
4K Write 1.95
4K Mixed 0.28
104% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 67.4%
Great: 85%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR3 1600 C10 2x4GB-$68
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
57.9% Above average
MC Read 21.4
MC Write 20.3
MC Mixed 16.8
56% 19.5 GB/s
SC Read 16.1
SC Write 21.1
SC Mixed 18.6
53% 18.6 GB/s
Latency 58.5
68% 58.5 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 57.9%
Great: 60%
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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 1,374 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z97X-Gaming 7 - $165

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 76% - Very good Total price: $1,000
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