Gigabyte GA-X79-UP4

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 48%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (47th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 53 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 95.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics44.3% 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 Drive95.7% 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.
Memory12GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 12GB 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-X79-UP4  (all builds)
Memory9.2 GB free of 12 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1600 x 1200 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140319
Uptime0.9 Days
Run DateMar 14 '18 at 00:42
Run Duration119 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing as expected (47th 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 i7-4930K-$600
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
95.8% Outstanding
SC Int 110
SC Float 114
SC Mixed 107
88% 110 Pts
QC Int 488
QC Float 489
QC Mixed 490
111% 489 Pts
MC Int 938
MC Float 952
MC Mixed 964
143% 951 Pts
Poor: 68%
This bench: 95.8%
Great: 99%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 380-$228
CLim: 980 MHz, MLim: 1475 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 18.2.3
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
44.3% Average
Lighting 130
Reflection 130
Parallax 170
45% 144 fps
MRender 104
Gravity 118
Splatting 83.5
44% 102 fps
Poor: 41%
This bench: 44.3%
Great: 47%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk Extreme Pro 240GB-$105
120GB free
Firmware: 00RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
95.7% Outstanding
Read 511
Write 484
Mixed 491
111% 495 MB/s
4K Read 26
4K Write 69.2
4K Mixed 22.8
105% 39.3 MB/s
DQ Read 339
DQ Write 301
DQ Mixed 60.4
116% 234 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 95.7%
Great: 107%
Corsair Force 3 120GB-$109
8GB free
Firmware: 5.02 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
33.5% Below average
Read 198
Write 104
Mixed 117
31% 140 MB/s
4K Read 15.3
4K Write 56.8
4K Mixed 6.43
62% 26.2 MB/s
DQ Read 15.2
DQ Write 67.4
DQ Mixed 7.1
15% 29.9 MB/s
Poor: 28%
This bench: 33.5%
Great: 50%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMX8GX3M2A200 CMX8GX3M2A200 OCZ3G1600LV2G OCZ3G1600LV2G 12GB
1333, 1333, 1333, 1333 MHz
4096, 4096, 2048, 2048 MB
Performing below potential (11th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
83.5% Excellent
MC Read 34.7
MC Write 29.3
MC Mixed 30
90% 31.3 GB/s
SC Read 18.2
SC Write 16
SC Mixed 15.5
47% 16.6 GB/s
Latency 59.8
67% 59.8 ns
Poor: 72%
This bench: 83.5%
Great: 110%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-X79-UP4 Builds (Compare 1,453 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 88%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 70%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-X79-UP4 - $648

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 88% - Excellent Total price: $1,515
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