Gigabyte GA-Z97X-SLI-CF

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 123%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (72nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 28 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 77%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics169% 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 Drive111% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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
SystemGigabyte Z97X-SLI
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z97X-SLI-CF  (all builds)
Memory13.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140617
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateMar 14 '18 at 05:53
Run Duration167 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing above expectations (72nd 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 i5-4590-$288
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
77% Very good
SC Int 108
SC Float 108
SC Mixed 108
86% 108 Pts
QC Int 405
QC Float 407
QC Mixed 395
91% 403 Pts
MC Int 410
MC Float 405
MC Mixed 417
62% 410 Pts
Poor: 55%
This bench: 77%
Great: 78%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$695
EVGA(3842 6698) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 390.77
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
169% Outstanding
Lighting 488
Reflection 520
Parallax 655
170% 554 fps
MRender 270
Gravity 568
Splatting 296
168% 378 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 169%
Great: 177%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$84
172GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
111% Outstanding
Read 498
Write 404
Mixed 416
98% 440 MB/s
4K Read 37.7
4K Write 92.1
4K Mixed 48.6
168% 59.5 MB/s
DQ Read 369
DQ Write 277
DQ Mixed 118
144% 255 MB/s
Poor: 72%
This bench: 111%
Great: 123%
WD Black 4TB (2012)-$264
3TB free
Firmware: 01.01L01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
86.9% Excellent
Read 161
Write 141
Mixed 139
111% 147 MB/s
4K Read 0.63
4K Write 2.93
4K Mixed 0.47
132% 1.34 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 86.9%
Great: 91%
WD Blue 640GB (2008)-$30
155GB free
Firmware: 01.03B01 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
50.2% Above average
Read 96.2
Write 78.5
Mixed 92.4
67% 89.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.58
4K Write 2.11
4K Mixed 0.43
111% 1.04 MB/s
Poor: 29%
This bench: 50.2%
Great: 63%
Hitachi HDT725032VLA380 320GB-$36
85GB free
Firmware: V54OA7BA Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
30.8% Below average
Read 53.8
Write 53.3
Mixed 53.6
40% 53.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.35
4K Mixed 0.27
76% 0.71 MB/s
Poor: 16%
This bench: 30.8%
Great: 40%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws DDR3 1600 C9 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
63.3% Good
MC Read 22.4
MC Write 23.2
MC Mixed 19.6
62% 21.7 GB/s
SC Read 18.2
SC Write 19.9
SC Mixed 20.3
56% 19.5 GB/s
Latency 59.4
67% 59.4 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 63.3%
Great: 64%
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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 3,848 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 58%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z97X-SLI-CF

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 77% - Very good Total price: $779
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Intel Core i5-8600K $249AMD RX 480 $280Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $134
HDDRAMUSB
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WD Blue 1TB (2012) $38Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $167SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $11
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