Gigabyte GA-Z97X-SLI-CF

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 43%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 53%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (65th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 35 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 76.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics40% 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 Drive94.8% 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
SystemGigabyte Z97X-SLI
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z97X-SLI-CF  (all builds)
Memory8.9 GB free of 12 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit colores,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20141017
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 14 '18 at 05:17
Run Duration145 Seconds
Run User CHL-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing above expectations (65th 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 i7-4790-$308
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
76.6% Very good
SC Int 111
SC Float 114
SC Mixed 112
90% 112 Pts
QC Int 402
QC Float 427
QC Mixed 367
90% 399 Pts
MC Int 557
MC Float 596
MC Mixed 581
87% 578 Pts
Poor: 61%
This bench: 76.6%
Great: 85%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 960-$200
Gigabyte(1458 36AC) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1506 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 398.11
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
40% Average
Lighting 131
Reflection 101
Parallax 99.8
37% 110 fps
MRender 82.3
Gravity 125
Splatting 85.4
42% 97.5 fps
Poor: 33%
This bench: 40%
Great: 45%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SM2280S3G2480G 480GB
359GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM01.W Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
94.8% Outstanding
Read 518
Write 497
Mixed 499
113% 504 MB/s
4K Read 30.5
4K Write 83.9
4K Mixed 14
108% 42.8 MB/s
DQ Read 280
DQ Write 295
DQ Mixed 61.7
109% 212 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 94.8%
Great: 100%
WD Green 2TB (2009)-$99
422GB free
Firmware: 01.00A01 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
55.1% Above average
Read 95.6
Write 96.3
Mixed 99.4
73% 97.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.46
4K Write 2.14
4K Mixed 0.34
97% 0.98 MB/s
Poor: 27%
This bench: 55.1%
Great: 59%
ADATA HV610 1TB
2GB free, PID a21a
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
22.3% Poor
Read 63.1
Write 55.4
Mixed 26.1
58% 48.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.39
4K Write 0.3
4K Mixed 0.17
18% 0.29 MB/s
Poor: 12%
This bench: 22.3%
Great: 40%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston 99U5471-025.A00LF 0420 9905471-011.A00LF 12GB
1333, 1333, 1333 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
37% Below average
MC Read 13.1
MC Write 13
MC Mixed 10.6
35% 12.2 GB/s
SC Read 7.1
SC Write 12.8
SC Mixed 11.6
30% 10.5 GB/s
Latency 67.3
59% 67.3 ns
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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 3,642 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 58%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z97X-SLI-CF

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 77% - Very good Total price: $763
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