Gigabyte GA-Z97X-Gaming G1

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 72%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (63rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 37 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 87.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics71.5% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive93% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (17%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z97X-Gaming G1  (all builds)
Memory12.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit couleurs, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150731
Uptime1.3 Days
Run DateJul 12 '18 at 23:14
Run Duration164 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 17%

 PC Performing above expectations (63rd 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-$365
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
87.6% Excellent
SC Int 130
SC Float 126
SC Mixed 128
102% 128 Pts
QC Int 423
QC Float 428
QC Mixed 419
96% 424 Pts
MC Int 628
MC Float 683
MC Mixed 668
99% 660 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 87.6%
Great: 97%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$695
Gigabyte(1458 374D) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 398.46
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
71.5% Very good
Lighting 511
Reflection 99.6
Parallax 99.6
112% 237 fps
MRender 99.3
Gravity 99.6
Splatting 99.3
42% 99.4 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 71.5%
Great: 177%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
HyperX Savage 120GB-$80
73GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM00.r
SusWrite @10s intervals: 190 203 242 288 246 228 MB/s
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
93% Outstanding
Read 510
Write 356
Mixed 280
SusWrite 233
77% 344 MB/s
4K Read 31.2
4K Write 90.6
4K Mixed 38.1
144% 53.3 MB/s
DQ Read 361
DQ Write 280
DQ Mixed 65.7
118% 235 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 93%
Great: 106%
OCZ AGILITY3 60GB
23GB free
Firmware: 2.15
SusWrite @10s intervals: 63 64 64 63 63 63 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
52.1% Above average
Read 194
Write 62.2
Mixed 91.8
SusWrite 63.3
23% 103 MB/s
4K Read 29.4
4K Write 61.4
4K Mixed 33.7
120% 41.5 MB/s
DQ Read 81.5
DQ Write 66
DQ Mixed 75.7
56% 74.4 MB/s
Poor: 28%
This bench: 52.1%
Great: 51%
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$84
86GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 402 310 310 310 308 309 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
126% Outstanding
Read 482
Write 482
Mixed 399
SusWrite 325
95% 422 MB/s
4K Read 46.2
4K Write 134
4K Mixed 66.3
226% 82.2 MB/s
DQ Read 378
DQ Write 346
DQ Mixed 358
270% 361 MB/s
Poor: 72%
This bench: 126%
Great: 123%
WD Black 4TB (2016)-$175
3.5TB free
Firmware: 81.H0A81
SusWrite @10s intervals: 192 201 206 193 202 203 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
116% Outstanding
Read 203
Write 213
Mixed 80.7
SusWrite 199
127% 174 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 5.9
4K Mixed 0.7
229% 2.53 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 116%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance Pro DDR3 1600 C9 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing below potential (5th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
27.8% Poor
MC Read 8.6
MC Write 9.2
MC Mixed 7.7
24% 8.5 GB/s
SC Read 8.4
SC Write 10
SC Mixed 8.1
25% 8.83 GB/s
Latency 68
59% 68 ns
Poor: 28%
This bench: 27.8%
Great: 62%
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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 G1 Builds (Compare 174 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 77%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 57%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z97X-Gaming G1

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 68% - Good Total price: $902
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HDDRAMUSB
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