Gigabyte GA-Z97X-UD3H-BK-CF

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU, SSD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (53rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 47 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 96.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (12%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemGigabyte Z97X-UD3H-BK
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z97X-UD3H-BK-CF  (all builds)
Memory8.9 GB free of 12 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140507
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 12 '18 at 06:28
Run Duration106 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 12%

 PC Performing as expected (53rd 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 i5-4690K-$255
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
96.4% Outstanding
SC Int 131
SC Float 130
SC Mixed 130
104% 130 Pts
QC Int 503
QC Float 431
QC Mixed 505
109% 480 Pts
MC Int 503
MC Float 489
MC Mixed 503
75% 498 Pts
Poor: 59%
This bench: 96.4%
Great: 97%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$249
CLim: 2126 MHz, MLim: 2297 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 398.98
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Lighting 224
Reflection 204
Parallax 221
69% 216 fps
Gravity 195
Splatting 160
77% 177 fps
Poor: 64% Great: 78%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$35
682GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 58 75 70 65 68 89 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
36.8% Below average
Read 57.5
Write 51.8
Mixed 36.3
SusWrite 70.8
40% 54.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.2
4K Write 0.6
4K Mixed 0.2
42% 0.33 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 36.8%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown CMZ8GX3M2A1600C9 0215 CMZ4GX3M1A1600C9 0215 CMZ8GX3M2A1600C9 12GB
1600, 1600, 1600 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
45.3% Average
MC Read 15.1
MC Write 15.7
MC Mixed 13.6
42% 14.8 GB/s
SC Read 13
SC Write 15.1
SC Mixed 13.1
39% 13.7 GB/s
Latency 55.3
72% 55.3 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 45.3%
Great: 55%
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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-UD3H-BK-CF Builds (Compare 902 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z97X-UD3H-BK-CF

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 79% - Very good Total price: $765
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