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 (51st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 49 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 88.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
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.
Run History
SystemGigabyte Z97X-UD3H-BK
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z97X-UD3H-BK-CF  (all builds)
Memory8.8 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 06:30
Run Duration106 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU10%

 PC Performing as expected (51st 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 above expectations (80th percentile)
88.8% Excellent
SC Int 129
SC Float 128
SC Mixed 129
103% 129 Pts
QC Int 483
QC Float 448
QC Mixed 451
104% 460 Pts
MC Int 478
MC Float 484
MC Mixed 449
71% 470 Pts
Poor: 59%
This bench: 88.8%
Great: 97%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$249
CLim: 2012 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 398.98
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Lighting 199
Reflection 185
Parallax 191
61% 192 fps
Gravity 185
Splatting 156
74% 170 fps
Poor: 62% Great: 78%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$40
682GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 39 55 67 55 106 94 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
42.9% Average
Read 80.2
Write 45.5
Mixed 37.7
SusWrite 69.4
43% 58.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.2
4K Write 0.7
4K Mixed 0.3
55% 0.4 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 42.9%
Great: 106%
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 (71st percentile)
46.5% Average
MC Read 15.5
MC Write 16.3
MC Mixed 14
44% 15.3 GB/s
SC Read 13.1
SC Write 15.8
SC Mixed 13.7
40% 14.2 GB/s
Latency 55.8
72% 55.8 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 46.5%
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 893 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-UD3H-BK-CF

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 86% - Excellent Total price: $672
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