Gigabyte GA-X79-UP4

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 96%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battleship
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 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 82.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics110% 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 Drive103% 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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 9 years and 3 months old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-X79-UP4  (all builds)
Memory13.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20140319
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateOct 12 '18 at 07:30
Run Duration169 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU5%

 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 i7-4960X-$1,189
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
82.2% Excellent
SC Int 104
SC Float 110
SC Mixed 108
86% 107 Pts
QC Int 404
QC Float 408
QC Mixed 397
91% 403 Pts
MC Int 786
MC Float 784
MC Mixed 797
118% 789 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 82.2%
Great: 98%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$345
CLim: 2037 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 416.34
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
110% Outstanding
Lighting 351
Reflection 326
Parallax 332
106% 336 fps
MRender 215
Gravity 325
Splatting 246
113% 262 fps
Poor: 77%
This bench: 110%
Great: 111%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Pro 256GB-$242
115GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 6B0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 362 318 308 298 304 298 MB/s
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 390
Write 383
Mixed 285
SusWrite 315
77% 343 MB/s
4K Read 36.2
4K Write 111
4K Mixed 44.9
171% 64 MB/s
DQ Read 386
DQ Write 309
DQ Mixed 44.9
116% 246 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 103%
Great: 117%
OCZ Vertex 3 240GB-$240
131GB free
Firmware: 2.25
SusWrite @10s intervals: 217 210 215 210 209 206 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
86.7% Excellent
Read 330
Write 241
Mixed 269
SusWrite 211
59% 262 MB/s
4K Read 35.2
4K Write 113
4K Mixed 39.1
163% 62.4 MB/s
DQ Read 248
DQ Write 252
DQ Mixed 33.6
85% 178 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 86.7%
Great: 90%
Corsair CSSD-F12 120GB
105GB free
Firmware: 1.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 87 73 80 79 79 78 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
54.6% Above average
Read 143
Write 110
Mixed 134
SusWrite 79.3
26% 116 MB/s
4K Read 28.5
4K Write 87.7
4K Mixed 29.1
127% 48.4 MB/s
DQ Read 146
DQ Write 112
DQ Mixed 27.5
48% 95.2 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 54.6%
Great: 53%
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$98
147GB free
Firmware: 2B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 237 233 225 222 223 224 MB/s
Performing below potential (8th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
89.5% Excellent
Read 223
Write 224
Mixed 212
SusWrite 227
50% 222 MB/s
4K Read 41.6
4K Write 96.6
4K Mixed 55.7
186% 64.6 MB/s
DQ Read 204
DQ Write 189
DQ Mixed 55.7
80% 150 MB/s
Poor: 81%
This bench: 89.5%
Great: 134%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston 99U5471-037.A 2x8GB
2 of 8 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
56.9% Above average
MC Read 22.7
MC Write 18.6
MC Mixed 19.5
58% 20.3 GB/s
SC Read 16
SC Write 14.9
SC Mixed 12.8
42% 14.6 GB/s
Latency 70.3
57% 70.3 ns
Poor: 30%
This bench: 56.9%
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-X79-UP4 Builds (Compare 1,425 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 101%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 58%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-X79-UP4 - $648

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 102% - Outstanding Total price: $1,526
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