Gigabyte GA-Z97X-UD3H-BK-CF

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 67%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 51%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (71st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 29 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 83.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics68.2% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive64.8% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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 7 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.
High background CPU (22%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
2 months ago, 2 months ago.
SystemGigabyte Z97X-UD3H-BK
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z97X-UD3H-BK-CF  (all builds)
Memory11.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20140617
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 12 '19 at 00:23
Run Duration122 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 22%

 PC Performing above expectations (71st 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-$220
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
83.5% Excellent
SC Int 113
SC Float 117
SC Mixed 115
92% 115 Pts
QC Int 432
QC Float 445
QC Mixed 431
99% 436 Pts
MC Int 450
MC Float 443
MC Mixed 453
67% 449 Pts
Poor: 59%
This bench: 83.5%
Great: 97%
Graphics Cards Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$374
CLim: 1531 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 391.35
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
68.2% Good
Lighting 216
Reflection 186
Parallax 206
66% 203 fps
MRender 157
Gravity 197
Splatting 131
70% 162 fps
Poor: 55%
This bench: 68.2%
Great: 73%
Intel HD 4600 (Desktop 1.25 GHz)-$15
Gigabyte(1458 D000) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 10.18.14.4264
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
5.76% Terrible
Lighting 12.6
Reflection 19.3
Parallax 23.2
5% 18.4 fps
MRender 20.3
Gravity 7.6
Splatting 20
6% 16 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 5.76%
Great: 6%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX200 500GB-$150
101GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 126 119 75 72 69 61 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
64.8% Good
Read 341
Write 260
Mixed 273
SusWrite 86.8
54% 240 MB/s
4K Read 26.5
4K Write 69.4
4K Mixed 40.8
129% 45.6 MB/s
DQ Read 140
DQ Write 92.3
DQ Mixed 99.5
79% 111 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 64.8%
Great: 106%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$40
726GB free
Firmware: CC45
SusWrite @10s intervals: 203 204 202 200 203 202 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
115% Outstanding
Read 200
Write 158
Mixed 83.5
SusWrite 202
118% 161 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.8
159% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 115%
Great: 116%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 1600 CL9 Series 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
61.1% Good
MC Read 21.1
MC Write 22.5
MC Mixed 19.5
60% 21 GB/s
SC Read 15.7
SC Write 20.6
SC Mixed 18.6
52% 18.3 GB/s
Latency 60.2
66% 60.2 ns
Poor: 36%
This bench: 61.1%
Great: 64%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds (explanation by AdoredTV).

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 76% - Very good Total price: $814
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