Gigabyte GA-X79-UP4

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming 48%
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation 49%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (69th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 31 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 95.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics45.4% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive96.3% 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.
Memory6GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 6GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-X79-UP4  (all builds)
Memory3.9 GB free of 6 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20131216
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 12 '19 at 17:14
Run Duration110 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (69th 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 i7-4930K-$588
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 4.3 GHz, turbo 5.7 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
95.4% Outstanding
SC Int 122
SC Float 105
SC Mixed 123
93% 117 Pts
QC Int 453
QC Float 469
QC Mixed 460
104% 461 Pts
MC Int 937
MC Float 941
MC Mixed 955
142% 944 Pts
Poor: 69%
This bench: 95.4%
Great: 99%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 380-$228
CLim: 980 MHz, MLim: 1475 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 18.12.2
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
45.4% Average
Lighting 131
Reflection 132
Parallax 174
45% 146 fps
MRender 106
Gravity 125
Splatting 83.6
45% 105 fps
Poor: 35%
This bench: 45.4%
Great: 48%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk Extreme Pro 240GB-$79
86GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 00RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 419 369 345 349 325 303 MB/s
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
96.3% Outstanding
Read 461
Write 434
Mixed 228
SusWrite 352
83% 369 MB/s
4K Read 29.9
4K Write 87.3
4K Mixed 38.3
141% 51.8 MB/s
DQ Read 336
DQ Write 255
DQ Mixed 151
152% 247 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 96.3%
Great: 116%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 991691 (99869 3x2GB
3 of 8 slots used
6GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
54.5% Above average
MC Read 23.3
MC Write 14.8
MC Mixed 19.8
55% 19.3 GB/s
SC Read 15.5
SC Write 13.9
SC Mixed 12.8
40% 14.1 GB/s
Latency 68.9
58% 68.9 ns
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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).

Typical GA-X79-UP4 Builds (Compare 1,950 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 99%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop 72%
Workstation 56%

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-X79-UP4 - $480

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 95% - Outstanding Total price: $1,442
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