Gigabyte GA-Z97X-SLI-CF

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 63%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (74th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 26 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 65.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics1.84% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive91.6% 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 VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
10 months ago, 10 months ago.
SystemGigabyte Z97X-SLI
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z97X-SLI-CF  (all builds)
Memory13.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1280 x 1024 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150918
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 10 '19 at 02:11
Run Duration143 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing above expectations (74th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i5-4460-$186
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
65.6% Good
1-Core 98.5
2-Core 192
68% 145 Pts
4-Core 372
8-Core 373
51% 372 Pts
64-Core 375
25% 375 Pts
Poor: 46%
This bench: 65.6%
Great: 66%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce GT 610
EVGA(3842 2615) 1GB
CLim: 810 MHz, MLim: 250 MHz, Ram: 1GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
1.84% Terrible
Lighting 6.8
Reflection 6.7
Parallax 5.5
2% 6.33 fps
MRender 4.9
Gravity 6.7
Splatting 4.1
2% 5.23 fps
Poor: 2%
This bench: 1.84%
Great: 2%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Liteon L8H-256V2G-HP 256GB
205GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2802
SusWrite @10s intervals: 270 276 273 278 277 277 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
91.6% Outstanding
Read 476
Write 278
Mixed 276
SusWrite 275
73% 326 MB/s
4K Read 21.7
4K Write 101
4K Mixed 41.2
139% 54.5 MB/s
DQ Read 281
DQ Write 279
DQ Mixed 182
164% 247 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 91.6%
Great: 92%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 500GB-$17
465GB free
Firmware: KC48
SusWrite @10s intervals: 118 118 118 119 120 119 MB/s
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
68.7% Good
Read 121
Write 113
Mixed 63.8
SusWrite 119
76% 104 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1
4K Mixed 0.9
148% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 25%
This bench: 68.7%
Great: 76%
SanDisk Ultra USB 3.0 32GB-$10
20GB free, PID 5581
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 31 35 41 38 41 39 MB/s
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
32% Below average
Read 139
Write 49.7
Mixed 30.3
SusWrite 37.5
70% 64.2 MB/s
4K Read 5
4K Write 0.8
4K Mixed 2.7
138% 2.83 MB/s
Poor: 10%
This bench: 32%
Great: 37%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown F3-12800CL9-4GBRL 0215 CMZ16GX3M4A1600C9 0420 F3-12800CL9-4GBRL 0215 CMZ16GX3M4A1600C9 16GB
1600, 1600, 1600, 1600 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
63.2% Good
MC Read 22.4
MC Write 23.4
MC Mixed 20.1
63% 22 GB/s
SC Read 16.6
SC Write 18.8
SC Mixed 19.9
53% 18.4 GB/s
Latency 60.7
66% 60.7 ns
Poor: 52%
This bench: 63.2%
Great: 64%
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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-SLI-CF Builds (Compare 6,327 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 52%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 52%
Yacht

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z97X-SLI-CF

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 46% - Average Total price: $851
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