Gigabyte GA-Z97X-SOC Force

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 47%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 62%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 46%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (64th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 36 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. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 75.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics46.6% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 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 Drive46.6% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (17%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
14 months ago, 13 months ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z97X-SOC Force  (all builds)
Memory13.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150919
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 03 '19 at 19:38
Run Duration115 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU 17%

 PC Performing above expectations (64th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-4430-$248
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
75.6% Very good
Memory 90.7
1-Core 94.4
2-Core 172
73% 119 Pts
4-Core 352
8-Core 343
48% 348 Pts
64-Core 345
23% 345 Pts
Poor: 57%
This bench: 75.6%
Great: 76%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 480-$140
CLim: 1266 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 17.1.1
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
46.6% Average
Lighting 166
Reflection 170
Parallax 243
44% 193 fps
MRender 140
Gravity 166
Splatting 125
47% 143 fps
Poor: 44%
This bench: 46.6%
Great: 57%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Sandisk S128G 126GB
91GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3.2.0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 162 281 282 248 328 303 MB/s
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
46.6% Average
Read 414
Write 236
Mixed 85.9
SusWrite 267
56% 251 MB/s
4K Read 13.8
4K Write 13.2
4K Mixed 10.6
42% 12.5 MB/s
DQ Read 32.6
DQ Write 16.9
DQ Mixed 17.8
15% 22.4 MB/s
Poor: 27%
This bench: 46.6%
Great: 54%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown F3-17000CL9-4GBXM 0420 F3-10666CL9-4GBRL 0420 F3-17000CL9-4GBXM 0420 F3-10666CL9-4GBRL 16GB
1333, 1333, 1333, 1333 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
54.4% Above average
MC Read 19.3
MC Write 19.4
MC Mixed 16.8
53% 18.5 GB/s
SC Read 15
SC Write 18.2
SC Mixed 18.1
49% 17.1 GB/s
Latency 66.2
60% 66.2 ns
Poor: 54%
This bench: 54.4%
Great: 54%
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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-SOC Force Builds (Compare 550 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 53%
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Desktop
Desktop 82%
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Workstation
Workstation 63%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z97X-SOC Force - $123

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 48% - Average Total price: $1,006
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