Gigabyte GA-Z97X-Gaming 3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 76%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 55%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (70th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 30 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 76.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics80.3% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive83.2% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z97X-Gaming 3  (all builds)
Memory29.2 GB free of 32 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colores, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150421
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 16 '19 at 02:26
Run Duration172 Seconds
Run User ESP-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (70th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-4790-$318
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
76.6% Very good
1-Core 111
2-Core 212
77% 162 Pts
4-Core 439
8-Core 591
67% 515 Pts
64-Core 589
40% 589 Pts
Poor: 56%
This bench: 76.6%
Great: 78%
Graphics Cards Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 4600 (Desktop 1.25 GHz)-$15
Gigabyte(1458 D000) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 20.19.15.4835
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
3.83% Terrible
Lighting 11.9
Reflection 17.8
Parallax 22.1
4% 17.3 fps
MRender 21.2
Gravity 7.4
Splatting 18.2
4% 15.6 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 3.83%
Great: 4%
Nvidia GTX 1070-$369
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 430.64
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
80.3% Excellent
Lighting 312
Reflection 307
Parallax 315
81% 311 fps
MRender 209
Gravity 298
Splatting 241
80% 249 fps
Poor: 69%
This bench: 80.3%
Great: 85%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
HyperX Fury 240GB-$60
69GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 605ABBF2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 186 170 170 168 165 161 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
83.2% Excellent
Read 352
Write 264
Mixed 205
SusWrite 170
55% 248 MB/s
4K Read 29.4
4K Write 111
4K Mixed 42.4
158% 60.8 MB/s
DQ Read 215
DQ Write 245
DQ Mixed 180
149% 213 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 83.2%
Great: 83%
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016)-$75
913GB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 181 185 182 186 184 185 MB/s
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 176
Write 132
Mixed 87
SusWrite 184
106% 144 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.8
148% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 103%
Great: 116%
Generic- USB3.0 CRW -1 64GB
53GB free, PID 0301
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 15 15 21 14 7.1 18 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
11% Very poor
Read 38.5
Write 16.5
Mixed 13.2
SusWrite 14.9
24% 20.8 MB/s
4K Read 9
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0.1
37% 3.03 MB/s
Poor: 11%
This bench: 11%
Great: 42%
Generic- USB3.0 CRW -3 64GB
37GB free, PID 0301
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1.7 1.9 2.4 2.1 0.7 2.1 MB/s
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
15.3% Very poor
Read 42.7
Write 41.8
Mixed 29
SusWrite 1.8
36% 28.8 MB/s
4K Read 10.9
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.3
119% 4.4 MB/s
Poor: 12%
This bench: 15.3%
Great: 27%
TOSHIBA External USB 3.0 1TB
183GB free, PID a200
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 99 100 101 99 100 99 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
41.5% Average
Read 97.5
Write 96.8
Mixed 35.8
SusWrite 99.8
110% 82.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.7
87% 1 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 41.5%
Great: 45%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown F3-12800CL10-8GBXL Kingston KHX1600C10D3/8G 0420 F3-12800CL10-8GBXL Kingston KHX1600C10D3/8G 32GB
1600, 1600, 1600, 1600 MHz
8192, 8192, 8192, 8192 MB
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
59.3% Above average
MC Read 21.4
MC Write 21.6
MC Mixed 17.4
58% 20.1 GB/s
SC Read 15.5
SC Write 21.2
SC Mixed 21.2
55% 19.3 GB/s
Latency 63.2
63% 63.2 ns
Poor: 49%
This bench: 59.3%
Great: 58%
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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-Gaming 3 Builds (Compare 8,998 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 51%
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Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 52%
Yacht

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z97X-Gaming 3 - $169

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 47% - Average Total price: $986
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