Gigabyte GA-Z97X-Gaming 3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 49%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 40%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 33%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (26th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 74 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith a below average single core score, this CPU can handle email, web browsing and audio/video playback but it will struggle to handle modern 3D games or workstation tasks such as video editing. Finally, with a gaming score of 39.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
Graphics70.9% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive76% 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 VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (100%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
5 months ago, 5 months ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z97X-Gaming 3  (all builds)
Memory8.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colores,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150918
Uptime0.4 Days
Run DateMay 16 '19 at 17:37
Run Duration144 Seconds
Run User ESP-User
Background CPU 100%

 PC Performing below expectations (26th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i5-4670K-$280
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
39.8% Below average
1-Core 50.9
2-Core 102
36% 76.7 Pts
4-Core 251
8-Core 270
35% 261 Pts
64-Core 402
27% 402 Pts
Poor: 50%
This bench: 39.8%
Great: 79%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$528
MSI(1462 3363) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1923 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 419.72
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
70.9% Very good
Lighting 298
Reflection 174
Parallax 313
78% 262 fps
MRender 191
Gravity 302
Splatting 22.8
62% 172 fps
Poor: 81%
This bench: 70.9%
Great: 111%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$140
239GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 327 367 430 342 360 352 MB/s
Relative performance (0th percentile)
76% Very good
Read 287
Write 240
Mixed 218
SusWrite 363
62% 277 MB/s
4K Read 13.7
4K Write 21.4
4K Mixed 17.6
55% 17.6 MB/s
DQ Read 650
DQ Write 492
DQ Mixed 591
436% 577 MB/s
Poor: 158%
This bench: 76%
Great: 263%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 3TB-$79
1TB free
Firmware: CC29
SusWrite @10s intervals: 132 133 135 135 136 137 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
74.5% Very good
Read 125
Write 89.1
Mixed 62
SusWrite 135
75% 103 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.6
115% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 74.5%
Great: 113%
ASMT 2115 4TB
671GB free, PID 1153
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 138 142 143 140 143 143 MB/s
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
54% Above average
Read 118
Write 99.7
Mixed 56.9
SusWrite 142
139% 104 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.8
94% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 54%
Great: 71%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 2133 C11 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
58.1% Above average
MC Read 20.9
MC Write 26.1
MC Mixed 22.4
66% 23.1 GB/s
SC Read 7.1
SC Write 10.8
SC Mixed 11.3
28% 9.73 GB/s
Latency 223
18% 223 ns
Poor: 34%
This bench: 58.1%
Great: 80%
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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 8,741 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 51%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 52%
Yacht

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 46% - Average Total price: $989
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