Gigabyte GA-Z97X-Gaming GT

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 98%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 64%
Destroyer
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (63rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 37 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 78.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics110% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive127% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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 (14%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
6 days ago, 5 days ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z97X-Gaming GT  (all builds)
Memory10.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit färger, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit färger
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150919
Uptime1.3 Days
Run DateMay 16 '19 at 21:17
Run Duration125 Seconds
Run User SWE-User
Background CPU 14%

 PC Performing above expectations (63rd 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 i7-4770K-$440
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
78.5% Very good
SC Int 114
SC Float 115
SC Mixed 116
92% 115 Pts
QC Int 368
QC Float 384
QC Mixed 375
85% 376 Pts
MC Int 561
MC Float 600
MC Mixed 586
87% 582 Pts
Poor: 64%
This bench: 78.5%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$380
Nvidia(10DE 1B81) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 2302 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 430.64
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
110% Outstanding
Lighting 352
Reflection 305
Parallax 360
110% 339 fps
MRender 222
Gravity 316
Splatting 234
111% 257 fps
Poor: 78%
This bench: 110%
Great: 109%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Corsair Force MP500 NVMe PCIe M.2 240GB-$75
25GB free (System drive)
Firmware: E7FM05.0 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 204 225 222 223 203 217 MB/s
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
127% Outstanding
Read 980
Write 234
Mixed 418
SusWrite 216
101% 462 MB/s
4K Read 35.7
4K Write 110
4K Mixed 44.7
170% 63.6 MB/s
DQ Read 859
DQ Write 174
DQ Mixed 293
273% 442 MB/s
Poor: 105%
This bench: 127%
Great: 199%
WD Black 2.5" 750GB (2011)-$65
617GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 67 67 69 69 69 68 MB/s
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
55% Above average
Read 123
Write 107
Mixed 73.5
SusWrite 68.2
69% 92.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.8
153% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 27%
This bench: 55%
Great: 71%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LP DDR3 1600 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
60.5% Good
MC Read 21.3
MC Write 22
MC Mixed 18.3
59% 20.5 GB/s
SC Read 16.2
SC Write 21.1
SC Mixed 20.5
55% 19.3 GB/s
Latency 59
68% 59 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 60.5%
Great: 63%
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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-Z97X-Gaming GT Builds (Compare 416 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z97X-Gaming GT - $300

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $1,138
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