Gigabyte GA-Z97X-UD3H-BK-CF

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 38%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 77%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (58th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 42 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 very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 67%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics34.7% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive95.8% 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.
SystemGigabyte Z97X-UD3H-BK
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z97X-UD3H-BK-CF  (all builds)
Memory11.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1200 - 32 Bit colors, 1920 x 1200 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140617
Uptime8.1 Days
Run DateMay 24 '19 at 06:21
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing as expected (58th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-4790K-$348
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
67% Good
Memory 84.7
1-Core 130
2-Core 256
89% 157 Pts
4-Core 266
8-Core 559
50% 412 Pts
64-Core 621
42% 621 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 67%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 960-$198
EVGA(3842 3966) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1544 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
34.7% Below average
Lighting 150
Reflection 121
Parallax 147
39% 139 fps
MRender 82.2
Gravity 129
Splatting 86.7
35% 99.2 fps
Poor: 30%
This bench: 34.7%
Great: 35%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX100 512GB-$200
333GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 388 380 374 388 381 377 MB/s
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
95.8% Outstanding
Read 418
Write 452
Mixed 312
SusWrite 381
88% 391 MB/s
4K Read 21.5
4K Write 106
4K Mixed 40.6
141% 56 MB/s
DQ Read 198
DQ Write 343
DQ Mixed 176
160% 239 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 95.8%
Great: 105%
Samsung Spinpoint F1 1TB-$160
805GB free
Firmware: 1AA01118
SusWrite @10s intervals: 112 111 112 112 113 109 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
60.2% Good
Read 98
Write 110
Mixed 60.5
SusWrite 112
70% 95 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 1.1
200% 1.4 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 60.2%
Great: 64%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance DDR3 1600 C9 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
46.6% Average
MC Read 16
MC Write 16.6
MC Mixed 14.6
45% 15.7 GB/s
SC Read 12.8
SC Write 16.5
SC Mixed 14.5
42% 14.6 GB/s
Latency 72.2
55% 72.2 ns
Poor: 34%
This bench: 46.6%
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-UD3H-BK-CF Builds (Compare 2,125 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 53%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 80%
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Workstation
Workstation 62%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z97X-UD3H-BK-CF

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