Gigabyte GA-Z97X-Gaming GT

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 127%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 105%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (75th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 25 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: 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 95.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics136% 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 Drive83.5% 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.
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z97X-Gaming GT  (all builds)
Memory12.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140425
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 13 '19 at 02:14
Run Duration138 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU10%

 PC Performing above expectations (75th 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 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
95.3% Outstanding
Memory 94.9
1-Core 115
2-Core 266
90% 159 Pts
4-Core 524
8-Core 698
80% 611 Pts
64-Core 696
47% 696 Pts
Poor: 71%
This bench: 95.3%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$808
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 430.86
Performing below potential (63rd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
136% Outstanding
Lighting 513
Reflection 504
Parallax 608
135% 542 fps
MRender 260
Gravity 527
Splatting 289
137% 359 fps
Poor: 69%
This bench: 136%
Great: 147%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingmax 240GB 240GB
85GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M1024E
SusWrite @10s intervals: 268 270 220 271 222 224 MB/s
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
83.5% Excellent
Read 443
Write 273
Mixed 266
SusWrite 246
68% 307 MB/s
4K Read 23.9
4K Write 83.8
4K Mixed 33.7
124% 47.1 MB/s
DQ Read 300
DQ Write 270
DQ Mixed 74.1
113% 215 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 83.5%
Great: 100%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$32
423GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 165 167 168 168 168 168 MB/s
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
100% Outstanding
Read 182
Write 127
Mixed 102
SusWrite 167
106% 144 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 2.8
4K Mixed 1.2
235% 1.73 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 100%
Great: 108%
Seagate Expansion Desk 4TB
1.5TB free
Firmware: 0737
SusWrite @10s intervals: 139 138 135 138 138 138 MB/s
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
73.6% Very good
Read 119
Write 91.8
Mixed 69.8
SusWrite 138
77% 105 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.7
130% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 17%
This bench: 73.6%
Great: 101%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws DDR3 1600 C9 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
61.7% Good
MC Read 21.5
MC Write 21.9
MC Mixed 18.8
59% 20.7 GB/s
SC Read 17.3
SC Write 23.6
SC Mixed 20.5
58% 20.5 GB/s
Latency 57.4
70% 57.4 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 61.7%
Great: 63%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical GA-Z97X-Gaming GT Builds (Compare 157 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 49%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 55% - Above average Total price: $1,242
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