Gigabyte GA-Z97X-Gaming GT

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 111%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 67%
Battle cruiser
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 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 88.5%, 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 Drive80.2% 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.
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)
Memory11.5 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 05:04
Run Duration138 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU7%

 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 i7-4790K-$348
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
88.5% Excellent
1-Core 128
2-Core 270
93% 199 Pts
4-Core 497
8-Core 689
77% 593 Pts
64-Core 708
48% 708 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 88.5%
Great: 91%
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 as expected (59th percentile)
136% Outstanding
Lighting 488
Reflection 508
Parallax 620
128% 539 fps
MRender 255
Gravity 528
Splatting 277
137% 354 fps
Poor: 119%
This bench: 136%
Great: 146%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingmax 240GB 240GB
86GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M1024E
SusWrite @10s intervals: 267 264 201 268 270 270 MB/s
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
80.2% Excellent
Read 462
Write 263
Mixed 263
SusWrite 257
69% 311 MB/s
4K Read 23.6
4K Write 83.9
4K Mixed 29.5
118% 45.7 MB/s
DQ Read 247
DQ Write 205
DQ Mixed 75.3
98% 176 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 80.2%
Great: 94%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$38
423GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 165 164 168 168 168 167 MB/s
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
93% Outstanding
Read 158
Write 151
Mixed 105
SusWrite 166
107% 145 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 1.2
223% 1.6 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 93%
Great: 109%
Seagate Expansion Desk 4TB
1.5TB free
Firmware: 0737
SusWrite @10s intervals: 130 129 131 134 129 130 MB/s
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
69.9% Good
Read 114
Write 73
Mixed 68
SusWrite 130
71% 96.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.7
126% 0.9 MB/s
Poor: 16%
This bench: 69.9%
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 (92nd percentile)
61.4% Good
MC Read 21.3
MC Write 21.9
MC Mixed 18.8
59% 20.7 GB/s
SC Read 17.1
SC Write 23.5
SC Mixed 19.8
58% 20.1 GB/s
Latency 57.2
70% 57.2 ns
Poor: 39%
This bench: 61.4%
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-Gaming GT Builds (Compare 531 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 53%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 53%
Yacht

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 49% - Average Total price: $1,134
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