Gigabyte GA-Z97X-SLI-CF

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 40%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (67th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 33 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 83.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
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 Drive113% 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.
Run History
SystemGigabyte Z97X-SLI
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z97X-SLI-CF  (all builds)
Memory11.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit cores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150918
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 04 '19 at 01:13
Run Duration150 Seconds
Run User COL-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing above expectations (67th 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 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
83.2% Excellent
1-Core 134
2-Core 262
94% 198 Pts
4-Core 428
8-Core 700
72% 564 Pts
64-Core 700
47% 700 Pts
Poor: 63%
This bench: 83.2%
Great: 90%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-Ti-$155
CLim: 2138 MHz, MLim: 1826 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 399.24
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
34.7% Below average
Lighting 123
Reflection 85.8
Parallax 108
32% 106 fps
MRender 85.2
Gravity 129
Splatting 94
35% 103 fps
Poor: 29%
This bench: 34.7%
Great: 35%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel Raid 0 Volume 240GB
101GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 285 325 319 331 333 295 MB/s
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
113% Outstanding
Read 795
Write 311
Mixed 353
SusWrite 315
98% 443 MB/s
4K Read 37.2
4K Write 99.9
4K Mixed 43.9
166% 60.3 MB/s
DQ Read 223
DQ Write 258
DQ Mixed 95.5
112% 192 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 113%
Great: 134%
Samsung HD322HJ 320GB-$44
47GB free
Firmware: 1AC01118
SusWrite @10s intervals: 73 74 73 73 74 74 MB/s
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
38.1% Below average
Read 58.9
Write 55.9
Mixed 40.1
SusWrite 73.3
42% 57 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.7
144% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 24%
This bench: 38.1%
Great: 62%
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2017)-$72
126GB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 101 94 98 97 97 104 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
47.1% Average
Read 65.7
Write 83.6
Mixed 69.4
SusWrite 98.5
59% 79.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 0
47% 0.47 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 47.1%
Great: 88%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$56
906GB free
Firmware: CC25
SusWrite @10s intervals: 182 193 192 194 194 194 MB/s
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Read 183
Write 149
Mixed 83
SusWrite 192
111% 152 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.7
138% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 107%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR3 1866 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 2200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
79.2% Very good
MC Read 29.1
MC Write 29.1
MC Mixed 23.3
78% 27.2 GB/s
SC Read 22.1
SC Write 25.9
SC Mixed 26.5
71% 24.8 GB/s
Latency 49.1
82% 49.1 ns
Poor: 35%
This bench: 79.2%
Great: 72%
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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-SLI-CF Builds (Compare 6,841 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 52%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 51%
Yacht

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z97X-SLI-CF

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 49% - Average Total price: $803
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