Gigabyte GA-Z97X-SLI-CF

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 40%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (60th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 40 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 85.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics34.9% 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 Drive101% 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
SystemGigabyte Z97X-SLI
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z97X-SLI-CF  (all builds)
Memory11.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit cores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150918
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateSep 30 '19 at 01:16
Run Duration151 Seconds
Run User COL-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (60th 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 (86th percentile)
85.8% Excellent
1-Core 137
2-Core 274
96% 205 Pts
4-Core 444
8-Core 728
74% 586 Pts
64-Core 719
48% 719 Pts
Poor: 63%
This bench: 85.8%
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: 399.7
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
34.9% Below average
Lighting 130
Reflection 90.4
Parallax 136
34% 119 fps
MRender 85.7
Gravity 129
Splatting 93.7
35% 103 fps
Poor: 29%
This bench: 34.9%
Great: 34%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel Raid 0 Volume 240GB
96GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 242 193 295 224 225 254 MB/s
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
101% Outstanding
Read 828
Write 400
Mixed 376
SusWrite 239
102% 461 MB/s
4K Read 36.8
4K Write 96.4
4K Mixed 44.4
164% 59.2 MB/s
DQ Read 35.8
DQ Write 106
DQ Mixed 45
42% 62.2 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 101%
Great: 134%
Samsung HD322HJ 320GB-$44
47GB free
Firmware: 1AC01118
SusWrite @10s intervals: 68 67 67 68 67 67 MB/s
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
36.5% Below average
Read 59.6
Write 41.2
Mixed 40.1
SusWrite 67.3
38% 52 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.7
144% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 24%
This bench: 36.5%
Great: 62%
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2017)-$72
265GB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 94 101 114 114 107 100 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
49.5% Average
Read 67.6
Write 81
Mixed 64.4
SusWrite 105
59% 79.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 0.5
94% 0.57 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 49.5%
Great: 88%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$56
623GB free
Firmware: CC25
SusWrite @10s intervals: 159 160 161 161 161 162 MB/s
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
91.1% Outstanding
Read 157
Write 123
Mixed 75.3
SusWrite 161
94% 129 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.7
137% 1 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 91.1%
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 @ 1866 MHz
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
68.9% Good
MC Read 25.3
MC Write 24.7
MC Mixed 20
67% 23.3 GB/s
SC Read 19.3
SC Write 25.4
SC Mixed 24.2
66% 23 GB/s
Latency 55.3
72% 55.3 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 68.9%
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 6,838 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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