Gigabyte GA-Z97X-SLI-CF

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 55%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (83rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 17 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 76.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics64.1% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive92% 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.
High background CPU (26%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemGigabyte Z97X-SLI
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z97X-SLI-CF  (all builds)
Memory12.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.9 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150918
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 20 '19 at 13:13
Run Duration137 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 26%

 PC Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-4770K-$293
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.25 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
76.2% Very good
1-Core 118
2-Core 240
84% 179 Pts
4-Core 404
8-Core 650
67% 527 Pts
64-Core 653
44% 653 Pts
Poor: 57%
This bench: 76.2%
Great: 84%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660-$220
EVGA(3842 1163) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 430.86
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
64.1% Good
Lighting 295
Reflection 227
Parallax 245
78% 256 fps
MRender 147
Gravity 238
Splatting 180
64% 188 fps
Poor: 57%
This bench: 64.1%
Great: 66%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Corsair Force LE 120GB
70GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFC12.2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 194 74 90 92 90 78 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
92% Outstanding
Read 509
Write 474
Mixed 366
SusWrite 103
81% 363 MB/s
4K Read 34.1
4K Write 109
4K Mixed 42.8
164% 62 MB/s
DQ Read 321
DQ Write 357
DQ Mixed 181
180% 286 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 92%
Great: 92%
Hitachi HTS547550A9E384 500GB-$60
234GB free
Firmware: JE3OA50A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 69 69 70 69 69 71 MB/s
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
40.2% Average
Read 70.5
Write 72
Mixed 35.8
SusWrite 69.6
45% 62 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 0.9
4K Mixed 0.5
89% 0.6 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 40.2%
Great: 48%
Hitachi HTS542512K9SA00 120GB-$25
111GB free
Firmware: BB2OC3JP
SusWrite @10s intervals: 52 54 54 56 55 53 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
31.3% Below average
Read 55
Write 52.5
Mixed 29
SusWrite 54
35% 47.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.7
119% 0.77 MB/s
Poor: 8%
This bench: 31.3%
Great: 31%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Sniper DDR3 1866 C9 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1866 MHz
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
65.2% Good
MC Read 23.6
MC Write 24.1
MC Mixed 19
64% 22.2 GB/s
SC Read 17.5
SC Write 23.4
SC Mixed 21.9
60% 20.9 GB/s
Latency 58.8
68% 58.8 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 65.2%
Great: 74%
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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 6,863 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: $789
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