Gigabyte GA-Z97X-Gaming 3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 76%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 64%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (37th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 63 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 76.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics79.7% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive89.4% 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.
Very high background CPU (54%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
2 months ago, 2 months ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z97X-Gaming 3  (all builds)
Memory9.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.9 GHz
DisplayΧρώματα 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150918
Uptime0.5 Days
Run DateApr 04 '20 at 15:40
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User GRC-User
Background CPU 54%

 PC Performing below expectations (37th 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 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
76.3% Very good
Memory 94
1-Core 101
2-Core 191
78% 129 Pts
4-Core 318
8-Core 542
54% 430 Pts
64-Core 573
38% 573 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 76.3%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-Ti-$359
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 442.19
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
79.7% Very good
Lighting 308
Reflection 290
Parallax 299
81% 299 fps
MRender 180
Gravity 300
Splatting 206
80% 229 fps
Poor: 79%
This bench: 79.7%
Great: 105%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$75
133GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 330 205 198 203 194 194 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
89.4% Excellent
Read 385
Write 411
Mixed 332
SusWrite 220
76% 337 MB/s
4K Read 31.6
4K Write 77.6
4K Mixed 42.1
143% 50.4 MB/s
DQ Read 378
DQ Write 348
DQ Mixed 360
271% 362 MB/s
Poor: 75%
This bench: 89.4%
Great: 124%
Microsoft Storage Space Device 999GB
831GB free
Firmware: 0.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 191 191 194 191 189 192 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
109% Outstanding
Read 190
Write 76.5
Mixed 79.7
SusWrite 191
98% 134 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.9
157% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 109%
Great: 113%
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 as expected (56th percentile)
63.3% Good
MC Read 22.1
MC Write 24.8
MC Mixed 20.4
64% 22.4 GB/s
SC Read 13.2
SC Write 19.3
SC Mixed 16.6
47% 16.4 GB/s
Latency 59.9
67% 59.9 ns
Poor: 35%
This bench: 63.3%
Great: 72%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 53%
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Desktop
Desktop 81%
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Workstation
Workstation 63%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z97X-Gaming 3 - $169

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 50% - Above average Total price: $987
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