Gigabyte GA-Z97X-SLI-CF

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 99%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 78%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (90th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 10 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: 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 87.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics111% 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 Drive118% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (17%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemGigabyte Z97X-SLI
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z97X-SLI-CF  (all builds)
Memory11.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150918
Uptime0.7 Days
Run DateJul 02 '20 at 21:14
Run Duration153 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 17%
Watch Gameplay: 2070 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-4690K-$175
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
87.2% Excellent
Memory 95.8
1-Core 119
2-Core 222
86% 145 Pts
4-Core 454
8-Core 456
62% 455 Pts
64-Core 463
31% 463 Pts
Poor: 59%
This bench: 87.2%
Great: 90%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070-$450
CLim: 2175 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 446.14
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
111% Outstanding
Lighting 140
Reflection 128
Parallax 143
113% 137 fps
MRender 175
Gravity 129
Splatting 98.7
109% 134 fps
Poor: 93%
This bench: 111%
Great: 117%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Liteon CX1-JB256-HP 256GB
198GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X1J2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 352 429 492 497 490 484 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
118% Outstanding
Read 584
Write 431
Mixed 386
SusWrite 457
104% 465 MB/s
4K Read 32.7
4K Write 81.4
4K Mixed 49.5
156% 54.5 MB/s
DQ Read 399
DQ Write 405
DQ Mixed 258
233% 354 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 118%
Great: 116%
Samsung 860 Evo 250GB-$52
166GB free
Firmware: RVT04B6Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 6669
Write 6,275
Mixed 6,405
1,441% 6,450 MB/s
4K Read 618
4K Write 318
4K Mixed 397
1,613% 444 MB/s
DQ Read 1938
DQ Write 1,559
DQ Mixed 1,761
1,315% 1,753 MB/s
Poor: 76% Great: 128%
Samsung 860 Evo 250GB-$52
203GB free
Firmware: RVT04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 297 381 463 326 299 297 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
123% Outstanding
Read 448
Write 431
Mixed 423
SusWrite 344
93% 412 MB/s
4K Read 41.8
4K Write 126
4K Mixed 67.8
217% 78.5 MB/s
DQ Read 380
DQ Write 348
DQ Mixed 359
271% 362 MB/s
Poor: 76%
This bench: 123%
Great: 128%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Sniper DDR3 2400 C11 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
85.2% Excellent
MC Read 30.4
MC Write 34.1
MC Mixed 27.1
87% 30.5 GB/s
SC Read 20.9
SC Write 22.5
SC Mixed 25.1
65% 22.8 GB/s
Latency 54.5
73% 54.5 ns
Poor: 36%
This bench: 85.2%
Great: 87%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 45%
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Desktop
Desktop 87%
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Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z97X-SLI-CF

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 51% - Above average Total price: $788
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