Gigabyte GA-Z97X-Gaming 3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 97%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 80%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (65th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 35 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 83.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics114% 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 Drive52.6% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z97X-Gaming 3  (all builds)
Memory12.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920x1080x4294967296 szín
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150918
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 02 '20 at 09:22
Run Duration136 Seconds
Run User HUN-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing above expectations (65th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-4790-$299
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
83.6% Excellent
Memory 97.1
1-Core 114
2-Core 224
85% 145 Pts
4-Core 379
8-Core 583
62% 481 Pts
64-Core 584
39% 584 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 83.6%
Great: 86%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$540
EVGA(3842 6583) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2164 MHz, MLim: 2555 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 451.67
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
114% Outstanding
Lighting 94.2
Reflection 425
Parallax 444
25% 321 fps
MRender 258
Gravity 447
Splatting 280
118% 328 fps
Poor: 92%
This bench: 114%
Great: 114%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston A400 240GB-$32
26GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFKB1D1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 195 149 19 42 114 15 MB/s
Performing below potential (34th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
52.6% Above average
Read 118
Write 70.5
Mixed 198
SusWrite 88.9
27% 119 MB/s
4K Read 20.6
4K Write 74.6
4K Mixed 28.3
107% 41.2 MB/s
DQ Read 220
DQ Write 215
DQ Mixed 116
115% 184 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 52.6%
Great: 95%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$34
371GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 157 156 158 159 158 158 MB/s
Performing above expectations (60th percentile)
86.6% Excellent
Read 144
Write 120
Mixed 71.7
SusWrite 157
90% 123 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 1.1
207% 1.43 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 86.6%
Great: 109%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$34
437GB free
Firmware: 03.01A03
SusWrite @10s intervals: 116 116 117 116 115 115 MB/s
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
79.6% Very good
Read 161
Write 157
Mixed 95.3
SusWrite 116
97% 132 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 1.1
218% 1.63 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 79.6%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 2400 C11 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
82.7% Excellent
MC Read 30.1
MC Write 32.7
MC Mixed 25.5
84% 29.4 GB/s
SC Read 19.6
SC Write 21.1
SC Mixed 24.6
62% 21.8 GB/s
Latency 50.1
80% 50.1 ns
Poor: 44%
This bench: 82.7%
Great: 97%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z97X-Gaming 3 Builds (Compare 2,277 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 47%
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Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 40%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z97X-Gaming 3 - $169

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