Gigabyte GA-Z97X-UD7 TH-CF

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 74%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 63%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (43rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 57 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 83.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics88.9% 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 Drive96.8% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Sub-optimal background CPU (12%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemGigabyte Z97X-UD7 TH
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z97X-UD7 TH-CF  (all builds)
Memory27.6 GB free of 32 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1024 x 768 - 32 Bit colors, 2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150919
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 02 '20 at 09:41
Run Duration224 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 12%

 PC Performing as expected (43rd 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 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
83.3% Excellent
Memory 86.3
1-Core 127
2-Core 254
88% 156 Pts
4-Core 432
8-Core 648
69% 540 Pts
64-Core 644
43% 644 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 83.3%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060-$320
EVGA(3842 2067) ≥ 4GB; EVGA 08G-P4-3067-KR
CLim: 2145 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 451.77
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
88.9% Excellent
Lighting 358
Reflection 311
Parallax 394
94% 354 fps
MRender 294
Gravity 306
Splatting 196
89% 265 fps
Poor: 77%
This bench: 88.9%
Great: 92%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 250GB-$50
140GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 250 273 369 309 274 286 MB/s
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
96.8% Outstanding
Read 455
Write 415
Mixed 386
SusWrite 294
87% 388 MB/s
4K Read 43.2
4K Write 61.9
4K Mixed 47.6
159% 50.9 MB/s
DQ Read 382
DQ Write 116
DQ Mixed 221
170% 240 MB/s
Poor: 78%
This bench: 96.8%
Great: 127%
Intel 730 Series 240GB-$350
109GB free
Firmware: L2010420
SusWrite @10s intervals: 205 240 277 274 289 286 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
73.1% Very good
Read 374
Write 287
Mixed 258
SusWrite 262
66% 295 MB/s
4K Read 32.2
4K Write 38.6
4K Mixed 29.6
107% 33.5 MB/s
DQ Read 348
DQ Write 64.3
DQ Mixed 134
117% 182 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 73.1%
Great: 94%
WD Black 1TB (2013)-$53
563GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 164 169 166 171 165 171 MB/s
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
91.7% Outstanding
Read 152
Write 121
Mixed 89.5
SusWrite 168
97% 132 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 1
199% 1.5 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 91.7%
Great: 106%
WD WD4005FZBX-00K5WB0 4TB
2.5TB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 180 180 185 184 180 186 MB/s
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
105% Outstanding
Read 184
Write 181
Mixed 89.2
SusWrite 182
116% 159 MB/s
4K Read 1.5
4K Write 5.2
4K Mixed 1.6
337% 2.77 MB/s
Poor: 79%
This bench: 105%
Great: 137%
WD My Passport 0820 2TB
139GB free, PID 0820
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 80 83 82 86 81 85 MB/s
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
30.9% Below average
Read 79.4
Write 83
Mixed 27.6
SusWrite 82.7
91% 68.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 0.4
4K Mixed 0.4
29% 0.43 MB/s
Poor: 12%
This bench: 30.9%
Great: 43%
WD My Passport 0820 1TB
161GB free, PID 0820
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 35 37 37 37 39 38 MB/s
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
18.6% Very poor
Read 35.4
Write 34.8
Mixed 25.4
SusWrite 37.2
45% 33.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.8
87% 1 MB/s
Poor: 12%
This bench: 18.6%
Great: 44%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Sniper DDR3 2400 C11 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing below potential (32nd percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
52.2% Above average
MC Read 18.7
MC Write 18.2
MC Mixed 15.6
50% 17.5 GB/s
SC Read 16
SC Write 19.9
SC Mixed 18.1
51% 18 GB/s
Latency 71
56% 71 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 52.2%
Great: 88%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z97X-UD7 TH-CF Builds (Compare 118 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 9%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 8%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z97X-UD7 TH-CF

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 66% - Good Total price: $448
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