Gigabyte GA-Z97X-SLI-CF

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 106%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 83%
Aircraft carrier
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 91.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
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 Drive106% 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.
Run History
SystemGigabyte Z97X-SLI
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z97X-SLI-CF  (all builds)
Memory11.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150918
Uptime2 Days
Run DateOct 02 '20 at 21:30
Run Duration151 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU8%
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 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 4.25 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
91.3% Outstanding
Memory 96.1
1-Core 123
2-Core 252
91% 157 Pts
4-Core 500
8-Core 495
68% 498 Pts
64-Core 491
33% 491 Pts
Poor: 59%
This bench: 91.3%
Great: 90%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070-$450
CLim: 2175 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 456.38
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
114% Outstanding
Lighting 144
Reflection 129
Parallax 144
116% 139 fps
MRender 178
Gravity 132
Splatting 98.1
112% 136 fps
Poor: 93%
This bench: 114%
Great: 117%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Liteon CX1-JB256-HP 256GB
187GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X1J2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 306 371 406 405 398 403 MB/s
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
106% Outstanding
Read 593
Write 419
Mixed 350
SusWrite 382
97% 436 MB/s
4K Read 25.6
4K Write 81
4K Mixed 40.9
134% 49.2 MB/s
DQ Read 398
DQ Write 354
DQ Mixed 233
214% 328 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 106%
Great: 116%
Samsung 860 Evo 250GB-$52
122GB free
Firmware: RVT04B6Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 7,174
Write 6,728
Mixed 6,792
1,541% 6,898 MB/s
4K Read 680
4K Write 380
4K Mixed 440
1,795% 500 MB/s
DQ Read 2,110
DQ Write 1,693
DQ Mixed 1,927
1,436% 1,910 MB/s
Poor: 76% Great: 128%
Samsung 860 Evo 250GB-$52
182GB free
Firmware: RVT04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 294 376 478 320 296 298 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
122% Outstanding
Read 468
Write 446
Mixed 429
SusWrite 344
95% 422 MB/s
4K Read 34.6
4K Write 129
4K Mixed 69.1
209% 77.6 MB/s
DQ Read 382
DQ Write 349
DQ Mixed 361
272% 364 MB/s
Poor: 76%
This bench: 122%
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 (96th percentile)
87% Excellent
MC Read 31.5
MC Write 34.3
MC Mixed 27.7
89% 31.2 GB/s
SC Read 21.6
SC Write 23.3
SC Mixed 25.5
67% 23.5 GB/s
Latency 53.6
75% 53.6 ns
Poor: 36%
This bench: 87%
Great: 87%

 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 3,500 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 45%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
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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