Gigabyte GA-Z97X-SLI-CF

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 33%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 97%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 28%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (95th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 5 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 93.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics27.6% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive116% 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.
Run History
SystemGigabyte Z97X-SLI
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z97X-SLI-CF  (all builds)
Memory11.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150918
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 03 '20 at 19:39
Run Duration151 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU3%
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 PC Performing way above expectations (95th 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 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
93.6% Outstanding
Memory 95.9
1-Core 134
2-Core 267
95% 166 Pts
4-Core 530
8-Core 510
72% 520 Pts
64-Core 509
34% 509 Pts
Poor: 59%
This bench: 93.6%
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
Relative performance (0th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
27.6% Poor
Lighting 33.1
Reflection 38.3
Parallax 31
27% 34.2 fps
MRender 47.3
Gravity 33.1
Splatting 43.2
29% 41.2 fps
Poor: 92%
This bench: 27.6%
Great: 118%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Liteon CX1-JB256-HP 256GB
187GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X1J2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 406 411 414 412 405 403 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
116% Outstanding
Read 588
Write 423
Mixed 342
SusWrite 408
98% 440 MB/s
4K Read 34.7
4K Write 87.2
4K Mixed 49.4
162% 57.1 MB/s
DQ Read 395
DQ Write 352
DQ Mixed 238
215% 328 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 116%
Great: 116%
Samsung 860 Evo 250GB-$52
122GB free
Firmware: RVT04B6Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 7,183
Write 6833
Mixed 6,905
1,558% 6,974 MB/s
4K Read 652
4K Write 350
4K Mixed 444
1,742% 482 MB/s
DQ Read 2,136
DQ Write 1,846
DQ Mixed 1,953
1,474% 1,978 MB/s
Poor: 70% Great: 128%
Samsung 860 Evo 250GB-$52
183GB free
Firmware: RVT04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 434 460 409 300 300 301 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
123% Outstanding
Read 470
Write 445
Mixed 427
SusWrite 367
96% 427 MB/s
4K Read 41.3
4K Write 130
4K Mixed 61.6
210% 77.7 MB/s
DQ Read 383
DQ Write 349
DQ Mixed 361
272% 364 MB/s
Poor: 70%
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 (96th percentile)
87.1% Excellent
MC Read 31.6
MC Write 34.1
MC Mixed 27.6
89% 31.1 GB/s
SC Read 21.8
SC Write 24.7
SC Mixed 25.8
69% 24.1 GB/s
Latency 54.4
74% 54.4 ns
Poor: 36%
This bench: 87.1%
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 3,544 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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