Gigabyte GA-Z97X-SLI-CF

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 157%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 134%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (45th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 55 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 85.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics191% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive76.1% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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
8 months ago, 8 months ago.
SystemGigabyte Z97X-SLI
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z97X-SLI-CF  (all builds)
Memory12.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150918
Uptime1 Days
Run DateNov 18 '20 at 20:40
Run Duration160 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%
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 PC Performing as expected (45th 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 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
85.3% Excellent
Memory 94.4
1-Core 129
2-Core 246
91% 156 Pts
4-Core 411
8-Core 674
69% 542 Pts
64-Core 680
46% 680 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 85.3%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3080-$700
Gigabyte(1458 405D) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 4750 MHz, Ram: 10GB, Driver: 457.30
Performing below potential (15th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
191% Outstanding
Lighting 238
Reflection 236
Parallax 304
192% 259 fps
MRender 303
Gravity 222
Splatting 138
189% 221 fps
Poor: 133%
This bench: 191%
Great: 228%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
HP EX900 NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$50
89GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R0802B0 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 86 122 322 147 540 354 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
76.1% Very good
Read 634
Write 136
Mixed 103
SusWrite 262
62% 284 MB/s
4K Read 32.7
4K Write 34.4
4K Mixed 16.7
89% 27.9 MB/s
DQ Read 233
DQ Write 153
DQ Mixed 11.3
57% 132 MB/s
Poor: 103%
This bench: 76.1%
Great: 237%
Adata Ultimate SU800 1TB-$115
183GB free
Firmware: R0918B
SusWrite @10s intervals: 426 438 414 397 362 372 MB/s
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
109% Outstanding
Read 441
Write 408
Mixed 362
SusWrite 401
91% 403 MB/s
4K Read 33.5
4K Write 104
4K Mixed 46.3
165% 61.4 MB/s
DQ Read 379
DQ Write 351
DQ Mixed 129
162% 286 MB/s
Poor: 73%
This bench: 109%
Great: 125%
Seagate ST32000542AS 2TB-$110
612GB free
Firmware: CC32
SusWrite @10s intervals: 82 81 80 82 83 82 MB/s
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
49.3% Average
Read 89.8
Write 83.9
Mixed 53.4
SusWrite 81.7
57% 77.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 1
170% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 32%
This bench: 49.3%
Great: 62%
Hitachi HDS5C3030ALA630 3TB-$67
224GB free
Firmware: MEAOA580
SusWrite @10s intervals: 94 95 90 96 96 95 MB/s
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
50.4% Above average
Read 81.5
Write 76.4
Mixed 49.7
SusWrite 94.1
55% 75.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.7
129% 0.9 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 50.4%
Great: 71%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL RipjawsX DDR3 1600 C9 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
60.5% Good
MC Read 21.4
MC Write 21.8
MC Mixed 18.3
59% 20.5 GB/s
SC Read 16.3
SC Write 23.6
SC Mixed 18.2
55% 19.4 GB/s
Latency 58.8
68% 58.8 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 60.5%
Great: 62%

 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 3,533 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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