Gigabyte GA-Z97X-SLI-CF

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 171%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 140%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (67th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 33 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 80.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics220% 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 Drive113% 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.
SystemGigabyte Z97X-SLI
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z97X-SLI-CF  (all builds)
Memory12.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160303
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 11 '21 at 15:37
Run Duration147 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU3%
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 PC Performing above expectations (67th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-4771-$337
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
80.8% Excellent
Memory 91.9
1-Core 110
2-Core 213
82% 138 Pts
4-Core 376
8-Core 566
60% 471 Pts
64-Core 571
38% 571 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 80.8%
Great: 85%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3080-$700
Gigabyte(1458 403E) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2160 MHz, MLim: 4750 MHz, Ram: 10GB, Driver: 461.09
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
220% Outstanding
Lighting 292
Reflection 259
Parallax 294
236% 281 fps
MRender 318
Gravity 237
Splatting 179
201% 245 fps
Poor: 150%
This bench: 220%
Great: 227%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$100
144GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 393 260 251 247 250 243 MB/s
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
113% Outstanding
Read 498
Write 482
Mixed 389
SusWrite 274
92% 411 MB/s
4K Read 43.1
4K Write 103
4K Mixed 56.9
193% 67.6 MB/s
DQ Read 374
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 357
268% 358 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 113%
Great: 123%
PNY SSD2SC480G726A104-46827799 480GB
137GB free
Firmware: 524ABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 220 218 218 217 219 218 MB/s
Performing below potential (40th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
53.4% Above average
Read 251
Write 282
Mixed 229
SusWrite 218
55% 245 MB/s
4K Read 26.4
4K Write 19.6
4K Mixed 22.4
79% 22.8 MB/s
DQ Read 151
DQ Write 101
DQ Mixed 117
90% 123 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 53.4%
Great: 63%
Seagate Desktop SSHD 1TB-$128
227GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 146 147 148 147 147 148 MB/s
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
68.3% Good
Read 89.6
Write 66
Mixed 56.4
SusWrite 147
66% 89.8 MB/s
4K Read 1.5
4K Write 5.2
4K Mixed 2.6
448% 3.1 MB/s
Poor: 38%
This bench: 68.3%
Great: 110%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Dominator DDR3 1600 C9 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
60.4% Good
MC Read 21.4
MC Write 22
MC Mixed 18.6
59% 20.7 GB/s
SC Read 17
SC Write 20.9
SC Mixed 19.9
55% 19.3 GB/s
Latency 64.3
62% 64.3 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 60.4%
Great: 63%

 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 3,502 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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