Gigabyte GA-Z97X-SLI-CF

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 175%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 144%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (73rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 27 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 80.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics224% 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.
Run History
SystemGigabyte Z97X-SLI
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z97X-SLI-CF  (all builds)
Memory12.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160303
Uptime1.2 Days
Run DateJan 25 '21 at 20:35
Run Duration167 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU1%
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 PC Performing above expectations (73rd 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)
80.6% Excellent
Memory 92.1
1-Core 113
2-Core 221
83% 142 Pts
4-Core 373
8-Core 574
61% 473 Pts
64-Core 580
39% 580 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 80.6%
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: 461.33
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
224% Outstanding
Lighting 295
Reflection 271
Parallax 318
239% 295 fps
MRender 325
Gravity 246
Splatting 184
208% 252 fps
Poor: 161%
This bench: 224%
Great: 228%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$100
128GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 196 236 205 208 200 201 MB/s
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
113% Outstanding
Read 501
Write 477
Mixed 374
SusWrite 208
87% 390 MB/s
4K Read 46.3
4K Write 109
4K Mixed 60.6
205% 71.9 MB/s
DQ Read 380
DQ Write 347
DQ Mixed 361
271% 362 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 113%
Great: 123%
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$150
755GB free
Firmware: 2B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 307 543 557 561 562 564 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
177% Outstanding
Read 734
Write 598
Mixed 638
SusWrite 516
140% 621 MB/s
4K Read 63.5
4K Write 129
4K Mixed 82.9
271% 91.7 MB/s
DQ Read 778
DQ Write 624
DQ Mixed 951
644% 784 MB/s
Poor: 239%
This bench: 177%
Great: 378%
PNY SSD2SC480G726A104-46827799 480GB
154GB free
Firmware: 524ABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 176 263 253 264 266 254 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
62.5% Good
Read 392
Write 344
Mixed 322
SusWrite 246
73% 326 MB/s
4K Read 25.9
4K Write 20.3
4K Mixed 23.6
80% 23.3 MB/s
DQ Read 219
DQ Write 90.3
DQ Mixed 128
102% 146 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 62.5%
Great: 63%
Seagate Desktop SSHD 1TB-$128
421GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 155 160 160 160 161 161 MB/s
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
95.9% Outstanding
Read 174
Write 135
Mixed 62.6
SusWrite 160
97% 133 MB/s
4K Read 1.5
4K Write 4.9
4K Mixed 2.6
442% 3 MB/s
Poor: 38%
This bench: 95.9%
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 (90th percentile)
61.4% Good
MC Read 21.9
MC Write 22.3
MC Mixed 18.7
60% 21 GB/s
SC Read 17.7
SC Write 21.5
SC Mixed 20.3
57% 19.8 GB/s
Latency 63.8
63% 63.8 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 61.4%
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 3,506 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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