Gigabyte GA-Z97X-Gaming 3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (47th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 53 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 very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 78.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics83.4% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive90.6% 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 VersionAlthough Windows 10 is not the most recent version of Windows, it remains a great option.
Sub-optimal background CPU (16%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z97X-Gaming 3  (all builds)
Memory11.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160303
Uptime1.8 Days
Run DateNov 25 '22 at 08:31
Run Duration146 Seconds
Run User ESP-User
Background CPU 16%
Watch Gameplay: 1070 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing as expected (47th 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-$95
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
78.9% Very good
Memory 97.3
1-Core 122
2-Core 231
86% 150 Pts
4-Core 344
8-Core 395
48% 369 Pts
64-Core 383
24% 383 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 78.9%
Great: 88%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$200
CLim: 2075 MHz, MLim: 2127 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 526.98
Performing below potential (78th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
83.4% Excellent
Lighting 105
Reflection 105
Parallax 101
85% 103 fps
MRender 93.3
Gravity 103
Splatting 99.4
82% 98.5 fps
Poor: 71%
This bench: 83.4%
Great: 88%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$60
67GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 279 229 219 209 192 180 MB/s
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
90.6% Outstanding
Read 428
Write 392
Mixed 370
SusWrite 218
79% 352 MB/s
4K Read 28.9
4K Write 81.5
4K Mixed 42.5
141% 51 MB/s
DQ Read 380
DQ Write 345
DQ Mixed 360
270% 361 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 90.6%
Great: 129%
Intel Raid 0 Volume 2TB
699GB free
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 300 318 312 317 314 318 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
38.4% Below average
Read 393
Write 267
Mixed 105
SusWrite 313
60% 269 MB/s
4K Read 3.5
4K Write 8.3
4K Mixed 1.5
12% 4.43 MB/s
DQ Read 4.2
DQ Write 8.8
DQ Mixed 4.3
4% 5.77 MB/s
Poor: 113%
This bench: 38.4%
Great: 541%
WD Elements 1TB
45GB free, PID 10b8
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 52 53 53 53 53 54 MB/s
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
27.6% Poor
Read 69.7
Write 70.5
Mixed 42.3
SusWrite 53
78% 58.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.9
97% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 12%
This bench: 27.6%
Great: 43%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL RipjawsZ DDR3 2400 C10 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
80.1% Excellent
MC Read 27.8
MC Write 31.3
MC Mixed 26
81% 28.4 GB/s
SC Read 18.2
SC Write 23.4
SC Mixed 21.8
60% 21.1 GB/s
Latency 49.2
81% 49.2 ns
Poor: 45%
This bench: 80.1%
Great: 110%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

 SkillBench Score 13: 1R 2G 2B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
13% 10% 49 205 59 60 21.7" 2560 1440 GSM5AB8 LG IPS FULLHD
Typical GA-Z97X-Gaming 3 Builds (Compare 1,808 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 44%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 37%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z97X-Gaming 3 - $169

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 51% - Above average Total price: $947
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