Gigabyte GA-Z97X-Gaming 3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 84%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 55%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 51%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (25th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 75 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including moderate gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 57.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics101% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive62.9% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory24GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 24GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (47%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
5 months ago, 5 months ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z97X-Gaming 3  (all builds)
Memory8.6 GB free of 24 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colores, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150918
Uptime10.2 Days
Run DateMay 17 '18 at 20:26
Run Duration122 Seconds
Run User POL-User
Background CPU 47%

 PC Performing below expectations (25th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i7-4770-$305
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.65 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
57.3% Above average
SC Int 78.4
SC Float 81.1
SC Mixed 75.8
63% 78.4 Pts
QC Int 263
QC Float 280
QC Mixed 275
62% 273 Pts
MC Int 520
MC Float 550
MC Mixed 555
81% 542 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 57.3%
Great: 83%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$350
CLim: 2037 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 397.64
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Lighting 303
Reflection 282
Parallax 344
98% 310 fps
MRender 199
Gravity 288
Splatting 232
102% 240 fps
Poor: 82%
This bench: 101%
Great: 110%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
OCZ Trion 150 240GB-$196
16GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFZ12.3 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
62.9% Good
Read 503
Write 310
Mixed 351
86% 388 MB/s
4K Read 3.89
4K Write 52
4K Mixed 9.34
45% 21.7 MB/s
DQ Read 259
DQ Write 210
DQ Mixed 39.1
82% 169 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 62.9%
Great: 94%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$44
79GB free
Firmware: CC43 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
73.1% Very good
Read 112
Write 143
Mixed 109
91% 121 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.36
4K Mixed 0.22
75% 0.73 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 73.1%
Great: 112%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston KHX1600C10D3/4G 0793 GY1600D364L10/8G KHX1600C10D3/4G 0793 GY1600D364L10/8G 24GB
1333, 1333, 1333, 1333 MHz
4096, 8192, 4096, 8192 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
46.3% Average
MC Read 16.5
MC Write 17.5
MC Mixed 15
47% 16.3 GB/s
SC Read 9.9
SC Write 14.3
SC Mixed 12.7
35% 12.3 GB/s
Latency 82.5
48% 82.5 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 46.3%
Great: 47%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z97X-Gaming 3 Builds (Compare 4,817 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 86% - Excellent Total price: $841
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