Gigabyte GA-Z97X-Gaming G1 WIFI-BK

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 80%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (24th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 76 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 a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 68.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics120% 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 Drive15.2% is an extremely low SSD score, this system will benefit from a faster SSD.
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.
Very high background CPU (34%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
1 month ago, 1 month ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z97X-Gaming G1 WIFI-BK  (all builds)
Memory7.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140529
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 12 '21 at 14:34
Run Duration126 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU 34%

 PC Performing below expectations (24th 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 way below expectations (4th percentile)
68.4% Good
Memory 68.5
1-Core 120
2-Core 211
76% 133 Pts
4-Core 367
8-Core 593
61% 480 Pts
64-Core 611
41% 611 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 68.4%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$1,089
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 466.27
Performing below potential (8th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
120% Outstanding
Lighting 148
Reflection 166
Parallax 155
120% 156 fps
MRender 118
Gravity 154
Splatting 108
119% 127 fps
Poor: 117%
This bench: 120%
Great: 149%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston A400 120GB-$28
14GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFK71E0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 82 9.7 42 7.4 21 0.8 MB/s
Relative performance (0th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
15.2% Very poor
Read 97.3
Write 56.7
Mixed 60.6
SusWrite 26.9
13% 60.4 MB/s
4K Read 9.6
4K Write 14
4K Mixed 6.6
30% 10.1 MB/s
DQ Read 12.8
DQ Write 14.5
DQ Mixed 13.2
10% 13.5 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 15.2%
Great: 80%
WD Blue 2TB (2015)-$70
751GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 122 122 118 119 114 97 MB/s
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
70% Very good
Read 128
Write 135
Mixed 91.6
SusWrite 115
87% 118 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 1
193% 1.47 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 70%
Great: 86%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown F3-12800CL9-4GBXL Kingston 9905471-064.A00LF 0420 F3-12800CL9-4GBXL 16GB
1600, 1600, 1600 MHz
4096, 8192, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
42.5% Average
MC Read 15.8
MC Write 15.7
MC Mixed 13.6
43% 15 GB/s
SC Read 11.4
SC Write 14.5
SC Mixed 10.2
34% 12 GB/s
Latency 105
38% 105 ns
Poor: 34%
This bench: 42.5%
Great: 42%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z97X-Gaming G1 WIFI-BK Builds (Compare 144 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 89%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 75%
Battleship

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z97X-Gaming G1 WIFI-BK - $250

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 65% - Good Total price: $1,048
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