Gigabyte GA-Z97N-WIFI

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 70%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 42%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (58th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 42 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 79.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics61.3% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive86.1% 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.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Sub-optimal background CPU (13%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z97N-WIFI  (all builds)
Memory3.6 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150421
Uptime1.8 Days
Run DateNov 12 '17 at 11:02
Run Duration425 Seconds
Run User BEL-User
Background CPU 13%

 PC Performing as expected (58th 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 i5-4690K-$235
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
79.5% Very good
SC Int 107
SC Float 109
SC Mixed 108
87% 108 Pts
QC Int 397
QC Float 405
QC Mixed 415
92% 406 Pts
MC Int 413
MC Float 417
MC Mixed 415
62% 415 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 79.5%
Great: 101%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$250
CLim: 1455 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 385.69
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
61.3% Good
Lighting 183
Reflection 171
Parallax 190
57% 181 fps
MRender 148
Gravity 176
Splatting 121
64% 149 fps
Poor: 50%
This bench: 61.3%
Great: 73%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial BX100 250GB-$155
166GB free
Firmware: MU01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
86.1% Excellent
Read 512
Write 361
Mixed 424
96% 432 MB/s
4K Read 27.9
4K Write 98.7
4K Mixed 22.4
123% 49.6 MB/s
DQ Read 29.9
DQ Write 298
DQ Mixed 22
59% 117 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 86.1%
Great: 100%
Hitachi HDT721010SLA360 1TB-$90
455GB free
Firmware: ST6OA31B Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
48.5% Average
Read 97.5
Write 71.4
Mixed 74.6
61% 81.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.47
4K Write 1.31
4K Mixed 0.3
78% 0.7 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 48.5%
Great: 59%
SanDisk Ultra Fit USB 3.0 32GB-$12
16GB free, PID 5583
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
39.6% Below average
Read 137
Write 55.3
Mixed 65
95% 85.8 MB/s
4K Read 6.92
4K Write 1.96
4K Mixed 0.98
126% 3.29 MB/s
Poor: 10%
This bench: 39.6%
Great: 40%
SanDisk Cruzer Switch 8GB
3GB free, PID 5572, Cruzer Switch
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
11.3% Very poor
Read 21.5
Write 2.93
Mixed 5.15
9% 9.85 MB/s
4K Read 6.15
4K Write 1.97
4K Mixed 1.53
142% 3.22 MB/s
Poor: 6%
This bench: 11.3%
Great: 12%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial Ballistix Sport DDR3 1600 C9 2x4GB-$64
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
61.3% Good
MC Read 21.6
MC Write 22.3
MC Mixed 19.5
60% 21.1 GB/s
SC Read 15.7
SC Write 18.8
SC Mixed 18.8
51% 17.8 GB/s
Latency 57.6
69% 57.6 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 61.3%
Great: 65%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 63%
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Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 49%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z97N-WIFI - $130

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 89% - Excellent Total price: $704
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