Gigabyte GA-Z97X-Game Plus

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 67%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 67%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (71st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 29 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 95.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics65.1% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive91.4% 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.
Memory12GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 12GB 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
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z97X-Game Plus  (all builds)
Memory9.7 GB free of 12 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150427
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 24 '17 at 22:03
Run Duration164 Seconds
Run User HUN-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (71st 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 i7-4790K-$365
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
95.8% Outstanding
SC Int 131
SC Float 128
SC Mixed 128
103% 129 Pts
QC Int 466
QC Float 464
QC Mixed 484
107% 471 Pts
MC Int 656
MC Float 701
MC Mixed 691
102% 683 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 95.8%
Great: 97%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 390-$304
CLim: 1000 MHz, MLim: 1500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 17.10.1
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
65.1% Good
Lighting 197
Reflection 157
Parallax 248
67% 201 fps
MRender 125
Gravity 161
Splatting 174
64% 153 fps
Poor: 55%
This bench: 65.1%
Great: 71%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Evo 120GB-$138
80GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXT0DB6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
91.4% Outstanding
Read 486
Write 341
Mixed 341
86% 389 MB/s
4K Read 38.3
4K Write 79.3
4K Mixed 22.1
128% 46.6 MB/s
DQ Read 371
DQ Write 247
DQ Mixed 67.3
115% 228 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 91.4%
Great: 107%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$57
1TB free
Firmware: CC26 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Read 180
Write 174
Mixed 170
132% 175 MB/s
4K Read 0.79
4K Write 1.55
4K Mixed 0.2
83% 0.85 MB/s
Poor: 67%
This bench: 102%
Great: 116%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$45
531GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Read 200
Write 174
Mixed 159
133% 178 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.52
4K Mixed 0.26
122% 1.29 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 107%
Great: 108%
SanDisk Extreme USB 3.0 64GB-$72
51GB free, PID 5580
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
108% Outstanding
Read 245
Write 188
Mixed 182
252% 205 MB/s
4K Read 10
4K Write 9.5
4K Mixed 3.38
475% 7.64 MB/s
DQ Read 11.4
DQ Write 9.07
DQ Mixed 3.66
475% 8.05 MB/s
Poor: 23%
This bench: 108%
Great: 111%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston KHX2400C11D3/8GX KHX2400C11D3/4GX 12GB
2400, 2400 MHz
8192, 4096 MB
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
83.3% Excellent
MC Read 30.7
MC Write 31.2
MC Mixed 25
83% 29 GB/s
SC Read 22.1
SC Write 24.3
SC Mixed 26.5
69% 24.3 GB/s
Latency 46.7
86% 46.7 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 83.3%
Great: 81%
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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-Game Plus Builds (Compare 104 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 66%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 99%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 68%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z97X-Game Plus

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 94% - Outstanding Total price: $725
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AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $150Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $210Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $90
Intel Core i5-8600K $249Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti $808Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $163
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $44Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $125SanDisk Extreme 64GB $72
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $85G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $830SanDisk Extreme 32GB $48
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $130SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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