Gigabyte GA-X79-UP4

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 39%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 34%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (48th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 52 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 very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 65.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics54.6% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive49.8% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (20%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-X79-UP4  (all builds)
Memory6.8 GB free of 12 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130905
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 02 '21 at 11:43
Run Duration125 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 20%
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 PC Performing as expected (48th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-4820K-$216
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
65.4% Good
Memory 83.9
1-Core 102
2-Core 175
72% 120 Pts
4-Core 253
8-Core 498
46% 375 Pts
64-Core 498
33% 498 Pts
Poor: 63%
This bench: 65.4%
Great: 84%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 480-$188
CLim: 1398 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 20.10.35.02
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
54.6% Above average
Lighting 67.6
Reflection 58.9
Parallax 86.3
55% 70.9 fps
MRender 61.4
Gravity 69.1
Splatting 43.1
55% 57.9 fps
Poor: 36%
This bench: 54.6%
Great: 55%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 QVO 1TB-$110
25GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVQ02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 44 52 47 40 41 40 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
49.8% Average
Read 447
Write 52.6
Mixed 106
SusWrite 43.9
35% 162 MB/s
4K Read 18.7
4K Write 51.1
4K Mixed 19
80% 29.6 MB/s
DQ Read 184
DQ Write 46
DQ Mixed 74.8
66% 102 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 49.8%
Great: 122%
Samsung HD103SI 1TB-$80
670GB free
Firmware: 1AG01118
SusWrite @10s intervals: 81 87 85 84 83 82 MB/s
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
49.7% Average
Read 89.4
Write 88.6
Mixed 50.2
SusWrite 83.6
57% 77.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.8
148% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 27%
This bench: 49.7%
Great: 59%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 1600 C9 3x4GB
3 of 8 slots used
12GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
57.6% Above average
MC Read 23.4
MC Write 20.7
MC Mixed 18.8
60% 21 GB/s
SC Read 14.5
SC Write 13.2
SC Mixed 11.7
38% 13.1 GB/s
Latency 73.6
54% 73.6 ns
Poor: 27%
This bench: 57.6%
Great: 77%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-X79-UP4 Builds (Compare 1,474 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 52%
Yacht

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-X79-UP4 - $480

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 55% - Above average Total price: $1,171
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