Gigabyte GA-Z97X-Gaming 3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 84%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (53rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 47 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 73.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics115% 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 Drive39% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce 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 (17%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z97X-Gaming 3  (all builds)
Memory3.8 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit renk
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140425
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 29 '21 at 18:42
Run Duration161 Seconds
Run User TUR-User
Background CPU 17%
Watch Gameplay: 2070 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing as expected (53rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-4690-$178
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
73.7% Very good
Memory 76.6
1-Core 106
2-Core 214
76% 132 Pts
4-Core 407
8-Core 417
56% 412 Pts
64-Core 391
26% 391 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 73.7%
Great: 84%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070-$450
CLim: 2175 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 461.40
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
115% Outstanding
Lighting 142
Reflection 121
Parallax 0.3
114% 87.6 fps
MRender 184
Gravity 136
Splatting 111
116% 144 fps
Poor: 93%
This bench: 115%
Great: 118%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Green 240GB (2018)-$38
151GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UF510000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 220 8.1 8.7 11 10 137 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (20th percentile)
39% Below average
Read 427
Write 358
Mixed 305
SusWrite 65.9
64% 289 MB/s
4K Read 8.7
4K Write 11.8
4K Mixed 17.8
42% 12.8 MB/s
DQ Read 91.7
DQ Write 86.8
DQ Mixed 43.9
45% 74.1 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 39%
Great: 56%
Corsair Force GS 128GB-$150
59GB free
Firmware: 5.24
SusWrite @10s intervals: 181 148 177 176 180 176 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
87.2% Excellent
Read 372
Write 238
Mixed 252
SusWrite 173
58% 259 MB/s
4K Read 36.2
4K Write 98.9
4K Mixed 47.3
168% 60.8 MB/s
DQ Read 222
DQ Write 218
DQ Mixed 208
159% 216 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 87.2%
Great: 87%
Samsung Spinpoint F2 1TB-$60
516GB free
Firmware: 1AG01118
SusWrite @10s intervals: 85 84 81 82 84 84 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
28.7% Poor
Read 16.9
Write 57.5
Mixed 23
SusWrite 83.2
33% 45.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.2
4K Write 0.7
4K Mixed 0.3
55% 0.4 MB/s
Poor: 29%
This bench: 28.7%
Great: 59%
Samsung M3 Portable 2TB
1.5TB free, PID 61b5
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 112 118 118 118 118 118 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
48.3% Average
Read 116
Write 87.9
Mixed 63.9
SusWrite 117
127% 96.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.9
98% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 48.3%
Great: 53%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance DDR3 1600 C9 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
47.5% Average
MC Read 17.4
MC Write 17.8
MC Mixed 14.7
48% 16.6 GB/s
SC Read 12.1
SC Write 15.7
SC Mixed 13.7
40% 13.8 GB/s
Latency 87
46% 87 ns
Poor: 28%
This bench: 47.5%
Great: 63%

 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 5,548 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 45%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 38%
Jet ski

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 51% - Above average Total price: $957
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