Gigabyte GA-Z97P-D3

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 54%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 26%
Raft
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (13th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 87 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 relatively low single core score, this CPU can handle email, light web browsing and basic audio/video playback, but it will struggle to handle CPU intensive tasks. Finally, with a gaming score of 31%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
Graphics106% 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.
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.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z97P-D3  (all builds)
Memory12.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20141021
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 01 '18 at 20:53
Run Duration159 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU6%

 PC Performing way below expectations (13th 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-$348
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 2 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
31% Below average
SC Int 21.9
SC Float 21.2
SC Mixed 20.8
17% 21.3 Pts
QC Int 89.5
QC Float 102
QC Mixed 148
26% 113 Pts
MC Int 510
MC Float 656
MC Mixed 639
90% 602 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 31%
Great: 97%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$490
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 391.35
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
106% Outstanding
Lighting 155
Reflection 207
Parallax 398
75% 253 fps
MRender 242
Gravity 394
Splatting 257
130% 297 fps
Poor: 73%
This bench: 106%
Great: 141%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow V300 120GB-$55
4GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 603ABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 32% Great: 71%
Seagate Desktop SSHD 4TB-$200
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC44 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
54.9% Above average
Read 58.3
Write 132
Mixed 86.2
69% 92 MB/s
4K Read 0.59
4K Write 5.36
4K Mixed 0.49
178% 2.15 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 54.9%
Great: 93%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 1600 C9 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
51.4% Above average
MC Read 21.2
MC Write 21.4
MC Mixed 17
57% 19.9 GB/s
SC Read 8.6
SC Write 5.7
SC Mixed 6.7
20% 7 GB/s
Latency 90.8
44% 90.8 ns
Poor: 29%
This bench: 51.4%
Great: 66%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z97P-D3 Builds (Compare 4,430 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z97P-D3

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 79% - Very good Total price: $628
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