Gigabyte GA-Z97X-UD3H-CF

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (37th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 63 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 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 83.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Boot Drive159% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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.
Very high background CPU (32%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemGigabyte Z97X-UD3H
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z97X-UD3H-CF  (all builds)
Memory11.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150918
Uptime11.9 Days
Run DateJan 06 '19 at 19:48
Run Duration165 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 32%

 PC Performing below expectations (37th 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 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
83.3% Excellent
SC Int 121
SC Float 121
SC Mixed 121
97% 121 Pts
QC Int 378
QC Float 402
QC Mixed 394
89% 391 Pts
MC Int 643
MC Float 700
MC Mixed 688
101% 677 Pts
Poor: 68%
This bench: 83.3%
Great: 100%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$374
CLim: 1455 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 417.35
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Lighting 140
Reflection 169
Parallax 170
47% 159 fps
Gravity 149
Splatting 120
58% 135 fps
Poor: 55% Great: 72%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$140
291GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B2QEXP7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 615 616 607 632 631 630 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
159% Outstanding
Read 650
Write 516
Mixed 458
SusWrite 622
126% 561 MB/s
4K Read 45.8
4K Write 113
4K Mixed 66.6
215% 75.2 MB/s
DQ Read 694
DQ Write 551
DQ Mixed 949
621% 731 MB/s
Poor: 209%
This bench: 159%
Great: 402%
WD WD1001FALS-00J7B1 4TB
2TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 150 148 143 147 151 150 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
Read 150
Write 153
Mixed 80.7
SusWrite 148
97% 133 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.9
4K Mixed 1
206% 1.63 MB/s
WD Black 1TB (2010)-$50
304GB free
Firmware: 05.00K05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 89 88 86 88 88 89 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
44.9% Average
Read 68
Write 72.3
Mixed 62.2
SusWrite 88.1
54% 72.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.9
178% 1.33 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 44.9%
Great: 75%
WD Green 3TB (2011)-$93
15GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 28 30 29 29 30 29 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
38.2% Below average
Read 104
Write 24.8
Mixed 23.7
SusWrite 29.1
33% 45.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 0.3
4K Mixed 0.3
56% 0.33 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 38.2%
Great: 83%
Corsair Flash Voyager 8GB
3GB free, PID 1000
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 7.7 7.8 7.8 8.5 7.9 7.7 MB/s
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
9.3% Terrible
Read 37.3
Write 7.2
Mixed 5
SusWrite 7.9
14% 14.4 MB/s
4K Read 9.2
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
34% 3.07 MB/s
Poor: 6%
This bench: 9.3%
Great: 11%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR3 1866 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1866 MHz
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
68.9% Good
MC Read 24.4
MC Write 25.2
MC Mixed 21.1
67% 23.6 GB/s
SC Read 17.7
SC Write 24.3
SC Mixed 22.4
61% 21.5 GB/s
Latency 54.2
74% 54.2 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 68.9%
Great: 73%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z97X-UD3H-CF Builds (Compare 2,363 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 58%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z97X-UD3H-CF

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 74% - Very good Total price: $843
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