Gigabyte GA-Z97P-D3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 18%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 53%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (83rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 17 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 91.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics8.55% is a very low 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive53% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 8 years old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
High background CPU (27%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z97P-D3  (all builds)
Memory7 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1280 x 1024 - 32 Bit colors, 1280 x 1024 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20150422
Uptime6.3 Days
Run DateJan 09 '17 at 15:01
Run Duration146 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 27%

 PC Performing above expectations (83rd 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-$339
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
91.4% Outstanding
SC Int 129
SC Float 128
SC Mixed 128
103% 128 Pts
QC Int 439
QC Float 458
QC Mixed 449
102% 449 Pts
MC Int 651
MC Float 694
MC Mixed 684
101% 676 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 91.4%
Great: 100%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD FirePro V4900-$150
AMD(1002 2B06) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 13.352.1009.0
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
8.55% Terrible
Lighting 27.9
Reflection 23.8
Parallax 23.2
8% 25 fps
MRender 20.2
Gravity 19.5
Splatting 25.2
9% 21.6 fps
Poor: 8%
This bench: 8.55%
Great: 9%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow V300 120GB-$60
16GB free
Firmware: 580A
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
53% Above average
Read 327
Write 113
Mixed 154
43% 198 MB/s
4K Read 26.5
4K Write 92.5
4K Mixed 10.2
102% 43.1 MB/s
DQ Read 76.2
DQ Write 110
DQ Mixed 22.8
37% 69.8 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 53%
Great: 64%
WD WD5002ABYS-18B1B 500GB
168GB free
Firmware: 02.0
4KALIGNED
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
51.7% Above average
Read 90.5
Write 89.1
Mixed 88.3
67% 89.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.71
4K Write 2.53
4K Mixed 0.4
121% 1.21 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 51.7%
Great: 57%
WD WD5002ABYS-18B1B 500GB
75GB free
Firmware: 02.0
4KALIGNED
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
45.5% Average
Read 80.5
Write 77.6
Mixed 75.2
59% 77.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.72
4K Write 2.51
4K Mixed 0.38
119% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 45.5%
Great: 57%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LP DDR3 1600 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
59.9% Above average
MC Read 21.3
MC Write 21.9
MC Mixed 18.3
59% 20.5 GB/s
SC Read 14.5
SC Write 21.7
SC Mixed 19.1
53% 18.4 GB/s
Latency 60.7
66% 60.7 ns
Poor: 28%
This bench: 59.9%
Great: 62%
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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 2,778 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 47%
Yacht

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z97P-D3

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $823
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