Gigabyte GA-Z97X-UD3H-CF

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 27%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (70th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 30 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 78.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics19.5% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive56.8% 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 VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
SystemGigabyte Z97X-UD3H
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z97X-UD3H-CF  (all builds)
Memory12.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150918
Uptime0.9 Days
Run DateFeb 08 '18 at 02:44
Run Duration284 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (70th 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 i5-4590-$244
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
78.4% Very good
SC Int 108
SC Float 108
SC Mixed 108
86% 108 Pts
QC Int 414
QC Float 406
QC Mixed 407
93% 409 Pts
MC Int 408
MC Float 407
MC Mixed 410
61% 408 Pts
Poor: 57%
This bench: 78.4%
Great: 80%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 550-$79
MSI(1462 8A90) 2GB
CLim: 1203 MHz, MLim: 1824 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 17.12.1
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
19.5% Very poor
Lighting 44.6
Reflection 72.5
Parallax 60.8
16% 59.3 fps
MRender 56.9
Gravity 39.7
Splatting 71.2
22% 55.9 fps
Poor: 18%
This bench: 19.5%
Great: 23%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston A400 120GB-$36
38GB free
Firmware: SBFK10D7 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
56.8% Above average
Read 312
Write 233
Mixed 311
64% 285 MB/s
4K Read 25.9
4K Write 63.2
4K Mixed 6.09
80% 31.7 MB/s
DQ Read 128
DQ Write 223
DQ Mixed 7.59
53% 119 MB/s
Poor: 38%
This bench: 56.8%
Great: 63%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$44
419GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
94.8% Outstanding
Read 180
Write 151
Mixed 148
120% 159 MB/s
4K Read 1.26
4K Write 2.21
4K Mixed 0.26
122% 1.24 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 94.8%
Great: 105%
WD Blue 320GB (2007)-$19
198GB free
Firmware: 01.03A01 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
57.1% Above average
Read 102
Write 96.5
Mixed 100
75% 99.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.49
4K Write 2.06
4K Mixed 0.47
110% 1.01 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 57.1%
Great: 59%
PNY USB 2.0 FD 4GB
4GB free, PID 0053
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
5.14% Terrible
Read 20.8
Write 9.37
Mixed 9.59
15% 13.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.04
4K Write 0.02
4K Mixed 0.02
2% 0.03 MB/s
Poor: 5%
This bench: 5.14%
Great: 7%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance DDR3 1600 C9 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
63.2% Good
MC Read 22.3
MC Write 23.1
MC Mixed 19.7
62% 21.7 GB/s
SC Read 17.1
SC Write 20.4
SC Mixed 21
56% 19.5 GB/s
Latency 60.1
67% 60.1 ns
Poor: 39%
This bench: 63.2%
Great: 64%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z97X-UD3H-CF Builds (Compare 1,483 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z97X-UD3H-CF

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 75% - Very good Total price: $810
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