Gigabyte GA-Z97X-UD3H-CF

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 48%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 42%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (52nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 48 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 84.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics55.3% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive48.4% 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)
Memory11.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150918
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 08 '22 at 11:42
Run Duration125 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing as expected (52nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-4790K-$348
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
84.5% Excellent
Memory 95.6
1-Core 118
2-Core 243
88% 152 Pts
4-Core 396
8-Core 685
68% 541 Pts
64-Core 692
46% 692 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 84.5%
Great: 91%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$125
CLim: 1591 MHz, MLim: 2052 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 512.95
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
55.3% Above average
Lighting 67.7
Reflection 109
Parallax 77
55% 84.6 fps
MRender 79.8
Gravity 67.4
Splatting 59.7
56% 69 fps
Poor: 45%
This bench: 55.3%
Great: 55%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston A400 240GB-$22
115GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFKB1E1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 159 27 84 67 25 124 MB/s
Performing below potential (20th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
48.4% Average
Read 129
Write 94.4
Mixed 80.3
SusWrite 80.9
22% 96 MB/s
4K Read 16.1
4K Write 67.2
4K Mixed 26.2
94% 36.5 MB/s
DQ Read 219
DQ Write 203
DQ Mixed 124
117% 182 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 48.4%
Great: 101%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance Pro DDR3 2400 C11 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing below potential (24th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
47.3% Average
MC Read 15.8
MC Write 16.1
MC Mixed 13.5
43% 15.1 GB/s
SC Read 15.5
SC Write 17.6
SC Mixed 15.8
47% 16.3 GB/s
Latency 55.2
72% 55.2 ns
Poor: 28%
This bench: 47.3%
Great: 85%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 0: 0R 0G 0B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
0% 0% 0 8 6 240 24.5" 1280 720 DELA17A AW2521HFL
Typical GA-Z97X-UD3H-CF Builds (Compare 2,390 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 45%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 38%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z97X-UD3H-CF

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 70% - Good Total price: $573
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