Gigabyte GA-Z97X-UD5H-BK

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming 45%
Speed boat
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation 38%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (49th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 51 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 very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 66%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics43.7% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 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 Drive143% 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.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (33%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z97X-UD5H-BK  (all builds)
Memory5.5 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.9 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150919
Uptime0.4 Days
Run DateJul 28 '17 at 05:52
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU 33%

 PC Performing as expected (49th 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 i5-4440-$228
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
66% Good
SC Int 93.8
SC Float 95.4
SC Mixed 92.2
75% 93.8 Pts
QC Int 347
QC Float 350
QC Mixed 341
78% 346 Pts
MC Int 348
MC Float 350
MC Mixed 343
52% 347 Pts
Poor: 49%
This bench: 66%
Great: 70%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 960-$200
EVGA(3842 2968) 2GB
CLim: 1544 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 384.94
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
43.7% Average
Lighting 152
Reflection 122
Parallax 135
45% 136 fps
MRender 81.9
Gravity 127
Splatting 86.5
43% 98.5 fps
Poor: 32%
This bench: 43.7%
Great: 45%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$260
357GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B6Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (0th percentile)
143% Outstanding
Read 691
Write 634
Mixed 698
151% 675 MB/s
4K Read 35.2
4K Write 112
4K Mixed 60.8
191% 69.5 MB/s
DQ Read 434
DQ Write 293
DQ Mixed 166
177% 297 MB/s
Poor: 209%
This bench: 143%
Great: 353%
Crucial MX200 250GB-$134
82GB free
Firmware: MU01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
59.8% Above average
Read 336
Write 180
Mixed 221
54% 245 MB/s
4K Read 23.2
4K Write 43.1
4K Mixed 26.9
92% 31.1 MB/s
DQ Read 179
DQ Write 124
DQ Mixed 55.9
68% 120 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 59.8%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS4G3D18ADS3.16FE 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1866 MHz
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
70.6% Very good
MC Read 25.4
MC Write 26.6
MC Mixed 22.8
71% 24.9 GB/s
SC Read 17
SC Write 17.6
SC Mixed 21.9
54% 18.8 GB/s
Latency 55
73% 55 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 70.6%
Great: 73%
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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-UD5H-BK Builds (Compare 709 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 63%
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation 59%

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z97X-UD5H-BK - $206

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 83% - Excellent Total price: $1,044
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