Gigabyte GA-Z97X-Gaming 5

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 128%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 74%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (73rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 27 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 87.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics174% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive57.1% 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
3 months ago, 3 months ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z97X-Gaming 5  (all builds)
Memory12.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1024 x 768 - 32 Bit Farben, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140530
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 08 '17 at 18:09
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User BEL-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing above expectations (73rd 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, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
87.5% Excellent
SC Int 129
SC Float 130
SC Mixed 127
103% 129 Pts
QC Int 435
QC Float 448
QC Mixed 423
99% 435 Pts
MC Int 572
MC Float 654
MC Mixed 646
93% 624 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 87.5%
Great: 99%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080 Ti-$750
Zotac(19DA 2471) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 385.41
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
174% Outstanding
Lighting 566
Reflection 543
Parallax 652
185% 587 fps
MRender 277
Gravity 545
Splatting 300
166% 374 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 174%
Great: 178%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Pro 1TB-$385
561GB free
Firmware: EXM04B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
122% Outstanding
Read 526
Write 490
Mixed 512
114% 509 MB/s
4K Read 37.4
4K Write 114
4K Mixed 50.9
182% 67.5 MB/s
DQ Read 366
DQ Write 316
DQ Mixed 160
170% 281 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 122%
Great: 122%
Samsung 840 120GB-$109
15GB free
Firmware: DXT0AB0Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
57.1% Above average
Read 474
Write 78
Mixed 117
48% 223 MB/s
4K Read 28
4K Write 62.7
4K Mixed 9.7
88% 33.5 MB/s
DQ Read 316
DQ Write 65.9
DQ Mixed 24.2
61% 135 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 57.1%
Great: 67%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL TridentX DDR3 2400 C10 2x8GB-$199
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
82.6% Excellent
MC Read 29.5
MC Write 32.2
MC Mixed 25.7
83% 29.1 GB/s
SC Read 18.3
SC Write 23.6
SC Mixed 23.3
62% 21.7 GB/s
Latency 45.5
88% 45.5 ns
Poor: 37%
This bench: 82.6%
Great: 89%
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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-Gaming 5 Builds (Compare 1,988 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z97X-Gaming 5 - $180

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 77% - Very good Total price: $997
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