Gigabyte GA-Z97X-UD5H-BK

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 67%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 52%
Yacht
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (50th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 50 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 78.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics67.6% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive167% 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.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (16%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z97X-UD5H-BK  (all builds)
Memory12.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150919
Uptime5 Days
Run DateJan 03 '19 at 12:27
Run Duration142 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 16%

 PC Performing as expected (50th 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 i5-4690-$231
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (60th percentile)
78.3% Very good
SC Int 108
SC Float 81
SC Mixed 107
79% 98.5 Pts
QC Int 416
QC Float 406
QC Mixed 408
93% 410 Pts
MC Int 416
MC Float 412
MC Mixed 412
62% 414 Pts
Poor: 55%
This bench: 78.3%
Great: 83%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$374
CLim: 1519 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 417.35
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
67.6% Good
Lighting 215
Reflection 187
Parallax 204
65% 202 fps
MRender 151
Gravity 197
Splatting 132
69% 160 fps
Poor: 55%
This bench: 67.6%
Great: 72%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$139
224GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 4B6Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 375 510 568 575 569 567 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
167% Outstanding
Read 689
Write 554
Mixed 504
SusWrite 527
128% 569 MB/s
4K Read 51.1
4K Write 144
4K Mixed 69.9
243% 88.5 MB/s
DQ Read 778
DQ Write 642
DQ Mixed 922
633% 781 MB/s
Poor: 165%
This bench: 167%
Great: 351%
USB 2.0 Flash Drive 16GB
3GB free, PID 1169
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 7.1 8.8 9.4 9.4 6.9 4.5 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
4% Terrible
Read 16
Write 6.8
Mixed 7.8
SusWrite 7.7
12% 9.57 MB/s
4K Read 0
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
0% 0 MB/s
Poor: 4%
This bench: 4%
Great: 6%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS8G3D1609DS1S00. 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
61.5% Good
MC Read 21.9
MC Write 22.3
MC Mixed 19.6
61% 21.3 GB/s
SC Read 15.8
SC Write 19.8
SC Mixed 18.5
52% 18 GB/s
Latency 60.2
66% 60.2 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 61.5%
Great: 64%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z97X-UD5H-BK Builds (Compare 1,078 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 74% - Very good Total price: $1,045
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