Gigabyte GA-Z97X-UD5H

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (78th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 22 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 85.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics3.1% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
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.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z97X-UD5H  (all builds)
Memory10.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150803
Uptime0.3 Days
Run DateApr 07 '21 at 15:19
Run Duration85 Seconds
Run User ROU-User
Background CPU10%

 PC Performing above expectations (78th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-4690K-$155
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
85.3% Excellent
Memory 94.5
1-Core 112
2-Core 224
84% 144 Pts
4-Core 441
8-Core 441
60% 441 Pts
64-Core 411
28% 411 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 85.3%
Great: 91%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 4600 (Desktop 1.25 GHz)-$15
Gigabyte(1458 D000) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 20.19.15.4835
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
3.1% Terrible
Lighting 4
Reflection 2.8
Parallax 7.4
3% 4.73 fps
MRender 9.2
Gravity 2.6
Splatting 5.4
3% 5.73 fps
Poor: 2%
This bench: 3.1%
Great: 3%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WDC WD1003FZEX-00K3CA0 256GB
69GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXM04B6Q
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
Read 3,400
Write 3,144
Mixed 3,271
731% 3,272 MB/s
4K Read 216
4K Write 133
4K Mixed 144
582% 164 MB/s
DQ Read 804
DQ Write 589
DQ Mixed 700
522% 698 MB/s
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 1866 C9 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1866 MHz
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
71.8% Very good
MC Read 25.5
MC Write 26.9
MC Mixed 23
72% 25.1 GB/s
SC Read 19.4
SC Write 21.5
SC Mixed 22.5
60% 21.1 GB/s
Latency 58.6
68% 58.6 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 71.8%
Great: 71%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 45%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z97X-UD5H - $180

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 53% - Above average Total price: $1,005
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