Gigabyte GA-Z97X-Gaming 5

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 53%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 55%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (39th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 61 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 74.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics53.2% 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 Drive94.2% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
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.
High background CPU (21%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z97X-Gaming 5  (all builds)
Memory11.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben, 1440 x 900 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140530
Uptime0.8 Days
Run DateJan 13 '18 at 11:35
Run Duration152 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU 21%

 PC Performing below expectations (39th 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-$348
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
74.2% Very good
SC Int 118
SC Float 116
SC Mixed 115
93% 116 Pts
QC Int 356
QC Float 371
QC Mixed 341
81% 356 Pts
MC Int 576
MC Float 615
MC Mixed 579
88% 590 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 74.2%
Great: 97%
Graphics Cards Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$400
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 390.65
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
53.2% Above average
Lighting 283
Reflection 254
Parallax 152
73% 230 fps
MRender 116
Gravity 53.9
Splatting 125
39% 98.1 fps
Poor: 83%
This bench: 53.2%
Great: 109%
Intel HD 4600 (Desktop 1.25 GHz)-$15
Gigabyte(1458 D000) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 20.19.15.4835
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
5.86% Terrible
Lighting 12.8
Reflection 18.4
Parallax 23.2
5% 18.1 fps
MRender 21.4
Gravity 7.7
Splatting 19.7
6% 16.3 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 5.86%
Great: 6%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$85
152GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT01B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
94.2% Outstanding
Read 503
Write 404
Mixed 417
98% 441 MB/s
4K Read 40.7
4K Write 89
4K Mixed 23.4
139% 51 MB/s
DQ Read 174
DQ Write 228
DQ Mixed 23.9
67% 142 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 94.2%
Great: 126%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 500GB-$28
466GB free
Firmware: CC38 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
67.7% Good
Read 125
Write 111
Mixed 111
87% 116 MB/s
4K Read 0.76
4K Write 1.89
4K Mixed 0.63
136% 1.09 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 67.7%
Great: 71%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance DDR3 1600 C9 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
47.4% Average
MC Read 16.7
MC Write 17.9
MC Mixed 14.7
47% 16.4 GB/s
SC Read 11.6
SC Write 16.4
SC Mixed 10.4
37% 12.8 GB/s
Latency 69.6
58% 69.6 ns
Poor: 40%
This bench: 47.4%
Great: 64%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 63%
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Desktop
Desktop 80%
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Workstation
Workstation 58%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z97X-Gaming 5 - $162

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 75% - Very good Total price: $965
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HDDRAMUSB
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