Gigabyte GA-Z97X-Gaming 5

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 75%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (71st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 29 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 90.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics77.3% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive47.7% 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 @ 1.6 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150918
Uptime1.7 Days
Run DateJan 14 '18 at 13:48
Run Duration112 Seconds
Run User NLD-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing above expectations (71st 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-$344
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
90.1% Outstanding
SC Int 125
SC Float 122
SC Mixed 121
98% 123 Pts
QC Int 421
QC Float 439
QC Mixed 454
99% 438 Pts
MC Int 613
MC Float 658
MC Mixed 651
96% 641 Pts
Poor: 72%
This bench: 90.1%
Great: 101%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$300
Gigabyte(1458 3777) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2050 MHz, MLim: 2079 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
77.3% Very good
Lighting 245
Reflection 215
Parallax 228
74% 229 fps
MRender 155
Gravity 226
Splatting 177
80% 186 fps
Poor: 63%
This bench: 77.3%
Great: 79%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Green SATA M.2 120GB-$65
76GB free
Firmware: Z3311000 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
47.7% Average
Read 483
Write 35.3
Mixed 242
55% 253 MB/s
4K Read 26
4K Write 56
4K Mixed 4.1
74% 28.7 MB/s
DQ Read 117
DQ Write 148
DQ Mixed 4.32
39% 89.9 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 47.7%
Great: 53%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$42
670GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
88.3% Excellent
Read 156
Write 152
Mixed 141
112% 149 MB/s
4K Read 1.25
4K Write 2.57
4K Mixed 0.32
136% 1.38 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 88.3%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance DDR3 1600 C9 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
60.3% Good
MC Read 21.1
MC Write 21.7
MC Mixed 18.1
58% 20.3 GB/s
SC Read 17.1
SC Write 22.6
SC Mixed 20.3
57% 20 GB/s
Latency 59.1
68% 59.1 ns
Poor: 35%
This bench: 60.3%
Great: 64%
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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 2,667 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: 76% - Very good Total price: $984
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