Gigabyte GA-X99M-Gaming 5

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (62nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 38 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 98.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Boot Drive78.4% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (15%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemGigabyte Default string
MotherboardGigabyte GA-X99M-Gaming 5  (all builds)
Memory11 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180111
Uptime0.7 Days
Run DateFeb 13 '18 at 19:07
Run Duration175 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 15%

 PC Performing above expectations (62nd 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 i7-5820K-$391
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
98.3% Outstanding
SC Int 96.9
SC Float 110
SC Mixed 108
84% 105 Pts
QC Int 529
QC Float 527
QC Mixed 530
120% 529 Pts
MC Int 786
MC Float 793
MC Mixed 785
118% 788 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 98.3%
Great: 104%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980 Ti-$550
Zotac(19DA 1394) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1642 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 390.77
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Poor: 65% Great: 113%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$87
46GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
78.4% Very good
Read 491
Write 388
Mixed 381
93% 420 MB/s
4K Read 33.7
4K Write 57.6
4K Mixed 21
108% 37.4 MB/s
DQ Read 36.8
DQ Write 101
DQ Mixed 51
44% 62.8 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 78.4%
Great: 114%
WD Black 1TB (2013)-$73
458GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
87.3% Excellent
Read 155
Write 149
Mixed 143
112% 149 MB/s
4K Read 0.78
4K Write 2.32
4K Mixed 0.33
112% 1.14 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 87.3%
Great: 105%
Samsung Spinpoint F3 1TB-$97
262GB free
Firmware: 1AJ10001 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
67.3% Good
Read 104
Write 130
Mixed 109
86% 115 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.91
4K Mixed 0.45
110% 0.99 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 67.3%
Great: 83%
Samsung Flash Drive 32GB
13GB free, PID 1000
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
49.1% Average
Read 140
Write 104
Mixed 88.8
135% 111 MB/s
4K Read 4.09
4K Write 1.61
4K Mixed 1.12
108% 2.27 MB/s
Poor: 9%
This bench: 49.1%
Great: 35%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws 4 DDR4 3000 C15 4x4GB-$205
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
104% Outstanding
MC Read 41.3
MC Write 43.1
MC Mixed 37.8
116% 40.7 GB/s
SC Read 15.4
SC Write 14.8
SC Mixed 18
46% 16.1 GB/s
Latency 62
64% 62 ns
Poor: 72%
This bench: 104%
Great: 123%
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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
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Desktop
Desktop 78%
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Workstation
Workstation 72%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-X99M-Gaming 5

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 81% - Excellent Total price: $1,141
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