Gigabyte GA-Z97X-Gaming 5

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 126%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 77%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (69th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 31 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 83.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics170% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive85.9% 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.
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z97X-Gaming 5  (all builds)
Memory12.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors, 3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150918
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 14 '18 at 01:40
Run Duration133 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing above expectations (69th 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-$374
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
83.6% Excellent
SC Int 122
SC Float 127
SC Mixed 122
99% 124 Pts
QC Int 387
QC Float 391
QC Mixed 394
89% 391 Pts
MC Int 641
MC Float 688
MC Mixed 681
100% 670 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 83.6%
Great: 101%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080 Ti-$769
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 390.77
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
170% Outstanding
Lighting 563
Reflection 528
Parallax 637
182% 576 fps
MRender 268
Gravity 525
Splatting 299
161% 364 fps
Poor: 64%
This bench: 170%
Great: 178%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX100 512GB-$200
391GB free
Firmware: MU01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
85.9% Excellent
Read 503
Write 472
Mixed 451
106% 475 MB/s
4K Read 25.2
4K Write 102
4K Mixed 20
118% 49.1 MB/s
DQ Read 28.9
DQ Write 82.6
DQ Mixed 17.2
24% 42.9 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 85.9%
Great: 103%
Crucial MX100 512GB-$200
105GB free
Firmware: MU01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
101% Outstanding
Read 500
Write 459
Mixed 474
107% 478 MB/s
4K Read 28.5
4K Write 108
4K Mixed 34.2
144% 56.9 MB/s
DQ Read 141
DQ Write 297
DQ Mixed 42.8
83% 160 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 101%
Great: 103%
Hitachi HDS721010DLE630 1TB-$150
931GB free
Firmware: MS2OA5R0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Read 181
Write 174
Mixed 173
132% 176 MB/s
4K Read 0.68
4K Write 1.82
4K Mixed 0.19
84% 0.9 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 102%
Great: 95%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL RipjawsZ DDR3 2133 C11 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
74.5% Very good
MC Read 28.1
MC Write 27.7
MC Mixed 21.9
74% 25.9 GB/s
SC Read 18.3
SC Write 23.4
SC Mixed 23.5
62% 21.7 GB/s
Latency 51.5
78% 51.5 ns
Poor: 28%
This bench: 74.5%
Great: 80%
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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 2,399 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 58%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z97X-Gaming 5 - $180

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 74% - Very good Total price: $1,012
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