Gigabyte GA-Z97MX-Gaming 5

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 74%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 52%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (76th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 24 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 95.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics74.6% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive89.9% 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.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z97MX-Gaming 5  (all builds)
Memory5.4 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit kolorów
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150918
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 17 '18 at 15:33
Run Duration169 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing above expectations (76th 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 i5-4690K-$255
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.25 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
95.3% Outstanding
SC Int 127
SC Float 124
SC Mixed 128
101% 127 Pts
QC Int 496
QC Float 498
QC Mixed 499
113% 498 Pts
MC Int 502
MC Float 489
MC Mixed 508
75% 500 Pts
Poor: 58%
This bench: 95.3%
Great: 98%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$270
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2027 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 390.65
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
74.6% Very good
Lighting 242
Reflection 203
Parallax 240
75% 228 fps
MRender 146
Gravity 211
Splatting 164
74% 174 fps
Poor: 62%
This bench: 74.6%
Great: 78%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Transcend SSD370S 256GB-$87
188GB free
Firmware: O1225G Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Read 525
Write 379
Mixed 431
99% 445 MB/s
4K Read 34.3
4K Write 104
4K Mixed 41.5
160% 60 MB/s
DQ Read 34.2
DQ Write 305
DQ Mixed 61
79% 133 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 101%
Great: 112%
Plextor M5 Pro 128GB-$130
81GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.08 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
89.9% Excellent
Read 492
Write 309
Mixed 381
87% 394 MB/s
4K Read 23.4
4K Write 81.1
4K Mixed 33
121% 45.8 MB/s
DQ Read 344
DQ Write 296
DQ Mixed 70.6
121% 237 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 89.9%
Great: 96%
WD Black 1TB (2010)-$70
204GB free
Firmware: 05.01D05 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
60.5% Good
Read 115
Write 95.5
Mixed 96
77% 102 MB/s
4K Read 0.69
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 0.5
129% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 60.5%
Great: 75%
WD Blue 320GB (2008)-$20
62GB free
Firmware: 01.03A01 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
43% Average
Read 83.2
Write 66.3
Mixed 77
57% 75.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.51
4K Write 1.96
4K Mixed 0.38
99% 0.95 MB/s
Poor: 25%
This bench: 43%
Great: 60%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 2400 C11 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
76.7% Very good
MC Read 28.2
MC Write 28.7
MC Mixed 23.7
77% 26.9 GB/s
SC Read 18.2
SC Write 23.7
SC Mixed 23.5
62% 21.8 GB/s
Latency 51.8
77% 51.8 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 76.7%
Great: 84%
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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-Z97MX-Gaming 5 - $128

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 76% - Very good Total price: $923
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