Gigabyte GA-Z97X-Gaming 5

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 106%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 68%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (75th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 25 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 87.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics125% 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 Drive80.5% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (15%). 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)
Memory12.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150421
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 12 '19 at 19:52
Run Duration137 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 15%

 PC Performing above expectations (75th 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-$365
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
87.3% Excellent
SC Int 124
SC Float 123
SC Mixed 125
99% 124 Pts
QC Int 418
QC Float 444
QC Mixed 424
97% 429 Pts
MC Int 611
MC Float 657
MC Mixed 646
96% 638 Pts
Poor: 68%
This bench: 87.3%
Great: 99%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX Vega 56-$400
Asus(1043 0555) ≥ 4GB; ROG-STRIX-RXVEGA56-O8G-GAMING
CLim: 1592 MHz, MLim: 900 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 19.1.1
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
125% Outstanding
Lighting 328
Reflection 232
Parallax 587
130% 382 fps
MRender 186
Gravity 366
Splatting 292
121% 281 fps
Poor: 71%
This bench: 125%
Great: 124%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel 530 Series 120GB-$89
41GB free (System drive)
Firmware: DC32
SusWrite @10s intervals: 116 125 129 132 127 132 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
80.5% Excellent
Read 381
Write 140
Mixed 192
SusWrite 127
46% 210 MB/s
4K Read 36.9
4K Write 106
4K Mixed 41.3
165% 61.5 MB/s
DQ Read 204
DQ Write 118
DQ Mixed 94.9
88% 139 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 80.5%
Great: 80%
Toshiba DT01ACA200 2TB-$65
742GB free
Firmware: MX4OABB0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 135 133 132 133 136 133 MB/s
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
77.4% Very good
Read 136
Write 133
Mixed 36.7
SusWrite 134
80% 110 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.7
167% 1.33 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 77.4%
Great: 109%
Toshiba DT01ACA200 2TB-$65
1.5TB free
Firmware: MX4OABB0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 169 172 169 175 171 172 MB/s
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
99.5% Outstanding
Read 176
Write 176
Mixed 32.7
SusWrite 171
100% 139 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.6
157% 1.33 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 99.5%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown DDR3 1600G 2OZ 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
82.8% Excellent
MC Read 29.8
MC Write 32.6
MC Mixed 25.6
84% 29.3 GB/s
SC Read 19.1
SC Write 23.4
SC Mixed 23.7
63% 22.1 GB/s
Latency 48.6
82% 48.6 ns
Poor: 34%
This bench: 82.8%
Great: 79%
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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 81%
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Workstation
Workstation 59%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z97X-Gaming 5 - $162

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 76% - Very good Total price: $964
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