Gigabyte GA-Z97X-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 (72nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 28 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 90.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Boot Drive95% 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 GB free of 16 GB @ 2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150129
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 04 '19 at 18:06
Run Duration125 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU10%

 PC Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-4790K-$348
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
90.2% Outstanding
1-Core 133
2-Core 263
93% 198 Pts
4-Core 503
8-Core 715
79% 609 Pts
64-Core 712
48% 712 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 90.2%
Great: 89%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
PNY CS900 240GB-$27
122GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CS900812
SusWrite @10s intervals: 298 302 302 305 302 300 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
95% Outstanding
Read 438
Write 301
Mixed 298
SusWrite 302
75% 335 MB/s
4K Read 30.5
4K Write 105
4K Mixed 37.5
150% 57.8 MB/s
DQ Read 296
DQ Write 305
DQ Mixed 221
188% 274 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 95%
Great: 99%
WD Green 2TB (2012)-$75
1TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 83 85 86 85 86 86 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
50.9% Above average
Read 91.8
Write 84.5
Mixed 58
SusWrite 85.2
59% 79.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 0.9
182% 1.4 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 50.9%
Great: 84%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 1866 C9 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 2000 MHz
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
76.2% Very good
MC Read 27.5
MC Write 27.5
MC Mixed 23.5
75% 26.2 GB/s
SC Read 19.9
SC Write 24.9
SC Mixed 25.2
67% 23.3 GB/s
Latency 48.8
82% 48.8 ns
Poor: 40%
This bench: 76.2%
Great: 89%
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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 5,170 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 52%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 52%
Yacht

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z97X-Gaming 5 - $162

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 48% - Average Total price: $969
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