Gigabyte GA-Z97X-Gaming 5

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 170%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 96%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 143%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (70th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 30 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: 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 92.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics187% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia 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)
Memory28.5 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display5760 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150918
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 28 '21 at 16:31
Run Duration182 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU0%
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 PC Performing above expectations (70th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
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 (95th percentile)
92.2% Outstanding
Memory 96.6
1-Core 134
2-Core 245
93% 159 Pts
4-Core 473
8-Core 713
76% 593 Pts
64-Core 726
49% 726 Pts
Poor: 69%
This bench: 92.2%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-Ti-$1,376
CLim: 2190 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 461.72
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
187% Outstanding
Lighting 230
Reflection 211
Parallax 268
186% 237 fps
MRender 269
Gravity 228
Splatting 161
188% 219 fps
Poor: 140%
This bench: 187%
Great: 198%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX100 256GB-$116
14GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU01
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 440
Write 324
Mixed 314
80% 359 MB/s
4K Read 31.1
4K Write 121
4K Mixed 44.9
169% 65.6 MB/s
DQ Read 185
DQ Write 284
DQ Mixed 63.4
96% 178 MB/s
Poor: 61% Great: 97%
Samsung 750 EVO 250GB-$170
99GB free
Firmware: MAT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 141 221 232 234 234 226 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
116% Outstanding
Read 510
Write 482
Mixed 360
SusWrite 215
88% 392 MB/s
4K Read 45.6
4K Write 126
4K Mixed 60.4
213% 77.3 MB/s
DQ Read 383
DQ Write 347
DQ Mixed 338
261% 356 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 116%
Great: 116%
Crucial MX100 512GB-$200
354GB free
Firmware: MU01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 141 244 426 426 444 442 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Read 421
Write 460
Mixed 320
SusWrite 354
88% 389 MB/s
4K Read 30.8
4K Write 123
4K Mixed 46.1
171% 66.7 MB/s
DQ Read 145
DQ Write 343
DQ Mixed 180
155% 223 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 102%
Great: 106%
Intel 660p NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$110
199GB free
Firmware: 004C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 204 491 165 164 96 100 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
155% Outstanding
Read 747
Write 682
Mixed 614
SusWrite 203
126% 561 MB/s
4K Read 59.4
4K Write 162
4K Mixed 80.1
279% 101 MB/s
DQ Read 632
DQ Write 540
DQ Mixed 466
382% 546 MB/s
Poor: 132%
This bench: 155%
Great: 261%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$35
116GB free
Firmware: CC4H
SusWrite @10s intervals: 116 132 131 135 135 134 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
72.5% Very good
Read 122
Write 98.5
Mixed 85.3
SusWrite 131
80% 109 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.8
144% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 72.5%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance Pro DDR3 2400 C11 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
86.2% Excellent
MC Read 30.8
MC Write 33.4
MC Mixed 26.7
87% 30.3 GB/s
SC Read 23.7
SC Write 25.4
SC Mixed 27.6
73% 25.6 GB/s
Latency 51.7
77% 51.7 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 86.2%
Great: 87%

 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 2,777 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 45%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 51% - Above average Total price: $950
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