Gigabyte GA-Z97X-Gaming 5

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 50%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (55th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 45 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 74.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics63.7% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive70.9% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
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.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z97X-Gaming 5  (all builds)
Memory23.9 GB free of 32 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150918
Uptime0.3 Days
Run DateApr 16 '22 at 23:37
Run Duration294 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU6%
Watch Gameplay: 1650S + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing as expected (55th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-4670K-$110
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
74.2% Very good
Memory 81.5
1-Core 104
2-Core 205
76% 130 Pts
4-Core 387
8-Core 390
53% 389 Pts
64-Core 392
26% 392 Pts
Poor: 58%
This bench: 74.2%
Great: 87%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1650S (Super)-$409
Asus(1043 8769) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2160 MHz, MLim: 3000 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 512.15
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
63.7% Good
Lighting 82.1
Reflection 80.7
Parallax 78.2
66% 80.3 fps
MRender 64.3
Gravity 77.2
Splatting 62.2
61% 67.9 fps
Poor: 55%
This bench: 63.7%
Great: 64%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Patriot Blast 480GB
178GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM12.2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 177 251 205 130 128 22 MB/s
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
70.9% Very good
Read 406
Write 393
Mixed 289
SusWrite 152
69% 310 MB/s
4K Read 29.1
4K Write 79.6
4K Mixed 38.5
136% 49.1 MB/s
DQ Read 33.6
DQ Write 113
DQ Mixed 43.3
42% 63.2 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 70.9%
Great: 98%
SHGS31-1000GS-2 1TB
659GB free
Firmware: 90000Q00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 237 352 379 392 392 402 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
74.5% Very good
Read 250
Write 382
Mixed 275
SusWrite 359
72% 316 MB/s
4K Read 27.2
4K Write 75.7
4K Mixed 35.8
127% 46.2 MB/s
DQ Read 33.6
DQ Write 107
DQ Mixed 41.1
40% 60.4 MB/s
Poor: 72%
This bench: 74.5%
Great: 115%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$32
697GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 141 148 149 148 151 151 MB/s
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
95% Outstanding
Read 183
Write 171
Mixed 80.5
SusWrite 148
106% 146 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 3.1
4K Mixed 1
206% 1.67 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 95%
Great: 110%
WD WD5000AACS-00ZUB0 500GB
466GB free
Firmware: 01.01B01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 73 77 78 76 78 77 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
43.6% Average
Read 74.6
Write 61.9
Mixed 53.7
SusWrite 76.7
49% 66.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 0.8
160% 1.3 MB/s
Poor: 23%
This bench: 43.6%
Great: 49%
Seagate BUP Portable 5TB
4TB free
Firmware: 0004
SusWrite @10s intervals: 123 126 125 128 130 137 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
63.6% Good
Read 92.5
Write 130
Mixed 69
SusWrite 128
77% 105 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 3.8
4K Mixed 0.7
190% 1.83 MB/s
Poor: 19%
This bench: 63.6%
Great: 69%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance Pro DDR3 2400 C11 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing below potential (39th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
52.4% Above average
MC Read 18.4
MC Write 19.2
MC Mixed 16.4
52% 18 GB/s
SC Read 14.6
SC Write 19
SC Mixed 16.9
48% 16.8 GB/s
Latency 77.9
51% 77.9 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 52.4%
Great: 87%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

 SkillBench Score 48: 6R 6G 0B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
48% 17% 71 292 197 60 31.5" 1920 1080 SAM7000 C32R50x
History: Score 39: 6R 2G 3B | Score 48: 6R 6G 0B
Typical GA-Z97X-Gaming 5 Builds (Compare 3,754 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: 72% - Very good Total price: $724
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