Gigabyte GA-Z97X-Gaming 5

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 73%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat
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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 93.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics72.4% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive92.5% 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.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z97X-Gaming 5  (all builds)
Memory12.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150918
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 19 '17 at 16:48
Run Duration107 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (72nd 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-$235
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.25 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
93.5% Outstanding
SC Int 126
SC Float 126
SC Mixed 124
100% 125 Pts
QC Int 504
QC Float 499
QC Mixed 494
113% 499 Pts
MC Int 503
MC Float 482
MC Mixed 496
74% 494 Pts
Poor: 62%
This bench: 93.5%
Great: 98%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 480-$205
MaxC: 1306 MHz, MaxM: 1750 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 17.2.1
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
72.4% Very good
Lighting 209
Reflection 178
Parallax 270
71% 219 fps
MRender 140
Gravity 197
Splatting 125
71% 154 fps
Poor: 52%
This bench: 72.4%
Great: 77%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Evo 120GB-$107
45GB free
Firmware: EXT0DB6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
92.5% Outstanding
Read 477
Write 338
Mixed 339
85% 385 MB/s
4K Read 43.4
4K Write 79.6
4K Mixed 22
136% 48.3 MB/s
DQ Read 364
DQ Write 234
DQ Mixed 68.1
113% 222 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 92.5%
Great: 94%
Seagate Barracuda 500GB (2016)-$48
72GB free
Firmware: CC46 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
71.8% Very good
Read 131
Write 119
Mixed 124
94% 125 MB/s
4K Read 0.67
4K Write 1.95
4K Mixed 0.24
91% 0.95 MB/s
Poor: 75%
This bench: 71.8%
Great: 111%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL TridentX DDR3 1600 C7 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
64.5% Good
MC Read 22.4
MC Write 22.8
MC Mixed 20.5
63% 21.9 GB/s
SC Read 16.7
SC Write 23.6
SC Mixed 19.9
57% 20.1 GB/s
Latency 53.6
75% 53.6 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 64.5%
Great: 66%
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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 1,561 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z97X-Gaming 5 - $137

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 78% - Very good Total price: $953
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