Gigabyte GA-Z97X-Gaming 5

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 73%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (40th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 60 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including moderate gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 50.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics94.3% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive62.9% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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.
Very high background CPU (73%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z97X-Gaming 5  (all builds)
Memory12.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit colores,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150918
Uptime1.5 Days
Run DateOct 15 '19 at 06:17
Run Duration169 Seconds
Run User VEN-User
Background CPU 73%

 PC Performing below expectations (40th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-4790-$318
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
50.7% Above average
1-Core 87
2-Core 155
58% 121 Pts
4-Core 251
8-Core 358
39% 304 Pts
64-Core 430
29% 430 Pts
Poor: 56%
This bench: 50.7%
Great: 78%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-Ti-$359
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 436.30
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
94.3% Outstanding
Lighting 271
Reflection 328
Parallax 406
71% 335 fps
MRender 205
Gravity 363
Splatting 244
96% 270 fps
Poor: 87%
This bench: 94.3%
Great: 106%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX100 256GB-$116
72GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 240 208 176 177 171 165 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
62.9% Good
Read 381
Write 314
Mixed 266
SusWrite 189
64% 288 MB/s
4K Read 15.1
4K Write 48.5
4K Mixed 24.3
80% 29.3 MB/s
DQ Read 193
DQ Write 310
DQ Mixed 148
141% 217 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 62.9%
Great: 99%
Toshiba DT01ACA200 2TB-$70
37GB free
Firmware: MX4OABB0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 128 147 150 134 140 152 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
66.8% Good
Read 91.3
Write 86.7
Mixed 21.7
SusWrite 142
62% 85.4 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 0.4
95% 0.63 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 66.8%
Great: 110%
Hitachi HUA722020ALA331 2TB
593GB free
Firmware: JKAOA3NH
SusWrite @10s intervals: 106 115 118 117 117 119 MB/s
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
66.3% Good
Read 116
Write 108
Mixed 57.8
SusWrite 115
73% 99.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.8
144% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 66.3%
Great: 70%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$40
364GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 170 174 175 178 177 177 MB/s
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
88.6% Excellent
Read 133
Write 124
Mixed 69.8
SusWrite 175
92% 126 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 1.1
222% 1.67 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 88.6%
Great: 109%
Hitachi HDS721050CLA360 500GB
465GB free
Firmware: JP2OA50E
SusWrite @10s intervals: 127 133 133 135 135 134 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
75.8% Very good
Read 132
Write 126
Mixed 65
SusWrite 133
83% 114 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.8
142% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 28%
This bench: 75.8%
Great: 77%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 994123 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
75.4% Very good
MC Read 27.8
MC Write 32.1
MC Mixed 25.7
82% 28.5 GB/s
SC Read 11.5
SC Write 19.4
SC Mixed 17.7
46% 16.2 GB/s
Latency 87.7
46% 87.7 ns
Poor: 75%
This bench: 75.4%
Great: 86%
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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 5,084 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 53%
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: $985
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