Gigabyte GA-Z87-HD3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 55%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 67%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (86th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 14 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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 91.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics50.3% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive125% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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-Z87-HD3  (all builds)
Memory14 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130803
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateAug 11 '18 at 01:28
Run Duration143 Seconds
Run User GRC-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing way above expectations (86th 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 i7-4770K-$471
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.25 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
91.5% Outstanding
SC Int 128
SC Float 124
SC Mixed 125
100% 125 Pts
QC Int 440
QC Float 441
QC Mixed 456
101% 446 Pts
MC Int 630
MC Float 677
MC Mixed 664
98% 657 Pts
Poor: 63%
This bench: 91.5%
Great: 91%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 770-$279
Gigabyte(1458 3603) 2GB
CLim: 1293 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 398.82
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
50.3% Above average
Lighting 137
Reflection 108
Parallax 178
47% 141 fps
MRender 121
Gravity 153
Splatting 88.3
53% 121 fps
Poor: 42%
This bench: 50.3%
Great: 52%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$95
121GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 412 297 291 266 282 260 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
125% Outstanding
Read 506
Write 492
Mixed 381
SusWrite 301
94% 420 MB/s
4K Read 46.9
4K Write 136
4K Mixed 65.3
227% 82.8 MB/s
DQ Read 379
DQ Write 348
DQ Mixed 362
272% 363 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 125%
Great: 124%
Intel 520 Series 120GB-$104
77GB free
Firmware: 400i
SusWrite @10s intervals: 135 149 145 137 148 149 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
94.8% Outstanding
Read 451
Write 163
Mixed 214
SusWrite 144
54% 243 MB/s
4K Read 41.5
4K Write 131
4K Mixed 48.6
194% 73.6 MB/s
DQ Read 238
DQ Write 154
DQ Mixed 190
143% 194 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 94.8%
Great: 89%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$39
892GB free
Firmware: CC4C
SusWrite @10s intervals: 193 191 193 190 196 194 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
109% Outstanding
Read 187
Write 133
Mixed 84
SusWrite 193
109% 149 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.9
163% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 109%
Great: 113%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance DDR3 1600 C9 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
51.2% Above average
MC Read 17.7
MC Write 18.1
MC Mixed 15.3
49% 17 GB/s
SC Read 15.1
SC Write 19.1
SC Mixed 16.9
49% 17 GB/s
Latency 64.1
62% 64.1 ns
Poor: 37%
This bench: 51.2%
Great: 65%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z87-HD3 Builds (Compare 2,892 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 42%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z87-HD3

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 75% - Very good Total price: $735
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CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-8700K $356Nvidia GTX 1070 $380Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $95
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $150Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $240Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $120
Intel Core i5-8600K $245AMD RX 480 $280Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $163
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $44Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $155SanDisk Extreme 64GB $80
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $80G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $901SanDisk Extreme 32GB $30
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $39Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $175SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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