Gigabyte GA-Z87-HD3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 35%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (49th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 51 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 72.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics29.9% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive91.4% 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-Z87-HD3  (all builds)
Memory12.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140812
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateSep 15 '18 at 00:36
Run Duration153 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing as expected (49th 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 i5-4570-$190
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
72.3% Very good
SC Int 98.6
SC Float 101
SC Mixed 97
79% 98.9 Pts
QC Int 388
QC Float 389
QC Mixed 379
87% 385 Pts
MC Int 385
MC Float 379
MC Mixed 385
57% 383 Pts
Poor: 56%
This bench: 72.3%
Great: 76%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 660-$170
Gigabyte(1458 354E) 2GB
CLim: 1254 MHz, MLim: 1502 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 399.24
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
29.9% Poor
Lighting 79.8
Reflection 64.5
Parallax 103
27% 82.6 fps
MRender 68.9
Gravity 90.8
Splatting 59.9
32% 73.2 fps
Poor: 25%
This bench: 29.9%
Great: 31%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX300 525GB-$111
127GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0CR060
SusWrite @10s intervals: 435 436 384 251 250 249 MB/s
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
91.4% Outstanding
Read 401
Write 391
Mixed 378
SusWrite 334
85% 376 MB/s
4K Read 25.8
4K Write 81.4
4K Mixed 36.7
129% 48 MB/s
DQ Read 348
DQ Write 324
DQ Mixed 322
246% 331 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 91.4%
Great: 100%
WD Green 1TB (2011)-$53
594GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 125 123 125 127 127 126 MB/s
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
75% Very good
Read 135
Write 124
Mixed 109
SusWrite 126
91% 123 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 0.9
194% 1.53 MB/s
Poor: 32%
This bench: 75%
Great: 85%
Samsung HD103SI 1TB-$50
319GB free
Firmware: 1AG01118
SusWrite @10s intervals: 49 46 43 44 42 47 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
28.5% Poor
Read 54
Write 31.8
Mixed 30
SusWrite 44.9
30% 40.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.6
114% 0.8 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 28.5%
Great: 59%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$44
201GB free
Firmware: CC44
SusWrite @10s intervals: 151 151 152 153 153 154 MB/s
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
83.4% Excellent
Read 138
Write 114
Mixed 85
SusWrite 152
90% 123 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.8
147% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 83.4%
Great: 113%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair XMS3 DDR3 1600 C9 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing below potential (12th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
43.1% Average
MC Read 16.5
MC Write 14
MC Mixed 16.3
45% 15.6 GB/s
SC Read 8.7
SC Write 9.8
SC Mixed 11.6
29% 10 GB/s
Latency 93.8
43% 93.8 ns
Poor: 36%
This bench: 43.1%
Great: 64%
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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 3,064 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: 80% - Very good Total price: $665
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