Gigabyte GA-Z97-HD3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 101%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (67th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 33 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 94.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics112% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive76.3% 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.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z97-HD3  (all builds)
Memory12.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
DisplayΧρώματα 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150731
Uptime0.5 Days
Run DateMar 21 '17 at 03:47
Run Duration117 Seconds
Run User GRC-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (67th 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 i7-4790K-$339
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
94.5% Outstanding
SC Int 136
SC Float 136
SC Mixed 134
108% 135 Pts
QC Int 469
QC Float 455
QC Mixed 462
105% 462 Pts
MC Int 665
MC Float 701
MC Mixed 699
103% 688 Pts
Poor: 72%
This bench: 94.5%
Great: 102%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$390
CLim: 2075 MHz, MLim: 2377 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 378.78
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
112% Outstanding
Lighting 354
Reflection 310
Parallax 341
108% 335 fps
MRender 236
Gravity 322
Splatting 243
115% 267 fps
Poor: 89%
This bench: 112%
Great: 112%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$96
102GB free
Firmware: EMT01B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
76.3% Very good
Read 517
Write 216
Mixed 287
74% 340 MB/s
4K Read 36.8
4K Write 106
4K Mixed 18.9
136% 54 MB/s
DQ Read 37
DQ Write 108
DQ Mixed 18.7
30% 54.6 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 76.3%
Great: 116%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 1TB-$88
527GB free
Firmware: JC45 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
55.8% Above average
Read 105
Write 89.4
Mixed 104
75% 99.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.42
4K Write 1.25
4K Mixed 0.3
74% 0.66 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 55.8%
Great: 66%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance DDR3 1600 C9 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
61.6% Good
MC Read 21.5
MC Write 21.8
MC Mixed 18.7
59% 20.7 GB/s
SC Read 15.5
SC Write 23.5
SC Mixed 20.5
57% 19.8 GB/s
Latency 53.9
74% 53.9 ns
Poor: 38%
This bench: 61.6%
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-Z97-HD3 Builds (Compare 1,881 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z97-HD3 - $102

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $923
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HDDRAMUSB
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