Gigabyte GA-H87M-HD3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 41%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 60%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 36%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (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.
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 62.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics39.9% 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 Drive72.5% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Sub-optimal background CPU (15%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-H87M-HD3  (all builds)
Memory6 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130509
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 21 '17 at 18:00
Run Duration110 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 15%

 PC Performing as expected (40th 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-$210
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
62.1% Good
SC Int 90.4
SC Float 91.3
SC Mixed 97.2
74% 93 Pts
QC Int 308
QC Float 305
QC Mixed 297
69% 303 Pts
MC Int 384
MC Float 385
MC Mixed 366
57% 378 Pts
Poor: 55%
This bench: 62.1%
Great: 76%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD HD 7950-$290
Sapphire(174B 3000) 3GB
CLim: 925 MHz, MLim: 1250 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 17.4.2
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
39.9% Below average
Lighting 124
Reflection 70.4
Parallax 151
41% 115 fps
MRender 54.8
Gravity 106
Splatting 76.3
30% 78.9 fps
Poor: 30%
This bench: 39.9%
Great: 45%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Pro 128GB-$150
41GB free
Firmware: EXM01B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
72.5% Very good
Read 479
Write 447
Mixed 470
104% 465 MB/s
4K Read 20.2
4K Write 37.4
4K Mixed 10.5
64% 22.7 MB/s
DQ Read 18.2
DQ Write 318
DQ Mixed 10.9
56% 116 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 72.5%
Great: 116%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$44
625GB free
Firmware: CC47 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
85.2% Excellent
Read 171
Write 126
Mixed 115
103% 138 MB/s
4K Read 0.55
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.32
90% 0.86 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 85.2%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws DDR3 1600 C9 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
59.4% Above average
MC Read 21.5
MC Write 22.1
MC Mixed 18.4
59% 20.7 GB/s
SC Read 15.2
SC Write 18.1
SC Mixed 18.6
49% 17.3 GB/s
Latency 65.5
61% 65.5 ns
Poor: 30%
This bench: 59.4%
Great: 62%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-H87M-HD3 Builds (Compare 223 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 15%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 52%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 31%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-H87M-HD3 - $70

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 63% - Good Total price: $417
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