Gigabyte GA-Z97-HD3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 67%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (31st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 69 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 a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 75.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics71% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive54.4% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
4 days ago, 4 days ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z97-HD3  (all builds)
Memory28.3 GB free of 32 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150731
Uptime3.1 Days
Run DateJul 17 '17 at 19:49
Run Duration178 Seconds
Run User DNK-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing below expectations (31st 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-$391
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
75.1% Very good
SC Int 106
SC Float 107
SC Mixed 104
84% 106 Pts
QC Int 363
QC Float 386
QC Mixed 369
84% 373 Pts
MC Int 539
MC Float 578
MC Mixed 573
84% 563 Pts
Poor: 63%
This bench: 75.1%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 580-$230
CLim: 1520 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 17.7.1
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
71% Very good
Lighting 188
Reflection 192
Parallax 276
68% 218 fps
MRender 152
Gravity 174
Splatting 141
77% 156 fps
Poor: 60%
This bench: 71%
Great: 80%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung MZ7TE128HMGR-000L1 128GB
161GB free
Firmware: EXT06L0Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ !4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
53.4% Above average
Read 467
Write 120
Mixed 234
60% 274 MB/s
4K Read 19.6
4K Write 48.3
4K Mixed 12.5
71% 26.8 MB/s
DQ Read 153
DQ Write 143
DQ Mixed 50.5
65% 115 MB/s
Poor: 38%
This bench: 53.4%
Great: 73%
HyperX Fury 240GB-$112
161GB free
Firmware: 603ABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ !4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
55.7% Above average
Read 462
Write 120
Mixed 216
58% 266 MB/s
4K Read 20.6
4K Write 56.6
4K Mixed 14.5
80% 30.6 MB/s
DQ Read 147
DQ Write 144
DQ Mixed 51.9
65% 114 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 55.7%
Great: 78%
HyperX Fury 240GB-$112
87GB free
Firmware: 603ABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
54.4% Above average
Read 492
Write 125
Mixed 214
60% 277 MB/s
4K Read 17.9
4K Write 44.1
4K Mixed 14.2
69% 25.4 MB/s
DQ Read 164
DQ Write 137
DQ Mixed 53.8
67% 118 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 54.4%
Great: 78%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$70
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC25 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
81.7% Excellent
Read 179
Write 106
Mixed 170
115% 152 MB/s
4K Read 0.61
4K Write 1.53
4K Mixed 0.17
72% 0.77 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 81.7%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston KHX1600C10D3/8G 99U5403-185.A00LF KHX1600C10D3/8G 99U5403-185.A00LF 32GB
1333, 1333, 1333, 1333 MHz
8192, 8192, 8192, 8192 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
50.3% Above average
MC Read 17.6
MC Write 18.3
MC Mixed 15.3
49% 17.1 GB/s
SC Read 13.1
SC Write 18.4
SC Mixed 16.6
46% 16 GB/s
Latency 71.9
56% 71.9 ns
Poor: 48%
This bench: 50.3%
Great: 50%
Take a copy of your results

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z97-HD3 Builds (Compare 2,160 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-Z97-HD3 - $102

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 74% - Very good Total price: $854
The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-7700K $295Nvidia GTX 1070 $390Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $97
AMD Ryzen 7 1700 $268AMD RX 480 $260Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $136
Intel Core i5-7600K $224Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $239Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $165
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $50G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $714SanDisk Extreme 64GB $34
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $83Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $132SanDisk Extreme 32GB $23
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB $44HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 2x8GB $133SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $13
Today's hottest deals
User Guide  •  About  •  FAQs  •  Email  •  Privacy  •  Developer Feedback