Gigabyte GA-Z77X-D3H

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 38%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 64%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 42%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (64th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 36 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 75.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics34.2% 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 Drive65.3% 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-Z77X-D3H  (all builds)
Memory13.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1200 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140106
Uptime10.9 Days
Run DateAug 13 '17 at 19:33
Run Duration279 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU6%

 PC Performing above expectations (64th 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 i5-3570K-$437
Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-3570K CPU @ 3.40GHz, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
75.9% Very good
SC Int 103
SC Float 105
SC Mixed 103
83% 104 Pts
QC Int 393
QC Float 400
QC Mixed 396
90% 396 Pts
MC Int 395
MC Float 402
MC Mixed 397
60% 398 Pts
Poor: 59%
This bench: 75.9%
Great: 91%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD HD 7870-$203
XFX(1682 3250) 2GB
CLim: 1000 MHz, MLim: 1200 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 17.4.4
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
34.2% Below average
Lighting 105
Reflection 82.7
Parallax 137
36% 108 fps
MRender 58.1
Gravity 89
Splatting 85.8
33% 77.6 fps
Poor: 31%
This bench: 34.2%
Great: 39%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 830 256GB-$261
181GB free
Firmware: CXM03B1Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
65.3% Good
Read 499
Write 337
Mixed 421
93% 419 MB/s
4K Read 17.4
4K Write 43.7
4K Mixed 20.2
75% 27.1 MB/s
DQ Read 20.4
DQ Write 50.7
DQ Mixed 13.2
16% 28.1 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 65.3%
Great: 82%
Samsung Spinpoint F2 1TB-$63
1.5TB free
Firmware: 1AG01118 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
59.7% Above average
Read 103
Write 105
Mixed 115
81% 108 MB/s
4K Read 0.66
4K Write 1.47
4K Mixed 0.42
102% 0.85 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 59.7%
Great: 59%
SanDisk Cruzer Force 64GB
52GB free, PID 557d
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
8.12% Terrible
Read 20.8
Write 5.04
Mixed 9.27
12% 11.7 MB/s
4K Read 3.02
4K Write 1.07
4K Mixed 1.1
85% 1.73 MB/s
Poor: 5%
This bench: 8.12%
Great: 12%
SanDisk Ultra Fit USB 3.0 64GB-$21
29GB free, PID 5583
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
31.6% Below average
Read 128
Write 37.2
Mixed 48.9
74% 71.3 MB/s
4K Read 5.26
4K Write 1.22
4K Mixed 0.67
84% 2.38 MB/s
Poor: 10%
This bench: 31.6%
Great: 39%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
59.4% Above average
MC Read 21.4
MC Write 21.9
MC Mixed 17.9
58% 20.4 GB/s
SC Read 17
SC Write 18.3
SC Mixed 19.2
52% 18.2 GB/s
Latency 62.2
64% 62.2 ns
Poor: 23%
This bench: 59.4%
Great: 76%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z77X-D3H Builds (Compare 2,360 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 60%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z77X-D3H - $333

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 65% - Good Total price: $1,302
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