Gigabyte GA-Z87X-HD3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 40%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 62%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 42%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (44th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 56 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 74.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics38.7% 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 Drive61.3% 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.
Very high background CPU (58%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z87X-HD3  (all builds)
Memory3.4 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 1366 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20131004
Uptime0.3 Days
Run DateNov 15 '17 at 06:06
Run Duration178 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 58%

 PC Performing as expected (44th 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 i7-4770-$299
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.65 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
74.1% Very good
SC Int 102
SC Float 105
SC Mixed 104
83% 104 Pts
QC Int 342
QC Float 356
QC Mixed 363
80% 354 Pts
MC Int 527
MC Float 517
MC Mixed 557
80% 534 Pts
Poor: 63%
This bench: 74.1%
Great: 85%
Graphics Cards Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 760-$209
EVGA(3842 2765) 2GB
CLim: 1293 MHz, MLim: 1502 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 385.41
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
38.7% Below average
Lighting 101
Reflection 80.4
Parallax 124
34% 102 fps
MRender 87.9
Gravity 124
Splatting 79.7
42% 97.2 fps
Poor: 30%
This bench: 38.7%
Great: 40%
Intel HD 4600 (Desktop 1.25 GHz)-$15
Gigabyte(1458 D000) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 20.19.15.4531
Performing as expected (60th percentile)
5.18% Terrible
Lighting 11.8
Reflection 16.1
Parallax 20.6
5% 16.2 fps
MRender 17.6
Gravity 7.3
Splatting 17.6
6% 14.2 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 5.18%
Great: 6%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk Extreme 120GB-$169
69GB free
Firmware: R201 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
56.7% Above average
Read 483
Write 115
Mixed 192
57% 264 MB/s
4K Read 25.9
4K Write 73.4
4K Mixed 16
99% 38.4 MB/s
DQ Read 24.8
DQ Write 46.8
DQ Mixed 11.7
16% 27.8 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 56.7%
Great: 71%
Adata SP900 256GB-$119
22GB free
Firmware: 5.0.7a Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
61.3% Good
Read 489
Write 261
Mixed 292
76% 347 MB/s
4K Read 23.4
4K Write 64.3
4K Mixed 11
84% 32.9 MB/s
DQ Read 26
DQ Write 56.1
DQ Mixed 10.6
17% 30.9 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 61.3%
Great: 82%
Hitachi HDS721010KLA330 1TB-$47
39GB free
Firmware: GKAOAB0A Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
31.3% Below average
Read 52.3
Write 56.7
Mixed 61.7
43% 56.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.37
4K Write 1.36
4K Mixed 0.24
67% 0.65 MB/s
Poor: 28%
This bench: 31.3%
Great: 47%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown DDR3 1866 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
45.6% Average
MC Read 17.2
MC Write 16.3
MC Mixed 14.1
45% 15.9 GB/s
SC Read 10.5
SC Write 13.7
SC Mixed 12.9
35% 12.4 GB/s
Latency 75.7
53% 75.7 ns
Poor: 34%
This bench: 45.6%
Great: 67%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z87X-HD3 Builds (Compare 86 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 40%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z87X-HD3

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 66% - Good Total price: $637
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