Gigabyte GA-Z87MX-D3H-CF

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 22%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 58%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 34%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (34th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 66 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 73.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics14.9% is a very low 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive43.6% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
High background CPU (26%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemGigabyte Z87MX-D3H
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z87MX-D3H-CF  (all builds)
Memory2.8 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130516
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateFeb 14 '18 at 02:41
Run Duration162 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 26%

 PC Performing below expectations (34th 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 i5-4670K-$270
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
73.7% Very good
SC Int 101
SC Float 102
SC Mixed 100
81% 101 Pts
QC Int 389
QC Float 389
QC Mixed 386
88% 388 Pts
MC Int 394
MC Float 391
MC Mixed 372
58% 386 Pts
Poor: 62%
This bench: 73.7%
Great: 97%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 550-$79
XFX(1682 9550) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1203 MHz, MLim: 1750 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 17.12.1
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
14.9% Very poor
Lighting 5.6
Reflection 8.9
Parallax 5.9
2% 6.8 fps
MRender 61.2
Gravity 44.4
Splatting 78.3
25% 61.3 fps
Poor: 18%
This bench: 14.9%
Great: 23%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Toshiba OCZ TL100 240GB-$145
130GB free
Firmware: SBFZ10.1 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
43.6% Average
Read 488
Write 97.7
Mixed 130
51% 239 MB/s
4K Read 22.2
4K Write 25.1
4K Mixed 9.45
59% 18.9 MB/s
DQ Read 19.4
DQ Write 23.9
DQ Mixed 6.27
9% 16.5 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 43.6%
Great: 89%
Toshiba DT01ACA100 1TB-$39
603GB free
Firmware: MS2OA750 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (60th percentile)
86.3% Excellent
Read 154
Write 147
Mixed 149
113% 150 MB/s
4K Read 0.71
4K Write 1.48
4K Mixed 0.21
81% 0.8 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 86.3%
Great: 103%
WD My Passport 259F 1TB
163GB free, PID 259f
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing as expected (40th percentile)
29.8% Poor
Read 65
Write 64.3
Mixed 62.6
82% 64 MB/s
4K Read 0.54
4K Write 2.04
4K Mixed 0.25
80% 0.94 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 29.8%
Great: 45%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston 9905402-592.A00LF 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
47.5% Average
MC Read 16.9
MC Write 17.6
MC Mixed 14.7
47% 16.4 GB/s
SC Read 12.8
SC Write 13.5
SC Mixed 12.9
37% 13.1 GB/s
Latency 69.3
58% 69.3 ns
Poor: 24%
This bench: 47.5%
Great: 53%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z87MX-D3H-CF Builds (Compare 248 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 40%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z87MX-D3H-CF

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 65% - Good Total price: $651
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