Gigabyte GA-H97M-D3H

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 65%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 52%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (62nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 38 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 69.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics74.4% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load 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.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-H97M-D3H  (all builds)
Memory5.3 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1600 x 900 - 32 Bit colors, 1024 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150803
Uptime2.7 Days
Run DateMay 17 '18 at 07:18
Run Duration150 Seconds
Run User IND-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing above expectations (62nd 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 i5-4440-$228
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
69.3% Good
SC Int 95.7
SC Float 97.7
SC Mixed 97.6
78% 97 Pts
QC Int 353
QC Float 350
QC Mixed 355
80% 353 Pts
MC Int 359
MC Float 360
MC Mixed 364
54% 361 Pts
Poor: 49%
This bench: 69.3%
Great: 71%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$292
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 397.64
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
74.4% Very good
Lighting 239
Reflection 202
Parallax 217
71% 219 fps
MRender 152
Gravity 216
Splatting 168
77% 178 fps
Poor: 65%
This bench: 74.4%
Great: 78%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung HD503HI 500GB-$41
60GB free
Firmware: 1AJ10001 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
35.4% Below average
Read 59.8
Write 63.2
Mixed 50
43% 57.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.54
4K Write 1.87
4K Mixed 0.36
98% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 35.4%
Great: 60%
Toshiba DT01ACA100 1TB-$41
52GB free
Firmware: MS2OA750 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
98.9% Outstanding
Read 174
Write 171
Mixed 157
126% 167 MB/s
4K Read 0.51
4K Write 1.73
4K Mixed 0.2
75% 0.81 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 98.9%
Great: 104%
WD My Passport 259F 1TB
233GB free, PID 259f
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
33.1% Below average
Read 94.2
Write 67.6
Mixed 77.5
98% 79.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.3
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.17
58% 0.66 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 33.1%
Great: 45%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 1866 C10 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
34.4% Below average
MC Read 11.2
MC Write 11.5
MC Mixed 9.8
31% 10.8 GB/s
SC Read 11
SC Write 12.1
SC Mixed 11.4
33% 11.5 GB/s
Latency 66.8
60% 66.8 ns
Poor: 23%
This bench: 34.4%
Great: 39%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-H97M-D3H Builds (Compare 2,477 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 59%
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Desktop
Desktop 62%
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Workstation
Workstation 41%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-H97M-D3H - $84

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $730
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