Gigabyte GA-Z97M-DS3H

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 75%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (72nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 28 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 89.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics74.8% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive94.1% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum 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.
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z97M-DS3H  (all builds)
Memory13.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150918
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 17 '18 at 09:33
Run Duration107 Seconds
Run User ESP-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (72nd 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 4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
89.8% Excellent
SC Int 119
SC Float 119
SC Mixed 120
95% 119 Pts
QC Int 472
QC Float 470
QC Mixed 473
107% 471 Pts
MC Int 468
MC Float 465
MC Mixed 472
70% 469 Pts
Poor: 58%
This bench: 89.8%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$270
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 397.64
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
74.8% Very good
Lighting 236
Reflection 197
Parallax 223
72% 219 fps
MRender 148
Gravity 220
Splatting 171
77% 180 fps
Poor: 62%
This bench: 74.8%
Great: 78%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$95
115GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
94.1% Outstanding
Read 514
Write 416
Mixed 418
100% 450 MB/s
4K Read 45.6
4K Write 93.6
4K Mixed 26.7
153% 55.3 MB/s
DQ Read 45.9
DQ Write 102
DQ Mixed 25.9
34% 57.9 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 94.1%
Great: 124%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
1TB free
Firmware: CC43 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Read 191
Write 161
Mixed 160
128% 171 MB/s
4K Read 0.71
4K Write 1.52
4K Mixed 0.22
82% 0.82 MB/s
Poor: 38%
This bench: 101%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL RipjawsX DDR3 1600 C9 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
63.4% Good
MC Read 22
MC Write 22.9
MC Mixed 20.4
62% 21.8 GB/s
SC Read 17.3
SC Write 20.8
SC Mixed 20.1
55% 19.4 GB/s
Latency 58.3
69% 58.3 ns
Poor: 39%
This bench: 63.4%
Great: 63%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z97M-DS3H Builds (Compare 884 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z97M-DS3H - $100

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 76% - Very good Total price: $820
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CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-8700K $330Nvidia GTX 1070 $370Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $95
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $150Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $270Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $120
Intel Core i5-8600K $245AMD RX 480 $280Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $163
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $44Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $155SanDisk Extreme 64GB $80
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $80G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $901SanDisk Extreme 32GB $30
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $39Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $175SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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