Gigabyte GA-Z97M-D3H

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 46%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (70th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 30 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 80.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics1.44% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive57.5% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (12%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z97M-D3H  (all builds)
Memory11.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
DisplayΧρώματα 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140515
Uptime1.1 Days
Run DateMay 17 '18 at 18:03
Run Duration163 Seconds
Run User GRC-User
Background CPU 12%

 PC Performing above expectations (70th 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 i7-4790-$308
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
80.8% Excellent
SC Int 115
SC Float 117
SC Mixed 116
93% 116 Pts
QC Int 378
QC Float 388
QC Mixed 393
88% 386 Pts
MC Int 567
MC Float 605
MC Mixed 587
88% 586 Pts
Poor: 61%
This bench: 80.8%
Great: 85%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD Radeon HD 5450
Gigabyte(1458 21D8) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.200.1062.1002
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
1.44% Terrible
Lighting 4.1
Reflection 5.3
Parallax 5.3
1% 4.9 fps
MRender 3.9
Gravity 2.5
Splatting 4.6
2% 3.67 fps
Poor: 1%
This bench: 1.44%
Great: 2%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow KC300 60GB-$61
25GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 541ABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
57.5% Above average
Read 465
Write 119
Mixed 147
53% 244 MB/s
4K Read 29.9
4K Write 69.5
4K Mixed 13.6
100% 37.7 MB/s
DQ Read 27.3
DQ Write 108
DQ Mixed 11
25% 48.9 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 57.5%
Great: 69%
Samsung HD321KJ 320GB-$42
49GB free
Firmware: CP100-10 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
37.7% Below average
Read 62.3
Write 69
Mixed 68.9
50% 66.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.67
4K Write 1.13
4K Mixed 0.38
90% 0.72 MB/s
Poor: 23%
This bench: 37.7%
Great: 45%
WD My Book 1110 499GB
350GB free, PID 1110
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
18% Very poor
Read 37.2
Write 36.2
Mixed 22.2
40% 31.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.58
4K Write 1.49
4K Mixed 0.18
59% 0.75 MB/s
Poor: 11%
This bench: 18%
Great: 20%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR3 1600 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
59.8% Above average
MC Read 21
MC Write 21.7
MC Mixed 18.5
58% 20.4 GB/s
SC Read 16
SC Write 21.5
SC Mixed 19.9
55% 19.1 GB/s
Latency 64.1
62% 64.1 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 59.8%
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-D3H Builds (Compare 1,206 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
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Desktop
Desktop 80%
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Workstation
Workstation 58%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z97M-D3H - $126

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 76% - Very good Total price: $921
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