Gigabyte GA-Z97-HD3

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 15%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 42%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (86th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 14 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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 78.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics5.56% 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 Drive99.2% 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.
Memory12GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 12GB 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.
Very high background CPU (44%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
5 days ago, 5 days ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z97-HD3  (all builds)
Memory10.4 GB free of 12 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150731
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 12 '18 at 18:29
Run Duration112 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU 44%

 PC Performing way above expectations (86th 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 i5-4690-$255
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
78.7% Very good
SC Int 115
SC Float 110
SC Mixed 109
89% 111 Pts
QC Int 432
QC Float 369
QC Mixed 405
91% 402 Pts
MC Int 434
MC Float 441
MC Mixed 438
66% 438 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 78.7%
Great: 84%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 4600 (Desktop 1.25 GHz)-$15
Gigabyte(1458 D000) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 20.19.15.4835
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
5.56% Terrible
Lighting 11.8
Reflection 18.2
Parallax 22.8
5% 17.6 fps
MRender 20
Gravity 7.4
Splatting 18.9
6% 15.4 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 5.56%
Great: 6%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston A400 120GB-$34
92GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R0105A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 440 406 409 410 191 128 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
99.2% Outstanding
Read 501
Write 420
Mixed 409
SusWrite 331
93% 415 MB/s
4K Read 36.9
4K Write 133
4K Mixed 30.1
165% 66.6 MB/s
DQ Read 145
DQ Write 325
DQ Mixed 45.2
89% 172 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 99.2%
Great: 73%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston KHX1600C9D3/4GX KHX1600C10D3/4G KHX1600C9D3/4GX 12GB
1600, 1600, 1600 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
58.1% Above average
MC Read 20.9
MC Write 21.8
MC Mixed 17.5
57% 20.1 GB/s
SC Read 14.3
SC Write 21
SC Mixed 17.1
50% 17.5 GB/s
Latency 65.3
61% 65.3 ns
Poor: 36%
This bench: 58.1%
Great: 58%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z97-HD3 Builds (Compare 3,599 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 62%
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Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 48%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z97-HD3 - $102

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 79% - Very good Total price: $730
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