Gigabyte GA-Z97-HD3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (91st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 9 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 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 92.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics68.8% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive82.5% 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-Z97-HD3  (all builds)
Memory13.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1024 x 768 - 32 Bit Farben, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160303
Uptime9.8 Days
Run DateAug 11 '18 at 08:38
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing way above expectations (91st 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 i5-4690K-$255
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.25 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
92.9% Outstanding
SC Int 128
SC Float 123
SC Mixed 125
100% 125 Pts
QC Int 506
QC Float 495
QC Mixed 487
112% 496 Pts
MC Int 504
MC Float 487
MC Mixed 496
74% 496 Pts
Poor: 59%
This bench: 92.9%
Great: 97%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$207
CLim: 1620 MHz, MLim: 1800 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 398.82
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
68.8% Good
Lighting 211
Reflection 168
Parallax 191
63% 190 fps
MRender 160
Gravity 209
Splatting 134
73% 168 fps
Poor: 54%
This bench: 68.8%
Great: 72%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk SSD Plus 240GB-$49
91GB free (System drive)
Firmware: U21010RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 286 379 387 382 380 386 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
82.5% Excellent
Read 392
Write 372
Mixed 248
SusWrite 367
78% 345 MB/s
4K Read 25.9
4K Write 118
4K Mixed 13.5
119% 52.5 MB/s
DQ Read 171
DQ Write 308
DQ Mixed 109
120% 196 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 82.5%
Great: 86%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$44
430GB free
Firmware: CC46
SusWrite @10s intervals: 170 184 185 185 184 185 MB/s
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
105% Outstanding
Read 185
Write 150
Mixed 86.8
SusWrite 182
110% 151 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.8
159% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 105%
Great: 112%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS8G3D1609DS1S00. 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
63.9% Good
MC Read 22.5
MC Write 23
MC Mixed 19.9
62% 21.8 GB/s
SC Read 16.3
SC Write 22.3
SC Mixed 20.7
56% 19.8 GB/s
Latency 56.1
71% 56.1 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 63.9%
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-Z97-HD3 Builds (Compare 3,542 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z97-HD3 - $102

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 90% - Outstanding Total price: $664
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