Gigabyte GA-H97M-D3H

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 40%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (69th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 31 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 80%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics36.6% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
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.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-H97M-D3H  (all builds)
Memory10.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150803
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateJan 10 '19 at 21:28
Run Duration189 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing above expectations (69th 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 (74th percentile)
80% Very good
SC Int 110
SC Float 112
SC Mixed 110
89% 111 Pts
QC Int 424
QC Float 414
QC Mixed 415
95% 418 Pts
MC Int 419
MC Float 423
MC Mixed 422
63% 421 Pts
Poor: 59%
This bench: 80%
Great: 83%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 760-$209
Asus(1043 847A) 2GB
CLim: 1228 MHz, MLim: 1502 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 417.35
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
36.6% Below average
Lighting 96.1
Reflection 77.1
Parallax 118
32% 97.2 fps
MRender 82.7
Gravity 117
Splatting 75.4
40% 91.8 fps
Poor: 32%
This bench: 36.6%
Great: 40%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$70
76GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT01B6Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 5,465
Write 4,402
Mixed 4,784
1,088% 4,883 MB/s
4K Read 580
4K Write 255
4K Mixed 336
1,445% 390 MB/s
DQ Read 1,765
DQ Write 1,445
DQ Mixed 1,548
1,175% 1586 MB/s
Poor: 76% Great: 124%
OCZ AGILITY3 60GB
50GB free
Firmware: 2.15
SusWrite @10s intervals: 55 57 58 58 58 58 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
50.2% Above average
Read 179
Write 61.5
Mixed 92.2
SusWrite 57.2
22% 97.4 MB/s
4K Read 28.3
4K Write 58.8
4K Mixed 33.8
117% 40.3 MB/s
DQ Read 80.5
DQ Write 58.8
DQ Mixed 70.8
53% 70 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 50.2%
Great: 51%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$40
359GB free
Firmware: CC45
SusWrite @10s intervals: 164 173 174 174 176 175 MB/s
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
87.3% Excellent
Read 132
Write 87.3
Mixed 75
SusWrite 173
86% 117 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.9
172% 1.27 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 87.3%
Great: 114%
Kingston DataTraveler SE9 USB 2.0 16GB-$6
7GB free, PID 1689
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 9.9 9.1 6 5.6 5.7 5.8 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
7.47% Terrible
Read 18.5
Write 11.3
Mixed 9
SusWrite 7
14% 11.4 MB/s
4K Read 4.7
4K Write 0.7
4K Mixed 1.1
79% 2.17 MB/s
Poor: 4%
This bench: 7.47%
Great: 8%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown CMX8GX3M2A1600C9 0215 CMX8GX3M2A1600C9 1315 BLS4G3D1609DS1S00. 1315 BLS4G3D1609DS1S00. 16GB
1333, 1333, 1333, 1333 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
52.8% Above average
MC Read 18.1
MC Write 19
MC Mixed 17
52% 18 GB/s
SC Read 14.3
SC Write 17.5
SC Mixed 16.7
46% 16.2 GB/s
Latency 66.7
60% 66.7 ns
Poor: 52%
This bench: 52.8%
Great: 64%
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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 3,258 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 62%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-H97M-D3H - $84

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 74% - Very good Total price: $718
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