Gigabyte GA-H97-HD3

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming 0%
Desktop 0%
Workstation 0%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (51st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 49 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 very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 78.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics95.1% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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
15 months ago, 15 months ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-H97-HD3  (all builds)
Memory11.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140626
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 17 '19 at 08:36
Run Duration139 Seconds
Run User ISR-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing as expected (51st percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-4690-$255
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
78.5% Very good
Memory 84
1-Core 101
2-Core 217
77% 134 Pts
4-Core 423
8-Core 419
58% 421 Pts
64-Core 417
28% 417 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 78.5%
Great: 84%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX Vega-56-$500
Asus(1043 0555) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1622 MHz, MLim: 900 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 19.2.3
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
95.1% Outstanding
Lighting 329
Reflection 223
Parallax 541
86% 364 fps
MRender 187
Gravity 369
Splatting 296
96% 284 fps
Poor: 76%
This bench: 95.1%
Great: 95%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX300 525GB-$239
225GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0CR060
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 426
Write 475
Mixed 377
95% 426 MB/s
4K Read 28.7
4K Write 117
4K Mixed 41.9
159% 62.4 MB/s
DQ Read 348
DQ Write 325
DQ Mixed 322
246% 332 MB/s
Poor: 60% Great: 99%
Kingston A400 480GB-$53
155GB free
Firmware: SBFK10D7
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 4606
Write 70.2
Mixed 135
334% 1,604 MB/s
4K Read 731
4K Write 4.4
4K Mixed 9
1,122% 248 MB/s
Poor: 37% Great: 103%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL RipjawsX DDR3 2400 C11 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing below potential (6th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
32.9% Below average
MC Read 11.3
MC Write 11.6
MC Mixed 9
30% 10.6 GB/s
SC Read 10
SC Write 11.5
SC Mixed 9.1
29% 10.2 GB/s
Latency 73.5
54% 73.5 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 32.9%
Great: 87%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-H97-HD3 Builds (Compare 4,861 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 50%
Desktop 70%
Battle cruiser
Workstation 45%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-H97-HD3 - $258

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 43% - Average Total price: $924
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