Gigabyte GA-Z97-HD3

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (29th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 71 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including moderate gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 50%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Boot Drive62.1% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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.
Very high background CPU (58%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z97-HD3  (all builds)
Memory8.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150420
Uptime5 Days
Run DateApr 15 '19 at 21:08
Run Duration214 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU 58%

 PC Performing below expectations (29th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i5-4460-$185
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
50% Average
1-Core 60.6
2-Core 129
44% 94.8 Pts
4-Core 327
8-Core 314
44% 320 Pts
64-Core 287
19% 287 Pts
Poor: 36%
This bench: 50%
Great: 60%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$57
48GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 212 235 241 223 265 224 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
62.1% Good
Read 315
Write 309
Mixed 247
SusWrite 233
62% 276 MB/s
4K Read 14.5
4K Write 35.3
4K Mixed 18.4
64% 22.7 MB/s
DQ Read 365
DQ Write 330
DQ Mixed 329
252% 341 MB/s
Poor: 80%
This bench: 62.1%
Great: 125%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$31
219GB free
Firmware: CC47
SusWrite @10s intervals: 171 171 170 171 173 170 MB/s
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Read 184
Write 144
Mixed 85.7
SusWrite 171
107% 146 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.9
164% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 102%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS4G3D1609DS1S00. 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
52.8% Above average
MC Read 19.1
MC Write 20.5
MC Mixed 18.9
56% 19.5 GB/s
SC Read 11.7
SC Write 12.5
SC Mixed 13.6
36% 12.6 GB/s
Latency 104
38% 104 ns
Poor: 45%
This bench: 52.8%
Great: 65%
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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 6,400 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 49%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 41%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z97-HD3 - $102

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 42% - Average Total price: $747
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