Gigabyte GA-H97-D3H-CF

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 44%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat
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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 a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 72.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics39.8% 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)
Boot Drive189% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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.
High background CPU (27%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemGigabyte H97-D3H
MotherboardGigabyte GA-H97-D3H-CF  (all builds)
Memory8.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150919
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateMay 12 '19 at 20:40
Run Duration110 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 27%

 PC Performing below expectations (29th 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 i7-4790-$308
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.75 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
72.6% Very good
SC Int 105
SC Float 106
SC Mixed 104
84% 105 Pts
QC Int 352
QC Float 346
QC Mixed 353
79% 350 Pts
MC Int 516
MC Float 521
MC Mixed 526
78% 521 Pts
Poor: 62%
This bench: 72.6%
Great: 86%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 280-$185
CLim: 933 MHz, MLim: 1250 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 19.4.1
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
39.8% Below average
Lighting 122
Reflection 76.4
Parallax 161
42% 120 fps
MRender 59.1
Gravity 120
Splatting 83.8
38% 87.6 fps
Poor: 32%
This bench: 39.8%
Great: 45%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$139
274GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 4B6QCXP7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 935 892 973 1020 1022 1026 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
189% Outstanding
Read 1,174
Write 916
Mixed 674
SusWrite 978
210% 935 MB/s
4K Read 38.2
4K Write 96
4K Mixed 53.8
178% 62.7 MB/s
DQ Read 691
DQ Write 524
DQ Mixed 618
459% 611 MB/s
Poor: 184%
This bench: 189%
Great: 352%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLT8G3D1608DT1TX0. 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
50% Above average
MC Read 17.4
MC Write 18.1
MC Mixed 15.6
49% 17 GB/s
SC Read 12.8
SC Write 17.9
SC Mixed 15.6
44% 15.4 GB/s
Latency 69.8
57% 69.8 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 50%
Great: 70%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-H97-D3H-CF Builds (Compare 2,887 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 53%
Yacht

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-H97-D3H-CF

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $768
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