Gigabyte GA-Z97P-D3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 15%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 52%
Yacht
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (47th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 53 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 75%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics5.24% is a very low 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load 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-Z97P-D3  (all builds)
Memory12 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150918
Uptime1.2 Days
Run DateMay 16 '19 at 20:31
Run Duration174 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing as expected (47th 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 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
75% Very good
SC Int 114
SC Float 116
SC Mixed 114
92% 115 Pts
QC Int 362
QC Float 408
QC Mixed 349
84% 373 Pts
MC Int 555
MC Float 595
MC Mixed 582
86% 577 Pts
Poor: 62%
This bench: 75%
Great: 86%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 4600 (Desktop 1.25 GHz)-$15
Gigabyte(1458 D000) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 20.19.15.4624
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
5.24% Terrible
Lighting 13.2
Reflection 16.7
Parallax 18.4
5% 16.1 fps
MRender 17.2
Gravity 7.3
Splatting 18.9
6% 14.5 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 5.24%
Great: 6%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk Ultra II 480GB-$75
377GB free
Firmware: X41200RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 422 315 300 288 287 286 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 445
Write 393
Mixed 335
SusWrite 316
84% 373 MB/s
4K Read 30.4
4K Write 116
4K Mixed 43.9
164% 63.5 MB/s
DQ Read 379
DQ Write 299
DQ Mixed 248
210% 308 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 103%
Great: 107%
SanDisk SSD Plus 120GB-$26
28GB free
Firmware: Z32080RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 48 54 32 41 77 144 MB/s
Performing below potential (2nd percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
28.5% Poor
Read 229
Write 31.7
Mixed 6.2
SusWrite 66
18% 83.3 MB/s
4K Read 16.9
4K Write 21.5
4K Mixed 0.8
38% 13.1 MB/s
DQ Read 147
DQ Write 85.2
DQ Mixed 0.2
31% 77.5 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 28.5%
Great: 78%
Maxtor STM3160211AS 160GB
91GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3.AAE
SusWrite @10s intervals: 20 45 31 48 51 53 MB/s
Performing as expected (40th percentile)
28.7% Poor
Read 58.5
Write 56.5
Mixed 36
SusWrite 41.2
35% 48 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.8
136% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 28.7%
Great: 40%
Seagate Desktop SSHD 4TB-$200
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC45
SusWrite @10s intervals: 164 167 169 168 171 169 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
94.6% Outstanding
Read 160
Write 76.7
Mixed 26.5
SusWrite 168
78% 108 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 5.1
4K Mixed 1.7
325% 2.6 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 94.6%
Great: 95%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Savage DDR3 2400 C11 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing below potential (3rd percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
26.6% Poor
MC Read 10.9
MC Write 9.8
MC Mixed 7
26% 9.23 GB/s
SC Read 9.3
SC Write 9.4
SC Mixed 9.9
27% 9.53 GB/s
Latency 239
17% 239 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 26.6%
Great: 88%
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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-Z97P-D3 Builds (Compare 6,415 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z97P-D3

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 75% - Very good Total price: $733
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