Gigabyte GA-H97-D3H-CF

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 19%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 16%
Surfboard
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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 76.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics22.7% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 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)
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
SystemGigabyte H97-D3H
MotherboardGigabyte GA-H97-D3H-CF  (all builds)
Memory4.5 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1200 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140425
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateMay 18 '19 at 17:36
Run Duration126 Seconds
Run User VNM-User
Background CPU4%

 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 Xeon E3-1230 v3-$217
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
76.4% Very good
Memory 91.6
1-Core 104
2-Core 208
79% 134 Pts
4-Core 331
8-Core 537
55% 434 Pts
64-Core 543
36% 543 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 76.4%
Great: 83%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 270-$140
CLim: 975 MHz, MLim: 1400 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 17.7
Performing below expectations (40th percentile)
22.7% Poor
Lighting 105
Reflection 81.6
Parallax 135
28% 107 fps
MRender 57.7
Gravity 82.4
Splatting 77.4
23% 72.5 fps
Poor: 22%
This bench: 22.7%
Great: 25%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingmax 120GB 120GB
5GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M1009
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
Read 127
Write 126
Mixed 140
29% 131 MB/s
4K Read 18
4K Write 77.7
4K Mixed 20.9
95% 38.9 MB/s
DQ Read 101
DQ Write 113
DQ Mixed 93.9
74% 102 MB/s
Poor: 46% Great: 91%
WD Green 1TB (2011)-$72
346GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 105 104 106 107 107 107 MB/s
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
59.4% Above average
Read 100
Write 105
Mixed 69.5
SusWrite 106
70% 95.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 0.9
180% 1.4 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 59.4%
Great: 87%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance Pro DDR3 1600 C9 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
52.5% Above average
MC Read 18.6
MC Write 18.8
MC Mixed 15.8
51% 17.7 GB/s
SC Read 14.1
SC Write 18.8
SC Mixed 16.9
47% 16.6 GB/s
Latency 64.8
62% 64.8 ns
Poor: 28%
This bench: 52.5%
Great: 60%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-H97-D3H-CF Builds (Compare 1,233 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 43%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 36%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-H97-D3H-CF

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