Gigabyte GA-Z87-HD3

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 45%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Jet ski
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (61st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 39 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 79.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics44.2% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive93.6% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
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.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z87-HD3  (all builds)
Memory4.8 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130516
Uptime0.7 Days
Run DateJun 20 '19 at 10:14
Run Duration230 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing above expectations (61st 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 i5-4670K-$400
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
79.3% Very good
SC Int 111
SC Float 111
SC Mixed 111
89% 111 Pts
QC Int 426
QC Float 408
QC Mixed 408
94% 414 Pts
MC Int 419
MC Float 417
MC Mixed 419
63% 418 Pts
Poor: 59%
This bench: 79.3%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 960-$198
CLim: 1544 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 430.86
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
44.2% Average
Lighting 151
Reflection 123
Parallax 134
45% 136 fps
MRender 84.1
Gravity 130
Splatting 88.5
44% 101 fps
Poor: 35%
This bench: 44.2%
Great: 44%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX500 1TB-$108
719GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M3CR023
SusWrite @10s intervals: 274 266 378 408 421 370 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
93.6% Outstanding
Read 452
Write 416
Mixed 380
SusWrite 353
90% 400 MB/s
4K Read 26.7
4K Write 102
4K Mixed 38.8
144% 55.8 MB/s
DQ Read 137
DQ Write 296
DQ Mixed 24.8
73% 152 MB/s
Poor: 80%
This bench: 93.6%
Great: 126%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 1600 C10 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
30.3% Below average
MC Read 9.7
MC Write 9.8
MC Mixed 8.7
27% 9.4 GB/s
SC Read 9.4
SC Write 9.9
SC Mixed 9.3
27% 9.53 GB/s
Latency 66.2
60% 66.2 ns
Poor: 21%
This bench: 30.3%
Great: 35%
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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-Z87-HD3 Builds (Compare 4,365 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 65%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 42%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z87-HD3

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 80% - Excellent Total price: $754
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