Gigabyte GA-H97M-D3H

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing GPU, SSD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (70th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 30 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 very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 78.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 11 years old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
High background CPU (29%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
13 months ago, 13 months ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-H97M-D3H  (all builds)
Memory11.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20150803
Uptime0.3 Days
Run DateJul 13 '19 at 01:57
Run Duration105 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 29%

 PC Performing above expectations (70th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-4590-$179
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
78.3% Very good
Memory 90.8
1-Core 98.2
2-Core 202
77% 130 Pts
4-Core 382
8-Core 380
52% 381 Pts
64-Core 385
26% 385 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 78.3%
Great: 82%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 750-Ti-$110
Asus(1043 8587) 2GB
CLim: 1398 MHz, MLim: 1350 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 361.43
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Lighting 72.1
Reflection 46.8
Parallax 68.7
19% 62.5 fps
Splatting 43.2
0% 43.2 fps
Poor: 18% Great: 21%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$34
667GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 123 127 136 126 121 126 MB/s
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
82.3% Excellent
Read 160
Write 142
Mixed 94.2
SusWrite 126
96% 131 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 1.1
219% 1.57 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 82.3%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance DDR3 1600 C9 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
60.4% Good
MC Read 21.1
MC Write 22.3
MC Mixed 20.2
61% 21.2 GB/s
SC Read 15.3
SC Write 18.7
SC Mixed 17.1
49% 17 GB/s
Latency 66
61% 66 ns
Poor: 29%
This bench: 60.4%
Great: 63%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-H97M-D3H Builds (Compare 1,248 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 41%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-H97M-D3H - $84

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 43% - Average Total price: $744
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