Gigabyte GA-Z97-HD3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 107%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 83%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (73rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 27 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 79.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics136% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive115% 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.
Memory24GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 24GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 11 years and 9 months 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.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z97-HD3  (all builds)
Memory20.6 GB free of 24 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1680 x 1050 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20150731
Uptime0.3 Days
Run DateAug 03 '19 at 23:04
Run Duration160 Seconds
Run User RUS-User
Background CPU4%
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 PC Performing above expectations (73rd 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-$181
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
79.6% Very good
Memory 88.4
1-Core 107
2-Core 211
80% 136 Pts
4-Core 408
8-Core 418
56% 413 Pts
64-Core 414
28% 414 Pts
Poor: 61%
This bench: 79.6%
Great: 81%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070S (Super)-$510
Gigabyte(1458 3FF6) ≥ 4GB; GV-N207SAORUS-8GC, Gigabyte AORUS
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3982 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 431.60
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
136% Outstanding
Lighting 180
Reflection 163
Parallax 167
145% 170 fps
MRender 214
Gravity 144
Splatting 115
124% 157 fps
Poor: 107%
This bench: 136%
Great: 129%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel 545s Series 256GB-$79
58GB free (System drive)
Firmware: LHF
SusWrite @10s intervals: 317 276 276 279 281 278 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
115% Outstanding
Read 500
Write 462
Mixed 448
SusWrite 285
95% 424 MB/s
4K Read 48.9
4K Write 109
4K Mixed 66.2
216% 74.6 MB/s
DQ Read 148
DQ Write 302
DQ Mixed 124
123% 191 MB/s
Poor: 67%
This bench: 115%
Great: 118%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$35
176GB free
Firmware: CC47
SusWrite @10s intervals: 107 107 106 108 107 106 MB/s
Performing below expectations (20th percentile)
73.9% Very good
Read 151
Write 123
Mixed 80.9
SusWrite 107
85% 115 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.9
170% 1.23 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 73.9%
Great: 114%
Seagate ST3160813AS 160GB-$75
25GB free
Firmware: CC2J
SusWrite @10s intervals: 68 68 68 69 69 67 MB/s
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
44.1% Average
Read 85.5
Write 85.2
Mixed 48.9
SusWrite 68
53% 71.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 0.9
4K Mixed 0.7
124% 0.77 MB/s
Poor: 16%
This bench: 44.1%
Great: 66%
28GB free, PID null
SusWrite @10s intervals: 15 17 16 15 17 17 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
7.81% Terrible
Read 20.7
Write 9.5
Mixed 5.5
SusWrite 16
16% 12.9 MB/s
4K Read 5.6
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
21% 1.87 MB/s
Poor: 1%
This bench: 7.81%
Great: 8%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston KHX1600C10D3/8G 1201 R534G1601U1S-UO KHX1600C10D3/8G 1201 R534G1601U1S-UO 24GB
1600, 1600, 1600, 1600 MHz
8192, 4096, 8192, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
61.5% Good
MC Read 22
MC Write 23
MC Mixed 18.7
61% 21.2 GB/s
SC Read 17.1
SC Write 20.5
SC Mixed 21
56% 19.5 GB/s
Latency 69.1
58% 69.1 ns

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z97-HD3 Builds (Compare 3,762 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 45%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z97-HD3 - $102

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 51% - Above average Total price: $890
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