Gigabyte GA-Z97-HD3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 109%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 84%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (75th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 25 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 81.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very 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 Drive108% 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.
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 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.
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z97-HD3  (all builds)
Memory12.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1680 x 1050 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20150731
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 07 '19 at 18:53
Run Duration154 Seconds
Run User RUS-User
Background CPU2%
Watch Gameplay: 2070S + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing above expectations (75th 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 (96th percentile)
81.1% Excellent
Memory 92.4
1-Core 108
2-Core 212
81% 138 Pts
4-Core 405
8-Core 400
55% 402 Pts
64-Core 412
28% 412 Pts
Poor: 61%
This bench: 81.1%
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 162
Parallax 167
145% 170 fps
MRender 214
Gravity 144
Splatting 115
124% 158 fps
Poor: 107%
This bench: 136%
Great: 129%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel 545s Series 256GB-$79
38GB free (System drive)
Firmware: LHF
SusWrite @10s intervals: 362 269 272 277 278 276 MB/s
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
108% Outstanding
Read 510
Write 447
Mixed 445
SusWrite 289
95% 423 MB/s
4K Read 48.5
4K Write 53.8
4K Mixed 64.7
185% 55.7 MB/s
DQ Read 142
DQ Write 338
DQ Mixed 165
147% 215 MB/s
Poor: 67%
This bench: 108%
Great: 118%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$35
175GB free
Firmware: CC47
SusWrite @10s intervals: 92 93 92 92 92 92 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
70.2% Very good
Read 152
Write 153
Mixed 82.2
SusWrite 92.3
88% 120 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.9
170% 1.23 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 70.2%
Great: 114%
Seagate ST3160813AS 160GB-$75
20GB free
Firmware: CC2J
SusWrite @10s intervals: 68 68 68 68 69 67 MB/s
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
44.6% Average
Read 87.3
Write 82.6
Mixed 48.2
SusWrite 68
53% 71.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 0.8
4K Mixed 0.6
111% 0.7 MB/s
Poor: 16%
This bench: 44.6%
Great: 66%
28GB free, PID null
SusWrite @10s intervals: 15 17 16 15 17 17 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
7.89% Terrible
Read 20.9
Write 9.2
Mixed 9.7
SusWrite 16
18% 13.9 MB/s
4K Read 5.8
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
22% 1.93 MB/s
Poor: 1%
This bench: 7.89%
Great: 8%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR3 1600 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
64.1% Good
MC Read 22.7
MC Write 23.3
MC Mixed 20.7
64% 22.2 GB/s
SC Read 16.6
SC Write 20.5
SC Mixed 21
55% 19.4 GB/s
Latency 63.3
63% 63.3 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 64.1%
Great: 63%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 45%
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Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 39%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z97-HD3 - $102

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