Gigabyte GA-Z97-HD3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 110%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 84%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (77th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 23 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 81.6%, 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 Drive110% 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.
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)
Memory11.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1680 x 1050 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20150731
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 09 '19 at 14:56
Run Duration157 Seconds
Run User RUS-User
Background CPU7%
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 PC Performing above expectations (77th 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 (98th percentile)
81.6% Excellent
Memory 92.2
1-Core 102
2-Core 208
79% 134 Pts
4-Core 413
8-Core 400
56% 407 Pts
64-Core 412
28% 412 Pts
Poor: 61%
This bench: 81.6%
Great: 81%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070S (Super)-$510
Gigabyte(1458 3FF6) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3985 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 431.60
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
136% Outstanding
Lighting 180
Reflection 161
Parallax 167
146% 170 fps
MRender 214
Gravity 144
Splatting 114
124% 157 fps
Poor: 107%
This bench: 136%
Great: 129%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel 545s Series 256GB-$79
48GB free (System drive)
Firmware: LHF
SusWrite @10s intervals: 368 278 278 273 273 264 MB/s
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
110% Outstanding
Read 500
Write 397
Mixed 304
SusWrite 289
83% 372 MB/s
4K Read 36.1
4K Write 108
4K Mixed 65.3
195% 69.6 MB/s
DQ Read 122
DQ Write 341
DQ Mixed 131
129% 198 MB/s
Poor: 67%
This bench: 110%
Great: 118%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$35
178GB free
Firmware: CC47
SusWrite @10s intervals: 104 105 104 102 103 103 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (20th percentile)
73% Very good
Read 151
Write 91
Mixed 80.2
SusWrite 103
78% 106 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.9
170% 1.23 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 73%
Great: 114%
Seagate ST3160813AS 160GB-$75
25GB free
Firmware: CC2J
SusWrite @10s intervals: 68 68 69 69 69 67 MB/s
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
44.6% Average
Read 87
Write 83.1
Mixed 47.7
SusWrite 68.4
53% 71.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 0.9
4K Mixed 0.6
112% 0.73 MB/s
Poor: 16%
This bench: 44.6%
Great: 66%
28GB free, PID null
SusWrite @10s intervals: 15 17 17 15 17 17 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
7.89% Terrible
Read 20.9
Write 9.3
Mixed 9.7
SusWrite 16.1
18% 14 MB/s
4K Read 5.7
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
21% 1.9 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)
63.8% Good
MC Read 22.7
MC Write 23.3
MC Mixed 20.5
63% 22.2 GB/s
SC Read 16.6
SC Write 20.5
SC Mixed 20.3
55% 19.1 GB/s
Latency 63.7
63% 63.7 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 63.8%
Great: 63%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z97-HD3 Builds (Compare 3,761 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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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