Gigabyte GA-Z87-HD3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 41%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (39th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 61 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 72.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics38.9% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive80% 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 VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z87-HD3  (all builds)
Memory12.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140812
Uptime0.9 Days
Run DateAug 14 '19 at 19:40
Run Duration300 Seconds
Run User SYC-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing below expectations (39th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-4670K-$400
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
72.3% Very good
Memory 72.7
1-Core 109
2-Core 211
75% 131 Pts
4-Core 414
8-Core 414
57% 414 Pts
64-Core 408
27% 408 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 72.3%
Great: 90%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1650-$150
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 431.60
Performing below potential (24th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
38.9% Below average
Lighting 173
Reflection 135
Parallax 166
45% 158 fps
MRender 91.4
Gravity 144
Splatting 114
39% 117 fps
Poor: 38%
This bench: 38.9%
Great: 44%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial M500 480GB-$300
338GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU03
SusWrite @10s intervals: 269 263 307 313 313 306 MB/s
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
80% Excellent
Read 377
Write 343
Mixed 301
SusWrite 295
74% 329 MB/s
4K Read 18.3
4K Write 67.5
4K Mixed 31.9
104% 39.2 MB/s
DQ Read 327
DQ Write 315
DQ Mixed 178
173% 274 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 80%
Great: 100%
Adata Premier Pro SP900 128GB-$40
19GB free
Firmware: 5.0.7a
SusWrite @10s intervals: 118 117 112 114 111 113 MB/s
Performing below potential (5th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
52.6% Above average
Read 198
Write 148
Mixed 174
SusWrite 114
36% 159 MB/s
4K Read 21.7
4K Write 69
4K Mixed 24.2
100% 38.3 MB/s
DQ Read 180
DQ Write 146
DQ Mixed 108
96% 145 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 52.6%
Great: 81%
Netac OnlyDisk 64GB
53GB free, PID 3200
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 17 14 15 15 15 15 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
10.4% Very poor
Read 33.7
Write 19.3
Mixed 21.3
SusWrite 15.3
28% 22.4 MB/s
4K Read 2.9
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 0.8
55% 1.4 MB/s
Poor: 10%
This bench: 10.4%
Great: 35%
Kingston DataTraveler 2.0 16GB
5GB free, PID 1665
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 3.6 3 3 3 3 2.9 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
7.51% Terrible
Read 37.2
Write 2.7
Mixed 4.8
SusWrite 3.1
10% 11.9 MB/s
4K Read 6.1
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
23% 2.03 MB/s
Poor: 3%
This bench: 7.51%
Great: 8%
Kingston DataTraveler 2.0 16GB
1GB free, PID 1665
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 3.5 3.3 3.3 3.2 3 2.9 MB/s
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
5.21% Terrible
Read 23.8
Write 2.5
Mixed 4.2
SusWrite 3.2
8% 8.43 MB/s
4K Read 4.5
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
17% 1.5 MB/s
Poor: 3%
This bench: 5.21%
Great: 8%
PNY USB 2.0 FD 129GB
119GB free, PID 005b
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 8 13 13 13 13 14 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
8.36% Terrible
Read 28.3
Write 0.3
Mixed 8.5
SusWrite 12.5
13% 12.4 MB/s
4K Read 6.5
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
24% 2.17 MB/s
Poor: 5%
This bench: 8.36%
Great: 8%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL RipjawsX DDR3 1866 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
41.6% Average
MC Read 16.2
MC Write 13.8
MC Mixed 15.5
43% 15.2 GB/s
SC Read 7.5
SC Write 9.2
SC Mixed 10.2
26% 8.97 GB/s
Latency 95.2
42% 95.2 ns
Poor: 29%
This bench: 41.6%
Great: 71%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z87-HD3 Builds (Compare 6,707 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 56%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 50%
Yacht

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z87-HD3

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 58% - Above average Total price: $752
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