Gigabyte GA-H97M-D3H

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 58%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (49th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 51 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 76.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics72.9% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (11%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
12 months ago, 11 months ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-H97M-D3H  (all builds)
Memory10.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20141022
Uptime0.7 Days
Run DateAug 15 '19 at 01:39
Run Duration143 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 11%

 PC Performing as expected (49th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-4690K-$189
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
76.6% Very good
Memory 84
1-Core 105
2-Core 212
78% 133 Pts
4-Core 401
8-Core 403
55% 402 Pts
64-Core 403
27% 403 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 76.6%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660-Ti-$270
EVGA(3842 1667) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3000 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 431.60
Performing below potential (38th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
72.9% Very good
Lighting 298
Reflection 230
Parallax 265
78% 264 fps
MRender 214
Gravity 258
Splatting 171
73% 215 fps
Poor: 69%
This bench: 72.9%
Great: 79%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Evo 120GB-$138
11GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXT0DB6Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 482
Write 468
Mixed 309
93% 419 MB/s
4K Read 43.1
4K Write 99.6
4K Mixed 51.5
184% 64.7 MB/s
DQ Read 376
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 181
185% 300 MB/s
Poor: 64% Great: 107%
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$85
28GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 329 316 317 316 283 128 MB/s
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
116% Outstanding
Read 491
Write 466
Mixed 395
SusWrite 282
92% 408 MB/s
4K Read 44.4
4K Write 110
4K Mixed 59.4
202% 71.2 MB/s
DQ Read 380
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 356
268% 360 MB/s
Poor: 75%
This bench: 116%
Great: 124%
WD Purple 1TB (2014)-$51
859GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 92 93 94 94 95 95 MB/s
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
64.9% Good
Read 132
Write 131
Mixed 72.5
SusWrite 93.8
79% 107 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 1
201% 1.53 MB/s
Poor: 32%
This bench: 64.9%
Great: 87%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance Pro DDR3 1866 C9 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
50.6% Above average
MC Read 17.5
MC Write 18.6
MC Mixed 16.2
50% 17.4 GB/s
SC Read 12.7
SC Write 17.9
SC Mixed 15
43% 15.2 GB/s
Latency 73.5
54% 73.5 ns
Poor: 29%
This bench: 50.6%
Great: 72%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-H97M-D3H Builds (Compare 1,232 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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