Gigabyte GA-Z97-HD3

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (63rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 37 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 68.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Boot Drive119% 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 VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
2 months ago, 2 months ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z97-HD3  (all builds)
Memory13.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150731
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 05 '19 at 19:48
Run Duration126 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i5-4590S-$182
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3.35 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
68.2% Good
1-Core 106
2-Core 201
73% 154 Pts
4-Core 375
8-Core 381
52% 378 Pts
64-Core 376
25% 376 Pts
Poor: 53%
This bench: 68.2%
Great: 71%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 390-$304
PowerColor(148C 2358) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1010 MHz, MLim: 1500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 19.8.2
Relative performance n/a - GPU benchmark error
Poor: 46% Great: 55%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 250GB-$51
32GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 332 309 301 300 299 292 MB/s
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
119% Outstanding
Read 460
Write 436
Mixed 417
SusWrite 305
91% 404 MB/s
4K Read 44.2
4K Write 118
4K Mixed 64
211% 75.3 MB/s
DQ Read 381
DQ Write 346
DQ Mixed 360
271% 363 MB/s
Poor: 72%
This bench: 119%
Great: 127%
Samsung Spinpoint T166 500GB-$40
432GB free
Firmware: CR100-12
SusWrite @10s intervals: 73 70 71 69 71 71 MB/s
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
40.5% Average
Read 70.2
Write 77.7
Mixed 46.8
SusWrite 70.9
49% 66.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.8
142% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 22%
This bench: 40.5%
Great: 44%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial CT102464BA160B.C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing below potential (5th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
32.8% Below average
MC Read 10.2
MC Write 11.3
MC Mixed 9.3
29% 10.3 GB/s
SC Read 10.8
SC Write 11.2
SC Mixed 9.9
30% 10.6 GB/s
Latency 65.5
61% 65.5 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 32.8%
Great: 61%
Take a copy of your results

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z97-HD3 Builds (Compare 6,572 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 50%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z97-HD3 - $102

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 43% - Average Total price: $760
The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i5-9400F $138Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super) $240Crucial MX500 250GB $45
Intel Core i5-9600K $210AMD RX 580 $170Samsung 850 Evo 120GB $150
Intel Core i7-9700K $334Nvidia GTX 1660-Ti $260Samsung 860 Evo 250GB $51
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $39Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $65SanDisk Extreme 64GB $88
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $40G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $612SanDisk Extreme 32GB $48
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $85Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $80SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $14
Today's hottest deals
About  •  User Guide  •  FAQs  •  Email  •  Privacy  •  Developer Feedback