Gigabyte GA-Z97M-DS3H

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU, HDD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (51st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 49 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 53.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Boot Drive104% 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.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z97M-DS3H  (all builds)
Memory5 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
DisplayЦвета: 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140424
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateSep 16 '19 at 23:06
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User RUS-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing as expected (51st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i5-4670-$137
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
53.1% Above average
1-Core 108
2-Core 206
74% 157 Pts
4-Core 288
8-Core 416
46% 352 Pts
64-Core 414
28% 414 Pts
Poor: 42%
This bench: 53.1%
Great: 67%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$75
407GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 363 366 362 363 312 346 MB/s
Performing below expectations (40th percentile)
104% Outstanding
Read 462
Write 366
Mixed 296
SusWrite 352
83% 369 MB/s
4K Read 29.8
4K Write 121
4K Mixed 37.6
157% 62.7 MB/s
DQ Read 379
DQ Write 346
DQ Mixed 260
223% 328 MB/s
Poor: 77%
This bench: 104%
Great: 128%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M378B5173QH0-CK0 8GB
1600, 1600 MHz
4096, 4096 MB
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
59.9% Above average
MC Read 21.7
MC Write 21.6
MC Mixed 18.1
58% 20.5 GB/s
SC Read 16.6
SC Write 21
SC Mixed 19.2
54% 18.9 GB/s
Latency 62.5
64% 62.5 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 59.9%
Great: 58%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z97M-DS3H Builds (Compare 1,386 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 50%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 47%
Yacht

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z97M-DS3H - $100

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 45% - Average Total price: $954
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