Gigabyte GA-Z87-HD3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 62%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 33%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (60th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 40 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 70.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics3.1% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive67.1% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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.
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z87-HD3  (all builds)
Memory5.5 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1680 x 1050 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140812
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 22 '19 at 20:30
Run Duration130 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (60th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i5-4670K-$210
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
70.5% Very good
1-Core 105
2-Core 210
74% 158 Pts
4-Core 398
8-Core 417
55% 408 Pts
64-Core 417
28% 417 Pts
Poor: 51%
This bench: 70.5%
Great: 87%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 4600 (Desktop 1.25 GHz)-$15
Gigabyte(1458 D000) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 20.19.15.4835
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
3.1% Terrible
Lighting 12.7
Reflection 18.4
Parallax 23.2
3% 18.1 fps
MRender 19.8
Gravity 7.7
Splatting 19.5
3% 15.7 fps
Poor: 2%
This bench: 3.1%
Great: 3%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 120GB-$109
50GB free (System drive)
Firmware: DXT09B0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 127 126 129 127 127 129 MB/s
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
67.1% Good
Read 456
Write 131
Mixed 128
SusWrite 128
46% 211 MB/s
4K Read 26.6
4K Write 76.3
4K Mixed 19.6
106% 40.8 MB/s
DQ Read 321
DQ Write 126
DQ Mixed 47.3
81% 165 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 67.1%
Great: 73%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.11 1.5TB-$58
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC1H
SusWrite @10s intervals: 121 123 124 122 122 123 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
70.1% Very good
Read 122
Write 120
Mixed 62.3
SusWrite 122
78% 107 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.9
158% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 70.1%
Great: 70%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance DDR3 1600 C9 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing below potential (25th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
42.3% Average
MC Read 16.5
MC Write 13.5
MC Mixed 16.8
45% 15.6 GB/s
SC Read 8.5
SC Write 9.8
SC Mixed 11.6
28% 9.97 GB/s
Latency 126
32% 126 ns
Poor: 27%
This bench: 42.3%
Great: 62%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z87-HD3 Builds (Compare 5,427 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 54%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 36%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z87-HD3

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 56% - Above average Total price: $547
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