Gigabyte GA-H97-HD3

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 41%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (54th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 46 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 68.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics76.3% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive84.5% 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.
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-H97-HD3  (all builds)
Memory12.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150918
Uptime0.8 Days
Run DateNov 23 '19 at 14:14
Run Duration167 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing as expected (54th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i5-4590-$129
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (60th percentile)
68.9% Good
1-Core 102
2-Core 188
69% 145 Pts
4-Core 397
8-Core 394
54% 396 Pts
64-Core 380
26% 380 Pts
Poor: 51%
This bench: 68.9%
Great: 72%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX Vega-56-$395
CLim: 1622 MHz, MLim: 800 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 19.9.2
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
76.3% Very good
Lighting 284
Reflection 213
Parallax 461
75% 319 fps
MRender 169
Gravity 289
Splatting 260
77% 239 fps
Poor: 76%
This bench: 76.3%
Great: 96%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX100 256GB-$116
61GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 282 207 181 170 163 175 MB/s
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
84.5% Excellent
Read 400
Write 321
Mixed 284
SusWrite 196
67% 300 MB/s
4K Read 24.1
4K Write 104
4K Mixed 42.6
146% 56.8 MB/s
DQ Read 190
DQ Write 304
DQ Mixed 149
140% 214 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 84.5%
Great: 97%
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$75
367GB free
Firmware: RVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 312 408 402 421 421 381 MB/s
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
119% Outstanding
Read 463
Write 438
Mixed 429
SusWrite 391
97% 430 MB/s
4K Read 32.9
4K Write 122
4K Mixed 61.3
193% 72.1 MB/s
DQ Read 382
DQ Write 347
DQ Mixed 358
270% 362 MB/s
Poor: 78%
This bench: 119%
Great: 130%
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$75
52GB free
Firmware: RVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 307 331 315 315 317 318 MB/s
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
112% Outstanding
Read 458
Write 439
Mixed 420
SusWrite 317
92% 409 MB/s
4K Read 28.4
4K Write 121
4K Mixed 59.6
184% 69.8 MB/s
DQ Read 382
DQ Write 346
DQ Mixed 360
271% 363 MB/s
Poor: 78%
This bench: 112%
Great: 130%
SanDisk Ultra 64GB
57GB free, PID null
SusWrite @10s intervals: 41 43 41 30 30 30 MB/s
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
28.3% Poor
Read 92.2
Write 32
Mixed 53.5
SusWrite 35.8
64% 53.4 MB/s
4K Read 5.6
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 2.4
167% 3.3 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 28.3%
Great: 39%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair ValueSelect DDR3 1600 C11 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
60.1% Good
MC Read 21.7
MC Write 22.6
MC Mixed 18.4
60% 20.9 GB/s
SC Read 15.4
SC Write 19.5
SC Mixed 18.8
51% 17.9 GB/s
Latency 66.4
60% 66.4 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 60.1%
Great: 61%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-H97-HD3 Builds (Compare 4,082 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 49%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 60%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-H97-HD3 - $258

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 33% - Below average Total price: $830
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