Gigabyte GA-H97N-WIFI

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU, SSD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (37th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 63 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith a below average single core score, this CPU can handle email, web browsing and audio/video playback but it will struggle to handle modern 3D games or workstation tasks such as video editing. Finally, with a gaming score of 30.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
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.
Very high background CPU (100%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardGigabyte GA-H97N-WIFI  (all builds)
Memory3.4 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160303
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 30 '19 at 16:42
Run Duration134 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 100%

 PC Performing below expectations (37th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Pentium G3240-$55
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
30.2% Below average
1-Core 57
2-Core 133
44% 95.2 Pts
4-Core 124
8-Core 134
18% 129 Pts
64-Core 134
9% 134 Pts
Poor: 28%
This bench: 30.2%
Great: 45%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Patriot Torch LE 120GB
15GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM12.0
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 245
Write 315
Mixed 285
63% 282 MB/s
4K Read 9.6
4K Write 29.8
4K Mixed 15.5
50% 18.3 MB/s
DQ Read 275
DQ Write 301
DQ Mixed 19.3
89% 198 MB/s
Poor: 48% Great: 99%
Hitachi HDT721010SLA360 1TB-$467
914GB free
Firmware: ST6OA31B
SusWrite @10s intervals: 107 106 108 108 107 107 MB/s
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
58.5% Above average
Read 96.7
Write 101
Mixed 50.5
SusWrite 107
65% 88.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.9
170% 1.23 MB/s
Poor: 29%
This bench: 58.5%
Great: 62%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown IM34GU48C16-999HB 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1400 MHz
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
36.4% Below average
MC Read 9
MC Write 16.6
MC Mixed 13.4
37% 13 GB/s
SC Read 7.4
SC Write 7.9
SC Mixed 10.3
24% 8.53 GB/s
Latency 96.9
41% 96.9 ns
Poor: 29%
This bench: 36.4%
Great: 60%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 49%
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Desktop
Desktop 59%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 34%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-H97N-WIFI - $112

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 41% - Average Total price: $739
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