Gigabyte GA-Z87-HD3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 11%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (70th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 30 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 80.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics7.28% is a very low 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive95.3% 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.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z87-HD3  (all builds)
Memory12.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1680 x 1050 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130803
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 23 '21 at 15:06
Run Duration172 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing above expectations (70th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-4670-$187
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
80.4% Excellent
Memory 88.6
1-Core 106
2-Core 210
79% 135 Pts
4-Core 418
8-Core 418
57% 418 Pts
64-Core 411
28% 411 Pts
Poor: 59%
This bench: 80.4%
Great: 83%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce GT 640
Gigabyte(1458 353E) 2GB
CLim: 941 MHz, MLim: 450 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 456.71
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
7.28% Terrible
Lighting 8
Reflection 8.2
Parallax 9.6
6% 8.6 fps
MRender 8.6
Gravity 10.5
Splatting 8.9
8% 9.33 fps
Poor: 5%
This bench: 7.28%
Great: 8%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 250GB-$52
134GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 345 339 330 334 328 324 MB/s
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
95.3% Outstanding
Read 453
Write 423
Mixed 397
SusWrite 333
90% 402 MB/s
4K Read 36.3
4K Write 50.9
4K Mixed 41.7
135% 43 MB/s
DQ Read 336
DQ Write 314
DQ Mixed 315
239% 322 MB/s
Poor: 76%
This bench: 95.3%
Great: 128%
Samsung HM321HI 320GB-$43
146GB free
Firmware: 2AJ10002
SusWrite @10s intervals: 62 91 91 91 91 91 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
48.5% Average
Read 82.7
Write 17.2
Mixed 35.7
SusWrite 86.2
41% 55.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.7
126% 0.9 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 48.5%
Great: 51%
WD Red 6TB (2014)-$180
4TB free
Firmware: 82.00A82
SusWrite @10s intervals: 146 154 151 154 152 155 MB/s
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
90.3% Outstanding
Read 163
Write 150
Mixed 79.1
SusWrite 152
99% 136 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 1
197% 1.5 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 90.3%
Great: 99%
Patriot Memory 8GB
2GB free, PID 5200
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 4.6 5.3 5.7 5.7 5.7 5.7 MB/s
Performing above expectations (60th percentile)
14.4% Very poor
Read 73.3
Write 13.9
Mixed 2.7
SusWrite 5.4
21% 23.8 MB/s
4K Read 8.3
4K Write 0.2
4K Mixed 0
38% 2.83 MB/s
Poor: 7%
This bench: 14.4%
Great: 19%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL RipjawsX DDR3 1600 C9 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
60.5% Good
MC Read 22
MC Write 22.9
MC Mixed 18.1
60% 21 GB/s
SC Read 16.5
SC Write 20.3
SC Mixed 18.5
53% 18.4 GB/s
Latency 68.9
58% 68.9 ns
Poor: 40%
This bench: 60.5%
Great: 68%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 0: 0R 0G 0B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
0% 0% 0 9 7 60 22.6" 1280 720 VSC2920 VA2216w-2
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Gaming
Gaming 47%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 37%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z87-HD3

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 58% - Above average Total price: $686
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