Gigabyte GA-Z97P-D3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 56%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (34th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 66 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 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 71.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics74.1% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive54.5% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (15%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z97P-D3  (all builds)
Memory11.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1024 x 768 - 32 Bit colors, 3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150918
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateMay 19 '22 at 16:45
Run Duration163 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 15%

 PC Performing below expectations (34th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-4670K-$110
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
71.8% Very good
Memory 82.9
1-Core 98.3
2-Core 198
74% 126 Pts
4-Core 354
8-Core 342
48% 348 Pts
64-Core 365
24% 365 Pts
Poor: 58%
This bench: 71.8%
Great: 87%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3050-$250
MSI(1462 C979) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2175 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 512.77
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
74.1% Very good
Lighting 105
Reflection 86.1
Parallax 91.4
85% 94.1 fps
MRender 84.2
Gravity 75.3
Splatting 67.5
62% 75.7 fps
Poor: 69%
This bench: 74.1%
Great: 76%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston A400 240GB-$29
130GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFK61K1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 135 156 135 59 61 56 MB/s
Performing below potential (27th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
54.5% Above average
Read 56.9
Write 182
Mixed 122
SusWrite 100
26% 115 MB/s
4K Read 28
4K Write 70.6
4K Mixed 28.6
116% 42.4 MB/s
DQ Read 197
DQ Write 286
DQ Mixed 161
144% 215 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 54.5%
Great: 99%
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$111
627GB free
Firmware: 2B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 654 643 864 877 896 941 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
220% Outstanding
Read 1,234
Write 952
Mixed 987
SusWrite 813
224% 996 MB/s
4K Read 55
4K Write 112
4K Mixed 72
235% 79.6 MB/s
DQ Read 1,316
DQ Write 829
DQ Mixed 1,009
769% 1,051 MB/s
Poor: 230%
This bench: 220%
Great: 410%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown CMY8GX3M2A1866C9 0215 CML8GX3M2A1600C9 0215 CMY8GX3M2A1866C9 0215 CML8GX3M2A1600C9 16GB
1333, 1333, 1333, 1333 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
49.5% Average
MC Read 16.6
MC Write 18.4
MC Mixed 15.8
48% 16.9 GB/s
SC Read 12.9
SC Write 17.5
SC Mixed 15.9
44% 15.4 GB/s
Latency 75.3
53% 75.3 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 49.5%
Great: 64%

 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 8 6 60 27.9" 1280 720 AUS28B1 ASUS VP28U
Typical GA-Z97P-D3 Builds (Compare 5,869 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 43%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 34%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z97P-D3

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 75% - Very good Total price: $314
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