Gigabyte GA-Z97-HD3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 68%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 57%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (38th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 62 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. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 79.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics85.3% 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 Drive75.3% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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 VersionAlthough Windows 10 is not the most recent version of Windows, it remains a great option.
Very high background CPU (33%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z97-HD3  (all builds)
Memory10.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20141208
Uptime4.9 Days
Run DateNov 25 '22 at 05:59
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 33%
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 PC Performing below expectations (38th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-4790K-$348
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
79.4% Very good
Memory 89.6
1-Core 82.7
2-Core 210
72% 127 Pts
4-Core 374
8-Core 542
57% 458 Pts
64-Core 569
35% 569 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 79.4%
Great: 87%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060-$262
EVGA(3842 2062) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2130 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 526.98
Performing below potential (21st percentile) - GPU OC Guide
85.3% Excellent
Lighting 111
Reflection 101
Parallax 0.3
90% 70.8 fps
MRender 126
Gravity 94.5
Splatting 87.7
80% 103 fps
Poor: 81%
This bench: 85.3%
Great: 95%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial BX100 500GB-$69
124GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 360 257 206 166 190 154 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
75.3% Very good
Read 395
Write 368
Mixed 300
SusWrite 222
72% 321 MB/s
4K Read 21.6
4K Write 69.8
4K Mixed 30.4
109% 40.6 MB/s
DQ Read 270
DQ Write 286
DQ Mixed 210
177% 255 MB/s
Poor: 67%
This bench: 75.3%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 16G-D3-1600-MR 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
52.2% Above average
MC Read 18.4
MC Write 19.3
MC Mixed 16.2
51% 18 GB/s
SC Read 13.4
SC Write 17.7
SC Mixed 15
44% 15.4 GB/s
Latency 67.7
59% 67.7 ns
Poor: 28%
This bench: 52.2%
Great: 61%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 45: 7R 2G 4B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
45% 23% 56 214 83 60 27" 2048 1089 MSI3CA8 MSI G273Q
Typical GA-Z97-HD3 Builds (Compare 1,437 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 42%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 36%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z97-HD3 - $102

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 52% - Above average Total price: $829
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