Gigabyte GA-Z97-HD3

Performance Results

Gaming 33%
Sail boat
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation 28%
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 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 81.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics33.2% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive71.7% 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.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z97-HD3  (all builds)
Memory12 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160303
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateMay 27 '23 at 05:17
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User SGP-User
Background CPU8%

 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 Server
Intel Core i7-5775C-$220
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
81.9% Excellent
Memory 97.4
1-Core 114
2-Core 223
84% 145 Pts
4-Core 359
8-Core 534
56% 447 Pts
64-Core 543
34% 543 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 81.9%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD Radeon RX 580 2048SP
AMD(1002 0B31) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1284 MHz, MLim: 1750 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver:
Performing below potential (7th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
33.2% Below average
Lighting 36.3
Reflection 57.4
Parallax 63.7
30% 52.5 fps
MRender 58
Gravity 50.7
Splatting 42.1
40% 50.3 fps
Poor: 33%
This bench: 33.2%
Great: 48%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Walram 512GB 512GB
356GB free (System drive)
Firmware: HPS2227O
SusWrite @10s intervals: 281 363 380 370 252 207 MB/s
Performing below expectations (40th percentile)
71.7% Very good
Read 472
Write 418
Mixed 378
SusWrite 309
88% 394 MB/s
4K Read 28.1
4K Write 57.1
4K Mixed 11
87% 32.1 MB/s
DQ Read 151
DQ Write 266
DQ Mixed 15.9
66% 144 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 71.7%
Great: 239%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
74.9% Very good
MC Read 38.2
MC Write 21.7
MC Mixed 20.6
77% 26.8 GB/s
SC Read 14.2
SC Write 19.7
SC Mixed 18.3
50% 17.4 GB/s
Latency 48.6
82% 48.6 ns
Poor: 29%
This bench: 74.9%
Great: 97%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 0: 0P 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 71 59 0 23" 1280 720 LEN60C7 LEN T2324pA
Typical GA-Z97-HD3 Builds (Compare 1,888 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 42%
Speed boat
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation 35%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z97-HD3 - $102

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 51% - Above average Total price: $860
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