Gigabyte GA-H97-HD3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 6%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 62%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 6%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (25th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 75 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 very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 68.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics3.15% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive35.4% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce 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.
High background CPU (30%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
3 months ago, 10 days ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-H97-HD3  (all builds)
Memory10.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140626
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 13 '24 at 05:08
Run Duration122 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU 30%

 PC Performing below expectations (25th percentile)

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

Processor BenchNormalHeavyServer
Intel Core i7-4790-$135
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
68.5% Good
Memory 74.9
1-Core 101
2-Core 188
69% 121 Pts
4-Core 336
8-Core 482
51% 409 Pts
64-Core 500
31% 500 Pts
Poor: 58%
This bench: 68.5%
Great: 80%
Graphics Card Bench3D DX93D DX103D DX11
Intel HD 4600 (Desktop 1.25 GHz)-$15
Gigabyte(1458 D000) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 20.19.15.4624
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
3.15% Terrible
Lighting 3.7
Reflection 2.7
Parallax 6
3% 4.13 fps
MRender 4.7
Gravity 2.5
Splatting 5
3% 4.07 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 3.15%
Great: 3%
Drives BenchSequentialRandom 4kDeep queue 4k
Crucial BX500 240GB-$25
53GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M6CR013
SusWrite @10s intervals: 137 220 18 83 75 55 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
35.4% Below average
Read 463
Write 405
Mixed 385
SusWrite 98
75% 338 MB/s
4K Read 25.1
4K Write 5
4K Mixed 0.3
41% 10.1 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 35.4%
Great: 92%
Seagate Barracuda 8TB (2017)-$110
2.5TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 101 103 102 104 103 106 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
48.4% Average
Read 65.8
Write 67.4
Mixed 67.5
SusWrite 103
56% 75.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 0
38% 0.4 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 48.4%
Great: 90%
Memory Kit BenchMulti coreSingle coreLatency
G.SKILL RipjawsX DDR3 1600 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
42.5% Average
MC Read 15.1
MC Write 15.5
MC Mixed 13.3
42% 14.6 GB/s
SC Read 11.1
SC Write 14.7
SC Mixed 13.5
37% 13.1 GB/s
Latency 92.1
43% 92.1 ns
Poor: 27%
This bench: 42.5%
Great: 61%

 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 69 57 60 24.2" 1280 720 ACR059D ED245Q
Typical GA-H97-HD3 Builds (Compare 1,450 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings
Gaming
Gaming 39%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-H97-HD3

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