Gigabyte GA-Z97-HD3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 118%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 82%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (69th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 31 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 105%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics139% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive104% 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.
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z97-HD3  (all builds)
Memory12.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colores,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140611
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 13 '18 at 18:57
Run Duration130 Seconds
Run User ESP-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (69th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i7-4790K-$365
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
105% Outstanding
SC Int 142
SC Float 139
SC Mixed 142
113% 141 Pts
QC Int 525
QC Float 530
QC Mixed 531
120% 529 Pts
MC Int 711
MC Float 760
MC Mixed 747
111% 740 Pts
Poor: 69%
This bench: 105%
Great: 99%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$450
MSI(1462 3363) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2088 MHz, MLim: 3072 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 390.77
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
139% Outstanding
Lighting 446
Reflection 416
Parallax 448
138% 437 fps
MRender 265
Gravity 432
Splatting 264
140% 320 fps
Poor: 64%
This bench: 139%
Great: 139%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk Extreme Pro 480GB-$219
94GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X21200RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
104% Outstanding
Read 493
Write 469
Mixed 461
106% 474 MB/s
4K Read 25.6
4K Write 114
4K Mixed 28.7
136% 56 MB/s
DQ Read 370
DQ Write 299
DQ Mixed 65.8
122% 245 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 104%
Great: 113%
Toshiba DT01ACA300 3TB-$90
654GB free
Firmware: MX6OABB0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
81.8% Excellent
Read 158
Write 128
Mixed 132
105% 139 MB/s
4K Read 0.41
4K Write 1.36
4K Mixed 0.14
58% 0.63 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 81.8%
Great: 110%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$44
395GB free
Firmware: CC45 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
82.5% Excellent
Read 160
Write 127
Mixed 165
114% 151 MB/s
4K Read 0.58
4K Write 1.58
4K Mixed 0.19
75% 0.79 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 82.5%
Great: 112%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Savage DDR3 2400 C11 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
78.6% Very good
MC Read 28.1
MC Write 28.9
MC Mixed 24.6
78% 27.2 GB/s
SC Read 20.6
SC Write 26.4
SC Mixed 24.7
68% 23.9 GB/s
Latency 50.7
79% 50.7 ns
Poor: 39%
This bench: 78.6%
Great: 88%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z97-HD3 Builds (Compare 3,543 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 48%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z97-HD3 - $102

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 90% - Outstanding Total price: $664
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