Gigabyte GA-Z97P-D3

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 64%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 59%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (58th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 42 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 83.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics68.1% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load 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
9 months ago, 5 months ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z97P-D3  (all builds)
Memory13.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit väriä
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140530
Uptime4 Days
Run DateMay 17 '18 at 13:35
Run Duration84 Seconds
Run User FIN-User
Background CPU6%

 PC Performing as expected (58th 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 Xeon E3-1231 v3-$335
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
83.7% Excellent
SC Int 107
SC Float 111
SC Mixed 111
88% 110 Pts
QC Int 419
QC Float 425
QC Mixed 428
96% 424 Pts
MC Int 534
MC Float 573
MC Mixed 560
83% 556 Pts
Poor: 55%
This bench: 83.7%
Great: 80%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 290X-$549
Asus(1043 046A) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1000 MHz, MLim: 1250 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 18.2.1
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
68.1% Good
Lighting 208
Reflection 153
Parallax 268
71% 210 fps
MRender 123
Gravity 175
Splatting 172
66% 157 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 68.1%
Great: 74%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$40
158GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
70.2% Very good
Read 132
Write 112
Mixed 127
94% 124 MB/s
4K Read 0.75
4K Write 2.23
4K Mixed 0.29
105% 1.09 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 70.2%
Great: 106%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston KHX1600C10D3/4G KHX1600C10D3/8G KHX1600C10D3/4G KHX1600C10D3/8G 16GB
1600, 1600, 1600, 1600 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
60.5% Good
MC Read 21.7
MC Write 21.9
MC Mixed 18.4
59% 20.7 GB/s
SC Read 16.2
SC Write 20.2
SC Mixed 20.8
54% 19.1 GB/s
Latency 62.2
64% 62.2 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 60.5%
Great: 63%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z97P-D3 Builds (Compare 4,138 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z97P-D3

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 91% - Outstanding Total price: $562
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