Gigabyte GA-Z97P-D3

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 58%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (63rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 37 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 82.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics65.7% 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.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z97P-D3  (all builds)
Memory4.8 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20141021
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateMay 17 '18 at 18:51
Run Duration82 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (63rd 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 i5-4690K-$255
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
82.4% Excellent
SC Int 111
SC Float 113
SC Mixed 112
90% 112 Pts
QC Int 424
QC Float 425
QC Mixed 431
97% 427 Pts
MC Int 430
MC Float 427
MC Mixed 431
64% 429 Pts
Poor: 62%
This bench: 82.4%
Great: 97%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 390-$304
CLim: 1010 MHz, MLim: 1500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 17.11.1
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
65.7% Good
Lighting 200
Reflection 155
Parallax 260
69% 205 fps
MRender 124
Gravity 160
Splatting 174
64% 153 fps
Poor: 51%
This bench: 65.7%
Great: 71%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$42
395GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CC45 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
93.7% Outstanding
Read 183
Write 144
Mixed 141
117% 156 MB/s
4K Read 0.64
4K Write 1.49
4K Mixed 0.24
81% 0.79 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 93.7%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR3 1866 C10 2x4GB-$35
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1866 MHz
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
67.1% Good
MC Read 24.6
MC Write 24.5
MC Mixed 20.7
66% 23.3 GB/s
SC Read 17.6
SC Write 20.8
SC Mixed 20.6
56% 19.7 GB/s
Latency 56
72% 56 ns
Poor: 30%
This bench: 67.1%
Great: 67%
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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 5,052 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 48%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z97P-D3

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 78% - Very good Total price: $699
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