Gigabyte GA-Z97-HD3

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 15%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (82nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 18 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 80.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics5.49% is a very low 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive97.6% 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.
Memory12GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 12GB 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.
Very high background CPU (37%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
4 months ago, 4 months ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z97-HD3  (all builds)
Memory10.2 GB free of 12 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150731
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 12 '18 at 18:05
Run Duration128 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU 37%

 PC Performing above expectations (82nd 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 i5-4690-$255
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
80.4% Excellent
SC Int 114
SC Float 96.9
SC Mixed 116
87% 109 Pts
QC Int 446
QC Float 431
QC Mixed 408
97% 428 Pts
MC Int 438
MC Float 440
MC Mixed 431
65% 436 Pts
Poor: 54%
This bench: 80.4%
Great: 83%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 4600 (Desktop 1.25 GHz)-$15
Gigabyte(1458 D000) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 20.19.15.4835
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
5.49% Terrible
Lighting 11.9
Reflection 17.5
Parallax 21.6
5% 17 fps
MRender 19.9
Gravity 7.4
Splatting 18.6
6% 15.3 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 5.49%
Great: 6%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston A400 120GB-$28
94GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R0105A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 335 394 413 410 411 420 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
97.6% Outstanding
Read 469
Write 402
Mixed 384
SusWrite 397
93% 413 MB/s
4K Read 29.7
4K Write 131
4K Mixed 26.2
148% 62.2 MB/s
DQ Read 183
DQ Write 320
DQ Mixed 45.7
93% 183 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 97.6%
Great: 75%
Innostor Innostor 16GB
9GB free, PID 0917
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 20 20 21 21 21 21 MB/s
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
20.9% Poor
Read 105
Write 20.7
Mixed 29.8
SusWrite 20.7
46% 44 MB/s
4K Read 5.3
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0.1
23% 1.8 MB/s
Poor: 8%
This bench: 20.9%
Great: 25%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston KHX1600C9D3/4GX KHX1600C10D3/4G KHX1600C9D3/4GX 12GB
1600, 1600, 1600 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
56.8% Above average
MC Read 20.4
MC Write 21.3
MC Mixed 16.9
56% 19.5 GB/s
SC Read 15.5
SC Write 19.3
SC Mixed 16.6
49% 17.1 GB/s
Latency 64.9
62% 64.9 ns
Poor: 35%
This bench: 56.8%
Great: 58%
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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 3,799 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 62%
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Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 48%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z97-HD3 - $102

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $734
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