Gigabyte GA-Z97M-D3H

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 17%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (67th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 33 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 90.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics6.54% is a very low 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive94.2% 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-Z97M-D3H  (all builds)
Memory13.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150918
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 10 '19 at 11:02
Run Duration158 Seconds
Run User PHL-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (67th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-4790K-$348
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
90.5% Outstanding
1-Core 124
2-Core 271
91% 197 Pts
4-Core 531
8-Core 708
81% 620 Pts
64-Core 711
48% 711 Pts
Poor: 64%
This bench: 90.5%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce GT 730
Nvidia(10DE 1287) 2GB
CLim: 901 MHz, MLim: 1252 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 431.36
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
6.54% Terrible
Lighting 26.6
Reflection 20.5
Parallax 29.4
7% 25.5 fps
MRender 23.1
Gravity 22
Splatting 16.5
7% 20.5 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 6.54%
Great: 7%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel 535 Series 240GB-$199
170GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RG21
SusWrite @10s intervals: 165 230 189 231 219 202 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
94.2% Outstanding
Read 428
Write 195
Mixed 274
SusWrite 206
61% 276 MB/s
4K Read 36.9
4K Write 104
4K Mixed 47.2
172% 62.7 MB/s
DQ Read 296
DQ Write 225
DQ Mixed 163
148% 228 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 94.2%
Great: 95%
WD Black 1TB (2013)-$69
832GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 144 182 165 186 185 186 MB/s
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
79.4% Very good
Read 102
Write 102
Mixed 80.3
SusWrite 174
84% 115 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 1.1
202% 1.43 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 79.4%
Great: 106%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR3 1866 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1866 MHz
Performing below potential (12th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
39.1% Below average
MC Read 12.8
MC Write 12.7
MC Mixed 10.9
35% 12.1 GB/s
SC Read 12.7
SC Write 13.9
SC Mixed 12.6
37% 13.1 GB/s
Latency 54.7
73% 54.7 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 39.1%
Great: 73%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z97M-D3H Builds (Compare 1,958 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 53%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 52%
Yacht

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z97M-D3H - $126

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 48% - Average Total price: $943
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