Gigabyte GA-Z87-DS3H

Performance Results

Gaming 63%
Desktop 63%
Workstation 50%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (39th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 61 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 74.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics67.1% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive46.4% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (19%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z87-DS3H  (all builds)
Memory11.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140120
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJan 05 '18 at 01:22
Run Duration128 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU 19%

 PC Performing below expectations (39th 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 i7-4790-$308
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.85 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
74.4% Very good
SC Int 108
SC Float 102
SC Mixed 108
85% 106 Pts
QC Int 336
QC Float 346
QC Mixed 357
78% 346 Pts
MC Int 539
MC Float 582
MC Mixed 570
84% 564 Pts
Poor: 64%
This bench: 74.4%
Great: 84%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-3GB-$229
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 388.71
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
67.1% Good
Lighting 204
Reflection 176
Parallax 201
63% 194 fps
MRender 149
Gravity 191
Splatting 153
70% 165 fps
Poor: 59%
This bench: 67.1%
Great: 72%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston HyperX 3K 120GB-$130
6GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 502ABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
46.4% Average
Read 484
Write 99.2
Mixed 175
55% 253 MB/s
4K Read 21.7
4K Write 12.5
4K Mixed 15.6
60% 16.6 MB/s
DQ Read 87.9
DQ Write 38.7
DQ Mixed 48.3
40% 58.3 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 46.4%
Great: 86%
Hitachi Travelstar 5K750 750GB-$52
88GB free
Firmware: JE4OA60B Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
34.8% Below average
Read 54.7
Write 66.7
Mixed 65.3
47% 62.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.28
4K Write 0.91
4K Mixed 0.15
45% 0.45 MB/s
Poor: 24%
This bench: 34.8%
Great: 53%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR3 1600 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
59% Above average
MC Read 20.9
MC Write 21.5
MC Mixed 18.3
58% 20.2 GB/s
SC Read 14.9
SC Write 20.7
SC Mixed 18.7
52% 18.1 GB/s
Latency 63.3
63% 63.3 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 59%
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-Z87-DS3H Builds (Compare 274 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 67%
Battle cruiser
Desktop 74%
Workstation 43%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z87-DS3H

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 96% - Outstanding Total price: $681
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