Gigabyte GA-H97M-D3H

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 42%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 47%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (64th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 36 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 75.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics38.5% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive87.8% 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
2 months ago, 2 months ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-H97M-D3H  (all builds)
Memory13.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150803
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 09 '19 at 21:03
Run Duration147 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU10%

 PC Performing above expectations (64th 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 i5-4590-$165
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
75.6% Very good
SC Int 104
SC Float 106
SC Mixed 104
84% 105 Pts
QC Int 398
QC Float 394
QC Mixed 392
90% 394 Pts
MC Int 403
MC Float 400
MC Mixed 395
60% 399 Pts
Poor: 54%
This bench: 75.6%
Great: 79%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 380X-$246
CLim: 1040 MHz, MLim: 1500 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 19.1.2
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
38.5% Below average
Lighting 0.1
Reflection 137
Parallax 199
22% 112 fps
MRender 109
Gravity 150
Splatting 87.4
50% 115 fps
Poor: 41%
This bench: 38.5%
Great: 53%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk Ultra II 120GB-$206
40GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X31200RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 158 134 131 131 134 131 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
87.8% Excellent
Read 493
Write 266
Mixed 206
SusWrite 137
61% 275 MB/s
4K Read 30.1
4K Write 106
4K Mixed 40.8
154% 58.9 MB/s
DQ Read 315
DQ Write 247
DQ Mixed 228
185% 263 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 87.8%
Great: 93%
Samsung 750 EVO 250GB-$130
39GB free
Firmware: MAT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 268 195 137 69 63 65 MB/s
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
108% Outstanding
Read 502
Write 477
Mixed 373
SusWrite 133
83% 371 MB/s
4K Read 44.3
4K Write 116
4K Mixed 60.1
205% 73.3 MB/s
DQ Read 379
DQ Write 346
DQ Mixed 336
260% 354 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 108%
Great: 117%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$40
600GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 151 151 148 151 150 150 MB/s
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
88.2% Excellent
Read 157
Write 145
Mixed 95.3
SusWrite 150
101% 137 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 1.1
225% 1.63 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 88.2%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS8G3D1609DS1S00. 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
62.1% Good
MC Read 22
MC Write 22.7
MC Mixed 19.6
61% 21.4 GB/s
SC Read 16.2
SC Write 19.2
SC Mixed 19.7
52% 18.4 GB/s
Latency 59.1
68% 59.1 ns
Poor: 34%
This bench: 62.1%
Great: 64%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-H97M-D3H Builds (Compare 3,786 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 62%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 41%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-H97M-D3H - $84

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 74% - Very good Total price: $695
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HDDRAMUSB
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