Gigabyte GA-Z97-HD3

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 57%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 46%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 37%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (21st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 79 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. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 55.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics70.9% 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.
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.
High background CPU (21%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z97-HD3  (all builds)
Memory10.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit kolorów
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150731
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJun 10 '19 at 12:28
Run Duration113 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 21%

 PC Performing below expectations (21st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-4770-$305
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
55.1% Above average
1-Core 93.8
2-Core 169
63% 131 Pts
4-Core 308
8-Core 461
49% 385 Pts
64-Core 500
34% 500 Pts
Poor: 50%
This bench: 55.1%
Great: 74%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 580-$176
CLim: 1340 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 19.6.1
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
70.9% Very good
Lighting 203
Reflection 172
Parallax 300
74% 225 fps
MRender 140
Gravity 208
Splatting 125
69% 157 fps
Poor: 58%
This bench: 70.9%
Great: 77%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Toshiba HDWD105 500GB-$40
157GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MS1OA8J0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 70 77 57 38 56 60 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
42.7% Average
Read 88.8
Write 94.7
Mixed 22.3
SusWrite 59.7
48% 66.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.7
132% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 42.7%
Great: 105%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown GY1600D364L10/8G 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
41% Average
MC Read 14
MC Write 15.8
MC Mixed 12.9
41% 14.2 GB/s
SC Read 9.7
SC Write 13.3
SC Mixed 11.3
33% 11.4 GB/s
Latency 84.9
47% 84.9 ns
Poor: 28%
This bench: 41%
Great: 66%
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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-Z97-HD3 Builds (Compare 5,960 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 42%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z97-HD3 - $102

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 45% - Average Total price: $837
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