Gigabyte GA-H97-Gaming 3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 51%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (83rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 17 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 81.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics75.6% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive89.2% 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 VersionAlthough Windows 10 is not the most recent version of Windows, it remains a great option.
Run History
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MotherboardGigabyte GA-H97-Gaming 3  (all builds)
Memory14.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 1360 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150803
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 10 '23 at 00:52
Run Duration138 Seconds
Run User ARG-User
Background CPU3%
Watch Gameplay: 1660S + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-4790-$185
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
81.3% Excellent
Memory 91
1-Core 102
2-Core 202
76% 132 Pts
4-Core 394
8-Core 523
58% 458 Pts
64-Core 521
32% 521 Pts
Poor: 58%
This bench: 81.3%
Great: 80%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super)-$240
CLim: 2280 MHz, MLim: 4096 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 472.12
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
75.6% Very good
Lighting 92.3
Reflection 96.8
Parallax 88.5
75% 92.5 fps
MRender 126
Gravity 85.1
Splatting 77.6
76% 96.1 fps
Poor: 65%
This bench: 75.6%
Great: 76%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow V300 120GB-$40
97GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 603ABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 142 132 131 127 122 131 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
89.2% Excellent
Read 358
Write 205
Mixed 257
SusWrite 131
53% 238 MB/s
4K Read 39.9
4K Write 117
4K Mixed 48.6
185% 68.6 MB/s
DQ Read 248
DQ Write 213
DQ Mixed 194
155% 218 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 89.2%
Great: 73%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$30
899GB free
Firmware: 02.01A02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 183 181 180 181 182 182 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
108% Outstanding
Read 196
Write 188
Mixed 118
SusWrite 182
126% 171 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 3.1
4K Mixed 1.3
252% 1.87 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 108%
Great: 109%
Samsung HM250HI 250GB-$50
82GB free
Firmware: 2AC101C4
SusWrite @10s intervals: 43 42 41 40 41 42 MB/s
Performing below expectations (40th percentile)
30.6% Below average
Read 64.8
Write 30.6
Mixed 41.2
SusWrite 41.4
33% 44.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.5
105% 0.8 MB/s
Poor: 12%
This bench: 30.6%
Great: 47%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston KHX1866C10D3/8G 9905403-400.A00LF 9905403-400.A00LF 16GB
1600, 1600, 1600 MHz
8192, 4096, 4096 MB
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
57.3% Above average
MC Read 20.9
MC Write 21.2
MC Mixed 16.3
56% 19.5 GB/s
SC Read 16.5
SC Write 20
SC Mixed 19.6
53% 18.7 GB/s
Latency 65.8
61% 65.8 ns
Poor: 35%
This bench: 57.3%
Great: 61%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 0: 0R 0G 0B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
0% 0% 0 72 60 144 27" 1280 720 GSM5B71 27GL650F
Typical GA-H97-Gaming 3 Builds (Compare 488 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 39%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 77%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 33%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-H97-Gaming 3 - $132

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 47% - Average Total price: $697
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