Gigabyte GA-Z87-HD3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 73%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (49th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 51 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 79.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics77.8% 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 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 8.1 is the second most recent version of Windows but it's worth upgrading to Windows 10 which has had several improvements made to the user interface including a better homescreen.
Run History
19 months ago, 4 months ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z87-HD3  (all builds)
Memory10.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
DisplayЦвета: 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit,
OSWindows 8.1
BIOS Date20130803
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJul 19 '17 at 19:05
Run Duration242 Seconds
Run User RUS-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing as expected (49th 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 i7-4770K-$450
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
79.2% Very good
SC Int 115
SC Float 114
SC Mixed 113
91% 114 Pts
QC Int 394
QC Float 390
QC Mixed 385
88% 389 Pts
MC Int 571
MC Float 606
MC Mixed 594
88% 590 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 79.2%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980-$500
CLim: 1455 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 378.49
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
77.8% Very good
Lighting 249
Reflection 216
Parallax 239
76% 235 fps
MRender 166
Gravity 223
Splatting 161
79% 183 fps
Poor: 60%
This bench: 77.8%
Great: 88%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow V300 60GB-$55
16GB free
Firmware: 603ABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
35.9% Below average
Read 172
Write 55.8
Mixed 80.3
22% 103 MB/s
4K Read 25.3
4K Write 48.2
4K Mixed 12
79% 28.5 MB/s
DQ Read 69.7
DQ Write 52.6
DQ Mixed 20.6
26% 47.6 MB/s
Poor: 27%
This bench: 35.9%
Great: 58%
Seagate Constellation CS 1TB
163GB free
Firmware: CN02 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
88.5% Excellent
Read 159
Write 149
Mixed 155
116% 154 MB/s
4K Read 0.56
4K Write 2.04
4K Mixed 0.18
81% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 88.5%
Great: 102%
SanDisk Ultra USB 3.0 16GB-$9
2GB free, PID 5581
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
9.92% Terrible
Read 42.1
Write 8.2
Mixed 11.9
20% 20.7 MB/s
4K Read 7.46
4K Write 0.09
4K Mixed 0.08
33% 2.54 MB/s
Poor: 10%
This bench: 9.92%
Great: 43%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LP DDR3 1600 C9 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
60% Above average
MC Read 20.7
MC Write 21.7
MC Mixed 18.7
58% 20.4 GB/s
SC Read 16.3
SC Write 20.8
SC Mixed 19.1
54% 18.7 GB/s
Latency 58
69% 58 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 60%
Great: 63%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 60%
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Desktop
Desktop 62%
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Workstation
Workstation 39%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z87-HD3

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 74% - Very good Total price: $651
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