Gigabyte GA-Z87-DS3H

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 35%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (67th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 33 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 74.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics28.9% 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 Drive107% 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.
High background CPU (21%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z87-DS3H  (all builds)
Memory13.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140812
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 15 '18 at 12:30
Run Duration164 Seconds
Run User BIH-User
Background CPU 21%

 PC Performing above expectations (67th 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 i7-4770-$305
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
74.7% Very good
SC Int 109
SC Float 107
SC Mixed 107
86% 108 Pts
QC Int 361
QC Float 373
QC Mixed 361
83% 365 Pts
MC Int 534
MC Float 568
MC Mixed 563
83% 555 Pts
Poor: 59%
This bench: 74.7%
Great: 83%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 660-$170
Gigabyte(1458 354E) 2GB
CLim: 1254 MHz, MLim: 1502 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 390.65
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
28.9% Poor
Lighting 74.9
Reflection 62.1
Parallax 100
26% 79.1 fps
MRender 69.9
Gravity 86.9
Splatting 57.7
31% 71.5 fps
Poor: 26%
This bench: 28.9%
Great: 31%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$98
431GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT03B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
107% Outstanding
Read 508
Write 408
Mixed 415
99% 444 MB/s
4K Read 42.8
4K Write 86.5
4K Mixed 40.8
163% 56.7 MB/s
DQ Read 302
DQ Write 266
DQ Mixed 33.2
94% 201 MB/s
Poor: 81%
This bench: 107%
Great: 134%
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016)-$85
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC26 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
98.6% Outstanding
Read 186
Write 158
Mixed 160
126% 168 MB/s
4K Read 0.73
4K Write 1.58
4K Mixed 0.17
78% 0.82 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 98.6%
Great: 116%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$45
931GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
105% Outstanding
Read 175
Write 189
Mixed 160
131% 175 MB/s
4K Read 1.21
4K Write 3.06
4K Mixed 0.33
144% 1.53 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 105%
Great: 108%
SanDisk Extreme USB 3.0 64GB-$72
47GB free, PID 5580
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
108% Outstanding
Read 251
Write 187
Mixed 147
234% 195 MB/s
4K Read 10.2
4K Write 9.26
4K Mixed 4.2
496% 7.88 MB/s
DQ Read 10.6
DQ Write 9.63
DQ Mixed 4.32
514% 8.18 MB/s
Poor: 23%
This bench: 108%
Great: 111%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 1866 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1866 MHz
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
67.9% Good
MC Read 24.1
MC Write 25.4
MC Mixed 21.9
68% 23.8 GB/s
SC Read 17
SC Write 20.2
SC Mixed 20.4
55% 19.2 GB/s
Latency 58.5
68% 58.5 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 67.9%
Great: 73%
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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 322 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 67%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z87-DS3H

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 109% - Outstanding Total price: $558
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HDDRAMUSB
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WD Blue 1TB (2012) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $130SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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