Gigabyte GA-Z87-HD3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (52nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 48 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 71.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics65% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive113% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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 7 is still a viable option, it's now 7 years and 11 months old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
Very high background CPU (37%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z87-HD3  (all builds)
Memory10.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs,
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20130803
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 11 '17 at 20:25
Run Duration109 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU 37%

 PC Performing as expected (52nd 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 i5-4670K-$250
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz
Performing below expectations (20th percentile)
71.2% Very good
SC Int 106
SC Float 106
SC Mixed 105
84% 106 Pts
QC Int 338
QC Float 362
QC Mixed 355
80% 352 Pts
MC Int 392
MC Float 405
MC Mixed 396
60% 398 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 71.2%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 290-$399
AMD(1002 0B00) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 947 MHz, MLim: 1250 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 16.7.3
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
65% Good
Lighting 186
Reflection 145
Parallax 243
63% 191 fps
MRender 117
Gravity 151
Splatting 163
65% 144 fps
Poor: 55%
This bench: 65%
Great: 73%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 120GB-$100
6GB free
Firmware: EMT0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
113% Outstanding
Read 505
Write 402
Mixed 407
97% 438 MB/s
4K Read 42.6
4K Write 120
4K Mixed 42
182% 68.2 MB/s
DQ Read 355
DQ Write 267
DQ Mixed 113
138% 245 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 113%
Great: 113%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$46
110GB free
Firmware: CC49 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
83.2% Excellent
Read 148
Write 142
Mixed 131
106% 140 MB/s
4K Read 0.46
4K Write 1.73
4K Mixed 0.29
83% 0.82 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 83.2%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLT8G3D1608DT1TX0. 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
60.1% Good
MC Read 21.9
MC Write 22.6
MC Mixed 19.8
61% 21.4 GB/s
SC Read 12.3
SC Write 17.3
SC Mixed 15.1
42% 14.9 GB/s
Latency 63.2
63% 63.2 ns
Poor: 29%
This bench: 60.1%
Great: 81%
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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-HD3 Builds (Compare 1,555 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 15%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 63%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 36%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z87-HD3

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 64% - Good Total price: $443
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