Gigabyte GA-Z87-HD3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 88%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 65%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 52%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (33rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 67 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. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 64.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics103% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive66.3% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z87-HD3  (all builds)
Memory12.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130803
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 12 '17 at 09:25
Run Duration144 Seconds
Run User NZL-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing below expectations (33rd 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-$490
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
64.9% Good
SC Int 101
SC Float 94
SC Mixed 98.2
78% 97.8 Pts
QC Int 285
QC Float 302
QC Mixed 300
67% 296 Pts
MC Int 502
MC Float 541
MC Mixed 539
79% 528 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 64.9%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$410
CLim: 2012 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 387.78
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
103% Outstanding
Lighting 336
Reflection 288
Parallax 339
104% 321 fps
MRender 199
Gravity 292
Splatting 228
103% 240 fps
Poor: 77%
This bench: 103%
Great: 110%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 120GB-$79
30GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
66.3% Good
Read 486
Write 380
Mixed 390
93% 419 MB/s
4K Read 22.6
4K Write 26.3
4K Mixed 10.4
62% 19.8 MB/s
DQ Read 21.2
DQ Write 236
DQ Mixed 10.4
43% 89.2 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 66.3%
Great: 114%
WD Green 2TB (2012)-$79
1.5TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
67.6% Good
Read 120
Write 116
Mixed 109
86% 115 MB/s
4K Read 0.66
4K Write 1.99
4K Mixed 0.31
99% 0.99 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 67.6%
Great: 84%
WD Green 2TB (2012)-$79
254GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (20th percentile)
56.1% Above average
Read 101
Write 94.3
Mixed 98.7
74% 97.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.87
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 0.28
113% 1.22 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 56.1%
Great: 84%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston KHX1600C10D3/8G KHX1600C10D3/8GX 16GB
1333, 1333 MHz
8192, 8192 MB
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
47.5% Average
MC Read 16.3
MC Write 17.9
MC Mixed 15.2
47% 16.5 GB/s
SC Read 11.1
SC Write 15.3
SC Mixed 13.7
38% 13.4 GB/s
Latency 74.2
54% 74.2 ns
Poor: 26%
This bench: 47.5%
Great: 62%
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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 1,717 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 39%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 60%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 37%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z87-HD3

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 64% - Good Total price: $602
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