Gigabyte GA-Z97-D3H-CF

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 62%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (63rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 37 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: 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 88.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics101% 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 Drive49.8% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (15%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
20 months ago, 20 months ago.
SystemGigabyte Z97-D3H
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z97-D3H-CF  (all builds)
Memory12.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, , 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140425
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 16 '18 at 15:47
Run Duration185 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU 15%

 PC Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-4690K-$189
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
88.4% Excellent
Memory 93.2
1-Core 130
2-Core 249
91% 158 Pts
4-Core 480
8-Core 495
66% 488 Pts
64-Core 400
27% 400 Pts
Poor: 62%
This bench: 88.4%
Great: 92%
Graphics Cards Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce GT 640
Gigabyte(1458 353E) 2GB
CLim: 941 MHz, MLim: 450 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 399.7
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
8.11% Terrible
Lighting 23.9
Reflection 20.9
Parallax 30.4
6% 25.1 fps
MRender 17.5
Gravity 31.2
Splatting 25
8% 24.6 fps
Poor: 6%
This bench: 8.11%
Great: 9%
Nvidia GTX 1080-$540
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 399.7
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
101% Outstanding
Lighting 426
Reflection 389
Parallax 453
112% 423 fps
MRender 234
Gravity 377
Splatting 230
101% 281 fps
Poor: 86%
This bench: 101%
Great: 114%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston A400 120GB-$28
60GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFK71E0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 171 17 81 53 48 4.4 MB/s
Performing below potential (27th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
49.8% Average
Read 284
Write 102
Mixed 118
SusWrite 62.5
31% 142 MB/s
4K Read 21.2
4K Write 63.5
4K Mixed 20.1
92% 34.9 MB/s
DQ Read 111
DQ Write 213
DQ Mixed 138
112% 154 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 49.8%
Great: 77%
Hitachi HCS5C1010DLE630 1TB
184GB free
Firmware: MU2OA5R0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 106 81 82 74 89 110 MB/s
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
51.1% Above average
Read 87.8
Write 64
Mixed 16
SusWrite 90.4
47% 64.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 0.4
4K Mixed 0.1
39% 0.33 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 51.1%
Great: 83%
Seagate ST31000322CS 1TB-$250
924GB free
Firmware: SC13
SusWrite @10s intervals: 104 107 105 107 108 108 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
63.9% Good
Read 116
Write 110
Mixed 57.7
SusWrite 107
72% 97.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.8
144% 1 MB/s
Poor: 21%
This bench: 63.9%
Great: 62%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 500GB-$17
247GB free
Firmware: KC45
SusWrite @10s intervals: 117 117 117 115 118 118 MB/s
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
64.5% Good
Read 108
Write 111
Mixed 62.2
SusWrite 117
73% 99.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.7
129% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 28%
This bench: 64.5%
Great: 79%
BUFFALO HD-PCTU3 1TB
749GB free, PID 01de
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 95 98 98 98 97 98 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
42.6% Average
Read 96
Write 78.3
Mixed 52
SusWrite 97.4
107% 80.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 0.7
107% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 12%
This bench: 42.6%
Great: 43%
WD My Passport 259D 4TB
1TB free, PID 259d
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 62 56 58 57 58 58 MB/s
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
27.2% Poor
Read 76.3
Write 59.8
Mixed 56.8
SusWrite 58.2
83% 62.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.1
43% 0.57 MB/s
Poor: 12%
This bench: 27.2%
Great: 41%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston 99U5471-053.A00LF 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
61.4% Good
MC Read 21.3
MC Write 22.8
MC Mixed 18.2
59% 20.8 GB/s
SC Read 17.8
SC Write 23.5
SC Mixed 19.9
58% 20.4 GB/s
Latency 61.6
65% 61.6 ns
Poor: 34%
This bench: 61.4%
Great: 61%
Take a copy of your results

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z97-D3H-CF Builds (Compare 4,574 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 53%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 62%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z97-D3H-CF

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 50% - Average Total price: $818
The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i5-9400F $165Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super) $230Crucial MX500 250GB $49
Intel Core i5-9600K $196Nvidia GTX 1650S (Super) $160Samsung 850 Evo 120GB $78
Intel Core i7-9700K $365Nvidia RTX 2070S (Super) $500Samsung 850 Pro 512GB $240
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $43Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $80SanDisk Extreme 64GB $72
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $40Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $75SanDisk Extreme 32GB $46
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $85G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $681SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $16
Today's hottest deals
About  •  User Guide  •  FAQs  •  Email  •  Privacy  •  Developer Feedback