Gigabyte GA-Z97P-D3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 33%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 27%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (76th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 24 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 82.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics32.8% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 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 Drive116% 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 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.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z97P-D3  (all builds)
Memory9.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs,
OSWindows 8.1
BIOS Date20150918
Uptime0.4 Days
Run DateMay 18 '21 at 01:55
Run Duration129 Seconds
Run User DZA-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing above expectations (76th 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-$155
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
82.3% Excellent
Memory 94.9
1-Core 114
2-Core 228
85% 146 Pts
4-Core 402
8-Core 413
56% 408 Pts
64-Core 407
27% 407 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 82.3%
Great: 91%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 960-$198
Gainward(10B0 1401) 2GB
CLim: 1468 MHz, MLim: 1800 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 466.27
Performing below potential (49th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
32.8% Below average
Lighting 41.5
Reflection 62
Parallax 39.5
34% 47.7 fps
MRender 37.3
Gravity 40
Splatting 34.8
32% 37.4 fps
Poor: 31%
This bench: 32.8%
Great: 36%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Transcend TS256GSSD230S 256GB
86GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Q0926B
SusWrite @10s intervals: 419 430 461 460 460 457 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
116% Outstanding
Read 502
Write 475
Mixed 427
SusWrite 448
104% 463 MB/s
4K Read 32.8
4K Write 117
4K Mixed 49.9
176% 66.6 MB/s
DQ Read 298
DQ Write 350
DQ Mixed 268
218% 305 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 116%
Great: 116%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$35
112GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 165 168 171 173 173 173 MB/s
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
97.2% Outstanding
Read 168
Write 152
Mixed 73.3
SusWrite 171
103% 141 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 1.3
247% 1.7 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 97.2%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown DDR3 1866 2OZ 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1866 MHz
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
70% Good
MC Read 24.8
MC Write 25.8
MC Mixed 23.2
70% 24.6 GB/s
SC Read 17.5
SC Write 21.3
SC Mixed 20
56% 19.6 GB/s
Latency 57.2
70% 57.2 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 70%
Great: 69%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z97P-D3 Builds (Compare 4,827 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 43%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 34%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z97P-D3

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 46% - Average Total price: $595
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