Gigabyte GA-Z77-DS3H

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 36%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 55%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 37%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (17th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 83 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 59.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics35% 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 Drive64.9% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (48%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z77-DS3H  (all builds)
Memory3.3 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit kleuren
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20120919
Uptime1.3 Days
Run DateApr 13 '18 at 21:01
Run Duration249 Seconds
Run User BEL-User
Background CPU 48%

 PC Performing way below expectations (17th 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 i7-3770K-$488
Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-3770K CPU @ 3.50GHz, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
59.7% Above average
SC Int 90.5
SC Float 86.8
SC Mixed 85.9
70% 87.7 Pts
QC Int 254
QC Float 278
QC Mixed 289
62% 274 Pts
MC Int 431
MC Float 428
MC Mixed 441
65% 433 Pts
Poor: 61%
This bench: 59.7%
Great: 88%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$195
CLim: 1443 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
35% Below average
Lighting 86.8
Reflection 102
Parallax 106
29% 98.3 fps
MRender 91.6
Gravity 105
Splatting 79.8
40% 92.2 fps
Poor: 54%
This bench: 35%
Great: 72%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Evo 120GB-$138
11GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXT0BB0Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
64.9% Good
Read 413
Write 268
Mixed 163
62% 281 MB/s
4K Read 34.6
4K Write 50.2
4K Mixed 16.9
101% 33.9 MB/s
DQ Read 36.6
DQ Write 83.7
DQ Mixed 16.6
25% 45.6 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 64.9%
Great: 109%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
194GB free
Firmware: CC25 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
68.9% Good
Read 112
Write 128
Mixed 79.9
79% 107 MB/s
4K Read 0.35
4K Write 1.44
4K Mixed 0.2
63% 0.66 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 68.9%
Great: 115%
4GB free, PID null
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
5.38% Terrible
Read 19.9
Write 6.59
Mixed 4.26
10% 10.2 MB/s
4K Read 4
4K Write 0.04
4K Mixed 0.03
17% 1.36 MB/s
Poor: 4%
This bench: 5.38%
Great: 9%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws DDR3 1600 C9 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
44.8% Average
MC Read 16.7
MC Write 15.3
MC Mixed 14
44% 15.3 GB/s
SC Read 10.7
SC Write 12.6
SC Mixed 13.6
35% 12.3 GB/s
Latency 67.5
59% 67.5 ns
Poor: 30%
This bench: 44.8%
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-Z77-DS3H Builds (Compare 3,225 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 66%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 41%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z77-DS3H - $160

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 94% - Outstanding Total price: $682
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