Gigabyte GA-H270M-DS3H-CF

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming 75%
Desktop 62%
Workstation 48%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (55th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 45 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 88.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics79.8% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load 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.
High background CPU (21%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemGigabyte H270M-DS3H
MotherboardGigabyte GA-H270M-DS3H-CF  (all builds)
Memory13.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1824 x 1026 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161205
Uptime1.2 Days
Run DateMar 21 '17 at 00:21
Run Duration89 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 21%

 PC Performing as expected (55th 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 i5-7600K-$210
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
88.2% Excellent
SC Int 107
SC Float 121
SC Mixed 112
90% 113 Pts
QC Int 462
QC Float 493
QC Mixed 472
108% 476 Pts
MC Int 466
MC Float 506
MC Mixed 484
73% 486 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 88.2%
Great: 112%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980-$500
CLim: 1531 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 378.78
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
79.8% Very good
Lighting 250
Reflection 48.9
Parallax 253
78% 184 fps
MRender 174
Gravity 229
Splatting 161
81% 188 fps
Poor: 56%
This bench: 79.8%
Great: 88%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$45
717GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
93.9% Outstanding
Read 172
Write 155
Mixed 147
119% 158 MB/s
4K Read 0.98
4K Write 2.22
4K Mixed 0.24
108% 1.15 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 93.9%
Great: 106%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS8G4D240FSB.16FBD 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
83% Excellent
MC Read 30.2
MC Write 32.6
MC Mixed 27.6
86% 30.1 GB/s
SC Read 17.1
SC Write 29.8
SC Mixed 23.3
67% 23.4 GB/s
Latency 75
53% 75 ns
Poor: 46%
This bench: 83%
Great: 92%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-H270M-DS3H-CF Builds (Compare 476 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 18%
Desktop 70%
Battle cruiser
Workstation 43%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-H270M-DS3H-CF

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 83% - Excellent Total price: $470
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