Gigabyte GA-B250M-DS3H

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 59%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 33%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (64th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 36 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 61.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics69.2% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive68.4% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (19%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemGigabyte B250M-DS3H
MotherboardGigabyte GA-B250M-DS3H  (all builds)
Memory6.2 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170221
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateMar 21 '17 at 03:32
Run Duration85 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 19%

 PC Performing above expectations (64th 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 Pentium G4560-$69
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
61.7% Good
SC Int 107
SC Float 112
SC Mixed 103
86% 107 Pts
QC Int 276
QC Float 283
QC Mixed 294
64% 284 Pts
MC Int 250
MC Float 311
MC Mixed 274
42% 278 Pts
Poor: 49%
This bench: 61.7%
Great: 64%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 480-$227
MaxC: 1335 MHz, MaxM: 2050 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 17.3.2
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
69.2% Good
Lighting 185
Reflection 175
Parallax 268
66% 210 fps
MRender 147
Gravity 177
Splatting 130
74% 151 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 69.2%
Great: 76%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
PNY CS1311 240GB-$87
88GB free
Firmware: CS131122 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
68.4% Good
Read 502
Write 344
Mixed 353
89% 400 MB/s
4K Read 29.1
4K Write 67.5
4K Mixed 8.5
91% 35 MB/s
DQ Read 26.3
DQ Write 53.8
DQ Mixed 8.86
16% 29.6 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 68.4%
Great: 83%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2400 C14 2x4GB-$73
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
76.8% Very good
MC Read 26.2
MC Write 31.4
MC Mixed 23.1
77% 26.9 GB/s
SC Read 17.7
SC Write 31.2
SC Mixed 22.8
68% 23.9 GB/s
Latency 62.8
64% 62.8 ns
Poor: 43%
This bench: 76.8%
Great: 84%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-B250M-DS3H-CF Builds (Compare 839 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 42%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-B250M-DS3H - $60

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 86% - Excellent Total price: $651
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