Gigabyte GA-H61M-DS2

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 36%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 45%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 29%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (34th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 66 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 an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including moderate gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 49.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics41.9% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive38.7% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce 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.
High background CPU (21%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardGigabyte GA-H61M-DS2  (all builds)
Memory5.4 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20110722
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 21 '17 at 05:35
Run Duration122 Seconds
Run User IND-User
Background CPU 21%

 PC Performing below expectations (34th 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 i5-2320-$136
Socket 1155, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
49.6% Average
SC Int 80.8
SC Float 80.8
SC Mixed 80.7
65% 80.8 Pts
QC Int 239
QC Float 218
QC Mixed 231
52% 229 Pts
MC Int 297
MC Float 287
MC Mixed 301
44% 295 Pts
Poor: 46%
This bench: 49.6%
Great: 63%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 960-$200
CLim: 1493 MHz, MLim: 1800 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 376.53
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
41.9% Average
Lighting 139
Reflection 116
Parallax 129
42% 128 fps
MRender 85.3
Gravity 121
Splatting 85.3
42% 97.1 fps
Poor: 37%
This bench: 41.9%
Great: 45%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
PH4-CE120 120GB
93GB free
Firmware: F/W:1.0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below potential (2nd percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port
38.7% Below average
Read 156
Write 186
Mixed 170
38% 171 MB/s
4K Read 23.8
4K Write 40.5
4K Mixed 8.92
69% 24.4 MB/s
DQ Read 26.5
DQ Write 38.9
DQ Mixed 8.82
13% 24.7 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 38.7%
Great: 89%
WD Green 1TB (2011)-$77
113GB free
Firmware: 51.0AB51 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
48% Average
Read 84.1
Write 83.6
Mixed 93.1
66% 86.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.17
4K Write 0.29
4K Mixed 0.07
20% 0.18 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 48%
Great: 70%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
28.5% Poor
MC Read 9.1
MC Write 8.7
MC Mixed 8.4
25% 8.73 GB/s
SC Read 8.4
SC Write 9.4
SC Mixed 8.6
25% 8.8 GB/s
Latency 64.7
62% 64.7 ns
Poor: 21%
This bench: 28.5%
Great: 44%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-H61M-DS2 Builds (Compare 1,203 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 42%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 24%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-H61M-DS2 - $69

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 56% - Above average Total price: $220
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