Gigabyte GA-H170M-DS3H-CF

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 60%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 46%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (58th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 42 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 77.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics60.7% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive76.4% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait 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 (25%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemGigabyte H170M-DS3H
MotherboardGigabyte GA-H170M-DS3H-CF  (all builds)
Memory13.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170307
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 19 '17 at 11:51
Run Duration136 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 25%

 PC Performing as expected (58th 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 i5-6500-$195
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
77.1% Very good
SC Int 94.6
SC Float 106
SC Mixed 102
80% 101 Pts
QC Int 388
QC Float 421
QC Mixed 408
92% 406 Pts
MC Int 391
MC Float 424
MC Mixed 403
61% 406 Pts
Poor: 57%
This bench: 77.1%
Great: 80%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 480-$265
CLim: 1266 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 17.1.1
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
60.7% Good
Lighting 169
Reflection 168
Parallax 234
60% 190 fps
MRender 139
Gravity 166
Splatting 125
62% 143 fps
Poor: 54%
This bench: 60.7%
Great: 71%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk SSD Plus 240GB-$75
64GB free
Firmware: Z32080RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
76.4% Very good
Read 487
Write 411
Mixed 451
100% 449 MB/s
4K Read 25.2
4K Write 90.5
4K Mixed 5.12
93% 40.3 MB/s
DQ Read 25.3
DQ Write 264
DQ Mixed 4.88
45% 98.2 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 76.4%
Great: 83%
WD Green 1.5TB (2010)-$95
1TB free
Firmware: 50.0AB50 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
60.4% Good
Read 114
Write 96.6
Mixed 85.2
74% 98.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.47
4K Write 1.42
4K Mixed 0.15
62% 0.68 MB/s
Poor: 29%
This bench: 60.4%
Great: 64%
WD Black 1TB (2013)-$70
712GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
86.8% Excellent
Read 160
Write 143
Mixed 149
113% 150 MB/s
4K Read 0.66
4K Write 2.12
4K Mixed 0.2
89% 0.99 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 86.8%
Great: 105%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2400 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (27th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
71.8% Very good
MC Read 26.6
MC Write 28.5
MC Mixed 21.4
73% 25.5 GB/s
SC Read 15.7
SC Write 27.2
SC Mixed 21.1
61% 21.3 GB/s
Latency 71.5
56% 71.5 ns
Poor: 44%
This bench: 71.8%
Great: 89%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-H170M-DS3H-CF Builds (Compare 354 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-H170M-DS3H-CF

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 68% - Good Total price: $767
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