Gigabyte GA-B250M-DS3H

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 24%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 42%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (60th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 40 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 85.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics15.6% 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 Drive95.4% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum 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 (17%). 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)
Memory6.4 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1680 x 1050 - 32 Bit kolorów
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170407
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJun 19 '17 at 14:00
Run Duration114 Seconds
Run User POL-User
Background CPU 17%

 PC Performing as expected (60th 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 i5-7500-$186
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
85.2% Excellent
SC Int 110
SC Float 108
SC Mixed 114
89% 111 Pts
QC Int 429
QC Float 467
QC Mixed 448
102% 448 Pts
MC Int 429
MC Float 461
MC Mixed 448
67% 446 Pts
Poor: 68%
This bench: 85.2%
Great: 86%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 460-$203
MSI(1462 2322) 1GB
MaxC: 725 MHz, MaxM: 900 MHz, Ram: 1GB, Driver: 382.5
Performing below potential (81st percentile) - Disable monitor sync before benchmarking (45 fps cap detected)
15.6% Very poor
Lighting 46
Reflection 47.1
Parallax 44.1
14% 45.7 fps
MRender 45.8
Gravity 47.2
Splatting 41.7
23% 44.9 fps
Poor: 13%
This bench: 15.6%
Great: 18%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Pro 512GB-$354
452GB free
Firmware: DXM06B0Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
95.4% Outstanding
Read 506
Write 474
Mixed 500
110% 493 MB/s
4K Read 23.3
4K Write 87.1
4K Mixed 19.1
106% 43.2 MB/s
DQ Read 351
DQ Write 330
DQ Mixed 76
130% 252 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 95.4%
Great: 107%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$70
1TB free
Firmware: CC45 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
78.6% Very good
Read 133
Write 139
Mixed 99.9
92% 124 MB/s
4K Read 0.88
4K Write 7.53
4K Mixed 0.6
243% 3 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 78.6%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown GY2400D464L15S/8G 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
42.1% Average
MC Read 15.7
MC Write 14.4
MC Mixed 11.5
40% 13.9 GB/s
SC Read 12.9
SC Write 13.5
SC Mixed 12.3
37% 12.9 GB/s
Latency 63.3
63% 63.3 ns
Poor: 40%
This bench: 42.1%
Great: 46%
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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 1,114 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 66%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-B250M-DS3H - $70

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 86% - Excellent Total price: $685
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