Gigabyte GA-B85-HD3-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 70%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 53%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (44th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 56 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 77.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics59.8% 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 Drive72.8% 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.
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-B85-HD3-A  (all builds)
Memory9.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150917
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 14 '17 at 00:16
Run Duration108 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing as expected (44th 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 i7-4790-$308
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
77.3% Very good
SC Int 107
SC Float 108
SC Mixed 104
85% 107 Pts
QC Int 345
QC Float 386
QC Mixed 386
84% 372 Pts
MC Int 545
MC Float 580
MC Mixed 578
85% 568 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 77.3%
Great: 85%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 290-$399
Gigabyte(1458 2290) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 947 MHz, MLim: 1250 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 17.8.2
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
59.8% Above average
Lighting 180
Reflection 141
Parallax 236
62% 185 fps
MRender 113
Gravity 147
Splatting 160
58% 140 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 59.8%
Great: 69%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX300 1TB-$251
305GB free
Firmware: R040 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
72.8% Very good
Read 473
Write 338
Mixed 343
85% 385 MB/s
4K Read 22.1
4K Write 47.2
4K Mixed 23.3
88% 30.9 MB/s
DQ Read 191
DQ Write 85
DQ Mixed 50.9
61% 109 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 72.8%
Great: 88%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$47
268GB free
Firmware: 1A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
72.1% Very good
Read 134
Write 117
Mixed 129
96% 127 MB/s
4K Read 1.19
4K Write 2.38
4K Mixed 0.28
125% 1.28 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 72.1%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL RipjawsX DDR3 1600 C10 2x8GB-$107
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
56.4% Above average
MC Read 20.4
MC Write 20.8
MC Mixed 18
56% 19.7 GB/s
SC Read 12.7
SC Write 19.1
SC Mixed 15.5
45% 15.8 GB/s
Latency 67.8
59% 67.8 ns
Poor: 28%
This bench: 56.4%
Great: 63%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-B85-HD3-A Builds (Compare 136 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 40%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 51%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-B85-HD3-A

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 64% - Good Total price: $445
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