Gigabyte GA-B250M-DS3H

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 58%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (82nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 18 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 63%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics64.8% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load 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 (14%). 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)
Memory6.3 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1360 x 768 - 32 Bit cores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170707
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 14 '17 at 08:26
Run Duration115 Seconds
Run User BRA-User
Background CPU 14%

 PC Performing above expectations (82nd 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-$72
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
63% Good
SC Int 107
SC Float 112
SC Mixed 109
87% 109 Pts
QC Int 275
QC Float 306
QC Mixed 290
66% 290 Pts
MC Int 273
MC Float 312
MC Mixed 300
44% 295 Pts
Poor: 48%
This bench: 63%
Great: 64%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 570-$220
PowerColor(148C 2379) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1320 MHz, MLim: 1750 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 17.1.1
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
64.8% Good
Lighting 196
Reflection 170
Parallax 245
66% 204 fps
MRender 139
Gravity 180
Splatting 125
64% 148 fps
Poor: 50%
This bench: 64.8%
Great: 65%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$45
904GB free
Firmware: CC43 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
99.2% Outstanding
Read 188
Write 158
Mixed 154
125% 167 MB/s
4K Read 0.93
4K Write 1.22
4K Mixed 0.31
95% 0.82 MB/s
Poor: 73%
This bench: 99.2%
Great: 108%
Hitachi HDS721010KLA330 1TB-$47
311GB free
Firmware: GKAOA9DA Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
45.1% Average
Read 79.8
Write 77.1
Mixed 76
58% 77.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.73
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.45
110% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 28%
This bench: 45.1%
Great: 47%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR4 2400 C15 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
82.4% Excellent
MC Read 30.2
MC Write 33
MC Mixed 24
83% 29.1 GB/s
SC Read 17.7
SC Write 32
SC Mixed 25.4
72% 25 GB/s
Latency 60.1
66% 60.1 ns
Poor: 45%
This bench: 82.4%
Great: 91%
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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 2,957 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 42%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 70%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 41%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-B250M-DS3H - $60

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 80% - Very good Total price: $547
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