Gigabyte GA-H55M-USB3

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 33%
Sail boat
Workstation
Workstation 16%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (65th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 35 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 37.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
Graphics4.39% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
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.
Memory4GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and although it's sufficient for most games, some will benefit from up to 8GB of RAM. 4GB is also enough for modest file and system caches which allow for a responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-H55M-USB3  (all builds)
Memory1.7 GB free of 4 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1600 x 900 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20100706
Uptime10.9 Days
Run DateOct 13 '17 at 10:09
Run Duration119 Seconds
Run User IRN-User
Background CPU6%

 PC Performing above expectations (65th 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 i3 540-$180
Socket 1156, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.95 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
37.5% Below average
SC Int 66.8
SC Float 69.3
SC Mixed 67.2
54% 67.8 Pts
QC Int 145
QC Float 178
QC Mixed 170
37% 164 Pts
MC Int 155
MC Float 168
MC Mixed 171
25% 165 Pts
Poor: 28%
This bench: 37.5%
Great: 42%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce GT 430
Zotac(19DA 1167) 1GB
CLim: 700 MHz, MLim: 450 MHz, Ram: 1GB, Driver: 384.76
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
4.39% Terrible
Lighting 13.1
Reflection 13.3
Parallax 11.4
4% 12.6 fps
MRender 12.7
Gravity 13
Splatting 7.1
5% 10.9 fps
Poor: 2%
This bench: 4.39%
Great: 5%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 500GB-$32
80GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CC46 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
66.2% Good
Read 116
Write 114
Mixed 86.3
79% 106 MB/s
4K Read 0.73
4K Write 1.67
4K Mixed 0.35
101% 0.92 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 66.2%
Great: 71%
ADATA HD710 1TB
7GB free, PID a15a
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
28.3% Poor
Read 82.8
Write 69.5
Mixed 51
83% 67.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.45
4K Write 0.33
4K Mixed 0.2
20% 0.33 MB/s
Poor: 11%
This bench: 28.3%
Great: 46%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 2x2GB
2 of 4 slots used
4GB DIMM
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
27.1% Poor
MC Read 8.6
MC Write 8.1
MC Mixed 11.1
26% 9.27 GB/s
SC Read 7.5
SC Write 6.4
SC Mixed 7.4
20% 7.1 GB/s
Latency 104
38% 104 ns
Poor: 11%
This bench: 27.1%
Great: 38%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-H55M-USB3 Builds (Compare 500 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 43%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 17%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-H55M-USB3

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 68% - Good Total price: $265
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