Gigabyte GA-H81M-S

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 41%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 23%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (49th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 51 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 45.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics4.16% 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.
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
9 months ago, 9 months ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-H81M-S  (all builds)
Memory5.4 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140611
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 13 '17 at 10:31
Run Duration86 Seconds
Run User IND-User
Background CPU 17%

 PC Performing as expected (49th 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 i3-4130-$155
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
45.7% Average
SC Int 98.4
SC Float 96.7
SC Mixed 91.1
76% 95.4 Pts
QC Int 175
QC Float 182
QC Mixed 190
41% 182 Pts
MC Int 184
MC Float 197
MC Mixed 218
30% 199 Pts
Poor: 38%
This bench: 45.7%
Great: 58%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 4400 (Desktop 1.15 GHz)
Gigabyte(1458 D000) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 20.19.15.4300
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
4.16% Terrible
Lighting 10.4
Reflection 14.1
Parallax 14.6
4% 13 fps
MRender 10
Gravity 7
Splatting 17.8
4% 11.6 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 4.16%
Great: 5%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 500GB-$24
373GB free (System drive)
Firmware: KC48 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
61.2% Good
Read 111
Write 103
Mixed 91.9
76% 102 MB/s
4K Read 0.33
4K Write 0.71
4K Mixed 0.41
72% 0.48 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 61.2%
Great: 77%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 1866 C10 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
32.1% Below average
MC Read 10.3
MC Write 11
MC Mixed 9.2
29% 10.2 GB/s
SC Read 9.2
SC Write 10.5
SC Mixed 9.1
27% 9.6 GB/s
Latency 65.7
61% 65.7 ns
Poor: 23%
This bench: 32.1%
Great: 40%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-H81M-S Builds (Compare 1,101 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 42%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 17%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-H81M-S

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 70% - Good Total price: $144
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