Gigabyte GA-B250M-DS3H

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 40%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 62%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 36%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (56th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 44 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 62.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics38.8% 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 Drive51.3% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
SystemGigabyte B250M-DS3H
MotherboardGigabyte GA-B250M-DS3H  (all builds)
Memory10.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1280 x 1024 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170424
Uptime0.8 Days
Run DateNov 14 '17 at 21:55
Run Duration121 Seconds
Run User MEX-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing as expected (56th 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 G4600-$85
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
62.7% Good
SC Int 105
SC Float 111
SC Mixed 109
87% 108 Pts
QC Int 270
QC Float 301
QC Mixed 289
65% 287 Pts
MC Int 270
MC Float 305
MC Mixed 293
43% 289 Pts
Poor: 48%
This bench: 62.7%
Great: 65%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050 Ti-$155
CLim: 2012 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 387.92
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
38.8% Below average
Lighting 117
Reflection 82.7
Parallax 124
37% 108 fps
MRender 79.6
Gravity 115
Splatting 85.4
40% 93.3 fps
Poor: 36%
This bench: 38.8%
Great: 43%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow UV400 240GB-$90
153GB free
Firmware: 0C3J96R9 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
51.3% Above average
Read 466
Write 249
Mixed 262
72% 326 MB/s
4K Read 21.4
4K Write 17.5
4K Mixed 7.65
52% 15.5 MB/s
DQ Read 87.9
DQ Write 30.3
DQ Mixed 20.6
25% 46.3 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 51.3%
Great: 70%
WD Blue 2TB (2015)-$66
1.5TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
83.5% Excellent
Read 145
Write 146
Mixed 142
109% 144 MB/s
4K Read 0.88
4K Write 2.14
4K Mixed 0.28
107% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 83.5%
Great: 86%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2400 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
74.2% Very good
MC Read 26.5
MC Write 28.9
MC Mixed 22.9
75% 26.1 GB/s
SC Read 17.1
SC Write 28.1
SC Mixed 22.5
64% 22.6 GB/s
Latency 64.8
62% 64.8 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 74.2%
Great: 87%
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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 3,298 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 42%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-B250M-DS3H - $70

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 75% - Very good Total price: $605
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