Gigabyte GA-B250M-DS3H

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 31%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 52%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 20%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (67th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 33 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 62.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics30.7% 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 Drive38.3% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce IO wait 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.
Run History
3 months ago, 3 months ago.
SystemGigabyte B250M-DS3H
MotherboardGigabyte GA-B250M-DS3H  (all builds)
Memory1.7 GB free of 4 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170424
Uptime1.1 Days
Run DateFeb 14 '18 at 01:03
Run Duration100 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing above expectations (67th 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-$55
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
62.2% Good
SC Int 106
SC Float 107
SC Mixed 108
86% 107 Pts
QC Int 266
QC Float 302
QC Mixed 287
65% 285 Pts
MC Int 266
MC Float 304
MC Mixed 289
43% 286 Pts
Poor: 48%
This bench: 62.2%
Great: 64%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R7 370-$153
CLim: 1030 MHz, MLim: 1400 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 17.1.1
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
30.7% Below average
Lighting 92.3
Reflection 84.5
Parallax 116
31% 97.5 fps
MRender 60.3
Gravity 73.1
Splatting 87.5
30% 73.6 fps
Poor: 26%
This bench: 30.7%
Great: 33%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Sandisk PLUS 120 GB 120GB
52GB free
Firmware: UE3000RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
38.3% Below average
Read 476
Write 117
Mixed 73.6
48% 223 MB/s
4K Read 16.2
4K Write 19.2
4K Mixed 3.45
39% 13 MB/s
DQ Read 17.9
DQ Write 34.4
DQ Mixed 4.99
10% 19.1 MB/s
Poor: 28%
This bench: 38.3%
Great: 49%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR4 2400 C15 1x4GB
1 of 4 slots used
4GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
43.8% Average
MC Read 16.2
MC Write 14.7
MC Mixed 12
41% 14.3 GB/s
SC Read 13.1
SC Write 15.5
SC Mixed 13.2
40% 13.9 GB/s
Latency 61
66% 61 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 43.8%
Great: 48%
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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 5,885 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 41%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-B250M-DS3H - $64

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 79% - Very good Total price: $604
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