Gigabyte GA-H81M-DS2

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop 43%
Speed boat
Workstation 24%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (55th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 45 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 65.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics4.65% 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.
Memory6GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 6GB 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 (18%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardGigabyte GA-H81M-DS2  (all builds)
Memory4 GB free of 6 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1360 x 768 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140407
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 14 '18 at 02:18
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User MEX-User
Background CPU 18%

 PC Performing as expected (55th 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 i5-4440-$226
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
65.7% Good
SC Int 86.5
SC Float 89.5
SC Mixed 88.2
70% 88.1 Pts
QC Int 343
QC Float 344
QC Mixed 344
78% 344 Pts
MC Int 343
MC Float 342
MC Mixed 347
52% 344 Pts
Poor: 52%
This bench: 65.7%
Great: 71%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 4600 (Desktop 1.25 GHz)-$15
Gigabyte(1458 D000) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver.
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
4.65% Terrible
Lighting 11.1
Reflection 16.9
Parallax 19.6
4% 15.9 fps
MRender 13.5
Gravity 6.6
Splatting 17.1
5% 12.4 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 4.65%
Great: 6%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 500GB-$39
143GB free
Firmware: HP34 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
45.7% Average
Read 90.8
Write 68.6
Mixed 61.8
55% 73.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.33
4K Write 1.24
4K Mixed 0.43
85% 0.67 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 45.7%
Great: 70%
Hitachi HTS547550A9E384 500GB-$60
83GB free
Firmware: JE3OA60A Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
49.4% Average
Read 90.2
Write 81.5
Mixed 80.3
63% 84 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.11
4K Mixed 0.38
111% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 25%
This bench: 49.4%
Great: 47%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston 9905595-006.A00LF 99U5474-016.A00LF 6GB
1333, 1333 MHz
2048, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
26.1% Poor
MC Read 8.7
MC Write 8.7
MC Mixed 7.3
24% 8.23 GB/s
SC Read 7.7
SC Write 8.2
SC Mixed 7.5
22% 7.8 GB/s
Latency 77.8
51% 77.8 ns
Poor: 26%
This bench: 26.1%
Great: 45%
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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-DS2 Builds (Compare 1,930 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop 49%
Workstation 20%

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-H81M-DS2 - $51

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $282
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