Gigabyte GA-B85M-DS3H-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 15%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 42%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (50th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 50 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 67.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics5.12% is a very low 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive103% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait 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 (12%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardGigabyte GA-B85M-DS3H-A  (all builds)
Memory2.9 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150810
Uptime1 Days
Run DateApr 17 '18 at 13:51
Run Duration336 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 12%

 PC Performing as expected (50th 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 i7-4790S-$382
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
67.1% Good
SC Int 99.5
SC Float 99.2
SC Mixed 99.4
80% 99.4 Pts
QC Int 307
QC Float 324
QC Mixed 317
72% 316 Pts
MC Int 492
MC Float 531
MC Mixed 517
77% 514 Pts
Poor: 57%
This bench: 67.1%
Great: 83%
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. 20.19.15.4835
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
5.12% Terrible
Lighting 11.6
Reflection 16.8
Parallax 20.3
5% 16.2 fps
MRender 18.2
Gravity 7.2
Splatting 16.6
6% 14 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 5.12%
Great: 6%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue 3D 250GB-$75
45GB free
Firmware: X61130WD Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
81.9% Excellent
Read 491
Write 239
Mixed 288
75% 339 MB/s
4K Read 38.2
4K Write 73.4
4K Mixed 22.3
125% 44.6 MB/s
DQ Read 282
DQ Write 213
DQ Mixed 44.9
89% 180 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 81.9%
Great: 84%
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$80
26GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 501
Write 401
Mixed 411
97% 438 MB/s
4K Read 42.7
4K Write 86.2
4K Mixed 34.7
155% 54.6 MB/s
DQ Read 313
DQ Write 241
DQ Mixed 25.4
87% 193 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 103%
Great: 114%
Seagate Expansion 2TB
2TB free
Firmware: 9300
4KALIGNED
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
22.1% Poor
Read 34.2
Write 41.5
Mixed 37.9
28% 37.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.58
4K Write 4.44
4K Mixed 0.48
160% 1.83 MB/s
Poor: 17%
This bench: 22.1%
Great: 71%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$42
261GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
80.7% Excellent
Read 130
Write 151
Mixed 122
101% 134 MB/s
4K Read 0.63
4K Write 2.44
4K Mixed 0.25
100% 1.11 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 80.7%
Great: 106%
Seagate Portable 1TB
891GB free, PID 2300
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
13.6% Very poor
Read 32.6
Write 35.1
Mixed 13.7
33% 27.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.56
4K Write 0.34
4K Mixed 0.19
20% 0.36 MB/s
Poor: 10%
This bench: 13.6%
Great: 16%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws DDR3 1600 C9 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
49.3% Average
MC Read 18.1
MC Write 18.3
MC Mixed 15.1
49% 17.2 GB/s
SC Read 11.5
SC Write 15.7
SC Mixed 13.3
39% 13.5 GB/s
Latency 72.3
55% 72.3 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 49.3%
Great: 63%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-B85M-DS3H-A Builds (Compare 1,660 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 41%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 61%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-B85M-DS3H-A

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 76% - Very good Total price: $461
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