Gigabyte GA-B85-HD3

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 26%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 56%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 42%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (65th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 35 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 81.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics19.6% 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)
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 8.1 is the second most recent version of Windows but it's worth upgrading to Windows 10 which has had several improvements made to the user interface including a better homescreen.
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-B85-HD3  (all builds)
Memory12.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 8.1
BIOS Date20140704
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJun 14 '18 at 11:42
Run Duration112 Seconds
Run User EGY-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing above expectations (65th 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 i7-4790-$308
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.75 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
81.1% Excellent
SC Int 114
SC Float 118
SC Mixed 116
92% 116 Pts
QC Int 404
QC Float 418
QC Mixed 400
92% 408 Pts
MC Int 549
MC Float 568
MC Mixed 550
83% 556 Pts
Poor: 61%
This bench: 81.1%
Great: 85%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 750-$120
Gigabyte(1458 3642) 2GB
CLim: 1333 MHz, MLim: 1252 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 398.11
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
19.6% Very poor
Lighting 60.4
Reflection 42.3
Parallax 54.6
18% 52.4 fps
MRender 49
Gravity 56.8
Splatting 38.7
21% 48.2 fps
Poor: 15%
This bench: 19.6%
Great: 22%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Evo 120GB-$138
11GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXT0DB6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 63% Great: 108%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$39
189GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
52.3% Above average
Read 116
Write 65.8
Mixed 102
72% 94.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.56
4K Write 0.85
4K Mixed 0.19
60% 0.53 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 52.3%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston 9905471-079.A00LF 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
59.1% Above average
MC Read 21.6
MC Write 21.1
MC Mixed 17.2
57% 20 GB/s
SC Read 16.6
SC Write 21.3
SC Mixed 20.5
56% 19.5 GB/s
Latency 62
65% 62 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 59.1%
Great: 62%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-B85-HD3 Builds (Compare 1,529 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 37%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 51%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-B85-HD3 - $100

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $562
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HDDRAMUSB
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WD Blue 1TB (2012) $39Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $175SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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