Gigabyte GA-H61MS

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 18%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 38%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 21%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (25th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 75 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including moderate gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 52.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics11.2% 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 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.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-H61MS  (all builds)
Memory3.8 GB free of 6 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160923
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 12 '18 at 18:04
Run Duration120 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing below expectations (25th 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 i5-2400S-$127
Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-2400S CPU @ 2.50GHz, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
52.2% Above average
SC Int 75.4
SC Float 78.4
SC Mixed 77
62% 76.9 Pts
QC Int 267
QC Float 244
QC Mixed 264
59% 258 Pts
MC Int 255
MC Float 258
MC Mixed 250
38% 254 Pts
Poor: 37%
This bench: 52.2%
Great: 55%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R7 250X
PwrHis(1787 7260) 1GB
CLim: 980 MHz, MLim: 1120 MHz, Ram: 1GB, Driver: 18.6.1
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
11.2% Very poor
Lighting 0.3
Reflection 42.5
Parallax 56.5
6% 33.1 fps
MRender 28.7
Gravity 35.3
Splatting 42.5
15% 35.5 fps
Poor: 13%
This bench: 11.2%
Great: 20%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue 500GB (2010)-$28
283GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 18.01H18
SusWrite @10s intervals: 54 57 73 51 53 82 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
25.5% Poor
Read 27.3
Write 66.3
Mixed 24.3
SusWrite 61.7
33% 44.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.1
4K Write 0.7
4K Mixed 0.3
50% 0.37 MB/s
Poor: 21%
This bench: 25.5%
Great: 70%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 500GB-$33
86GB free
Firmware: JC4B
SusWrite @10s intervals: 66 64 65 65 65 66 MB/s
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
41.7% Average
Read 79.9
Write 76.8
Mixed 55.6
SusWrite 65.3
51% 69.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 1
166% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 18%
This bench: 41.7%
Great: 71%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix DMT325U6BFR8C-H9 0200 ZION4GBDDR3PC1600 6GB
1333, 1333 MHz
2048, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
47.3% Average
MC Read 17.3
MC Write 17.6
MC Mixed 14.4
47% 16.4 GB/s
SC Read 13.8
SC Write 13.8
SC Mixed 12.4
38% 13.3 GB/s
Latency 77
52% 77 ns
Poor: 47%
This bench: 47.3%
Great: 47%
Take a copy of your results

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-H61MS Builds (Compare 671 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 43%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 17%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-H61MS

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 67% - Good Total price: $141
The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-8700K $370Nvidia GTX 1070 $344Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $85
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $150Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $260Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $110
Intel Core i5-8600K $245AMD RX 480 $280Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $134
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $150SanDisk Extreme 64GB $80
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $80G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $899SanDisk Extreme 32GB $30
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $38Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $160SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $11
Today's hottest deals
User Guide  •  About  •  FAQs  •  Email  •  Privacy  •  Developer Feedback