Gigabyte GA-B250M-DS3H

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD, HDD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (22nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 78 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 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 87.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics50.5% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (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 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
SystemGigabyte B250M-DS3H
MotherboardGigabyte GA-B250M-DS3H  (all builds)
Memory10.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171030
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJul 13 '18 at 00:48
Run Duration77 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing below expectations (22nd 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 i5-7600K-$229
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
87.6% Excellent
SC Int 124
SC Float 134
SC Mixed 129
103% 129 Pts
QC Int 460
QC Float 432
QC Mixed 440
101% 444 Pts
MC Int 436
MC Float 491
MC Mixed 465
69% 464 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 87.6%
Great: 109%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 480-$280
Sapphire(174B E354) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1266 MHz, MLim: 1750 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 18.5.1
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
50.5% Above average
Lighting 179
Reflection 152
Parallax 155
53% 162 fps
MRender 133
Gravity 101
Splatting 121
49% 118 fps
Poor: 47%
This bench: 50.5%
Great: 72%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$121
138GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT03B6Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 5303
Write 4,990
Mixed 4,368
1,090% 4,887 MB/s
4K Read 687
4K Write 282
4K Mixed 376
1,673% 449 MB/s
DQ Read 1,888
DQ Write 1,571
DQ Mixed 1,728
1,295% 1,729 MB/s
Poor: 83% Great: 134%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 8GBF2X04JEEE36-12-K 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
75.1% Very good
MC Read 27.8
MC Write 28.8
MC Mixed 22.9
76% 26.5 GB/s
SC Read 17.7
SC Write 28.1
SC Mixed 23.2
66% 23 GB/s
Latency 66.9
60% 66.9 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 75.1%
Great: 89%
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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 6,749 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 41%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-B250M-DS3H - $56

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 82% - Excellent Total price: $580
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