Gigabyte GA-B250M-DS3H

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 20%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 42%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 25%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (10th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 90 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 47.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics15.2% 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)
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.
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.
Very high background CPU (54%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemGigabyte B250M-DS3H
MotherboardGigabyte GA-B250M-DS3H  (all builds)
Memory4.7 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170424
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateAug 11 '18 at 08:33
Run Duration108 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 54%

 PC Performing way below expectations (10th 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 Pentium G4560-$68
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
47.9% Average
SC Int 91
SC Float 101
SC Mixed 92.1
76% 94.7 Pts
QC Int 222
QC Float 230
QC Mixed 202
49% 218 Pts
MC Int 231
MC Float 273
MC Mixed 252
38% 252 Pts
Poor: 44%
This bench: 47.9%
Great: 63%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD Radeon RX 560-B
PowerColor(148C 2385) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1149 MHz, MLim: 1500 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 18.8.1
Performing way below expectations (0th percentile)
15.2% Very poor
Lighting 41.1
Reflection 38.8
Parallax 54.3
14% 44.7 fps
MRender 33
Gravity 38.4
Splatting 43.7
16% 38.4 fps
Poor: 22%
This bench: 15.2%
Great: 31%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Hitachi HUA722010ALA330 1TB
76GB free (System drive)
Firmware: JP4ONS01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 63 38 46 43 60 59 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
48.4% Average
Read 117
Write 114
Mixed 57.2
SusWrite 51.3
62% 85 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.7
131% 0.9 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 48.4%
Great: 79%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS8G4D26BFSC.16FD2 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
42.4% Average
MC Read 15.6
MC Write 14.7
MC Mixed 12.7
41% 14.3 GB/s
SC Read 11.5
SC Write 12.5
SC Mixed 12.8
35% 12.3 GB/s
Latency 70.5
57% 70.5 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 42.4%
Great: 53%
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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 7,730 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 41%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-B250M-DS3H - $61

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 82% - Excellent Total price: $587
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