Gigabyte GA-H55M-S2

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 39%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 25%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (59th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 41 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 54.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics2.34% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (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.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-H55M-S2  (all builds)
Memory4.2 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1600 x 1200 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20100820
Uptime4 Days
Run DateDec 07 '18 at 10:26
Run Duration119 Seconds
Run User BGR-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing as expected (59th 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 760-$220
Socket 1156, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 2.95 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
54.4% Above average
SC Int 74.6
SC Float 82.7
SC Mixed 78
63% 78.4 Pts
QC Int 265
QC Float 291
QC Mixed 278
63% 278 Pts
MC Int 224
MC Float 273
MC Mixed 277
38% 258 Pts
Poor: 36%
This bench: 54.4%
Great: 66%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce 8600 GT
Asus(1043 8259) 256MB
Ram: 256MB, Driver: 342.1
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
2.34% Terrible
Lighting 6.2
Reflection 10.6
Parallax 2.4
2% 6.4 fps
MRender 9.2
Gravity 4.6
Splatting 8.4
3% 7.4 fps
Poor: 1%
This bench: 2.34%
Great: 3%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Black 500GB (2008)-$94
91GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 05.01D05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 50 44 43 46 82 82 MB/s
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
42.1% Average
Read 88.5
Write 96.7
Mixed 77.5
SusWrite 57.7
60% 80.1 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.7
147% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 42.1%
Great: 68%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
43.2% Average
MC Read 17.3
MC Write 12.3
MC Mixed 14.2
42% 14.6 GB/s
SC Read 11.8
SC Write 10.8
SC Mixed 12.4
33% 11.7 GB/s
Latency 62.7
64% 62.7 ns
Poor: 17%
This bench: 43.2%
Great: 60%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-H55M-S2 Builds (Compare 589 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 37%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 16%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-H55M-S2

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