Gigabyte GA-B250-HD3-CF

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 24%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 50%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (53rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 47 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 81.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics16.7% 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 Drive103% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait 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.
Run History
3 months ago, 3 months ago.
SystemGigabyte B250-HD3
MotherboardGigabyte GA-B250-HD3-CF  (all builds)
Memory4.5 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161122
Uptime7.3 Days
Run DateMay 25 '19 at 08:43
Run Duration128 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing as expected (53rd percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-7700K-$333
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
81.3% Excellent
1-Core 136
2-Core 270
96% 203 Pts
4-Core 452
8-Core 714
74% 583 Pts
64-Core 727
49% 727 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 81.3%
Great: 97%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980-$500
EVGA(3842 2982) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1506 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 418.91
Relative performance (0th percentile) - Disable monitor sync before benchmarking (60 fps cap detected)
16.7% Very poor
Lighting 59.8
Reflection 59.9
Parallax 59.9
16% 59.9 fps
MRender 59.9
Gravity 59.9
Splatting 59.9
18% 59.9 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 16.7%
Great: 68%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Evo 250GB-$100
35GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXT0BB6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 217 28 26 27 30 29 MB/s
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 504
Write 486
Mixed 364
SusWrite 59.6
79% 354 MB/s
4K Read 45.6
4K Write 112
4K Mixed 58.5
204% 72.2 MB/s
DQ Read 382
DQ Write 345
DQ Mixed 227
208% 318 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 103%
Great: 117%
Samsung 860 Evo 1TB-$129
272GB free
Firmware: RVT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 476 486 489 491 492 491 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
134% Outstanding
Read 515
Write 492
Mixed 464
SusWrite 487
110% 490 MB/s
4K Read 45
4K Write 126
4K Mixed 64
217% 78.4 MB/s
DQ Read 387
DQ Write 347
DQ Mixed 363
273% 366 MB/s
Poor: 85%
This bench: 134%
Great: 135%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS4G4D240FSB.8FBD 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing below potential (4th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
45.6% Average
MC Read 16.2
MC Write 15.6
MC Mixed 12.5
42% 14.8 GB/s
SC Read 13.6
SC Write 16.4
SC Mixed 16.1
44% 15.4 GB/s
Latency 60.4
66% 60.4 ns
Poor: 48%
This bench: 45.6%
Great: 94%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-B250-HD3-CF Builds (Compare 1,183 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 54%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 70%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-B250-HD3-CF

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 55% - Above average Total price: $628
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