Gigabyte GA-B250M-DS3H

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU, SSD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (52nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 48 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 81.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
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.
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.
Very high background CPU (37%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
11 months ago, 11 months ago.
SystemGigabyte B250M-DS3H
MotherboardGigabyte GA-B250M-DS3H  (all builds)
Memory12.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170707
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateJun 13 '19 at 04:02
Run Duration131 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 37%

 PC Performing as expected (52nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-7500-$200
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
81.8% Excellent
Memory 89.9
1-Core 111
2-Core 216
81% 139 Pts
4-Core 428
8-Core 420
58% 424 Pts
64-Core 427
29% 427 Pts
Poor: 61%
This bench: 81.8%
Great: 84%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Green 1TB (2011)-$54
102GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 87 84 86 84 88 88 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
49.2% Average
Read 84.7
Write 81
Mixed 77.5
SusWrite 86.3
61% 82.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 0.7
151% 1.27 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 49.2%
Great: 87%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$43
139GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 82 102 105 106 109 107 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
63.1% Good
Read 118
Write 111
Mixed 55.3
SusWrite 102
71% 96.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.6
130% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 63.1%
Great: 114%
Kingston DataTraveler 2.0 8GB
3GB free, PID 1665
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 4.1 5.2 3.4 5.2 5.2 4.5 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
8.62% Terrible
Read 24.2
Write 2
Mixed 4.5
SusWrite 4.6
8% 8.82 MB/s
4K Read 8.3
4K Write 0.7
4K Mixed 1
89% 3.33 MB/s
Poor: 4%
This bench: 8.62%
Great: 7%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown DDR4 2666 2OZ 0951 DDR4-2400 C17 4GB 04CB DDR4 2666 2OZ 0951 DDR4-2400 C17 4GB 16GB
2400, 2400, 2400, 2400 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
83.2% Excellent
MC Read 30.1
MC Write 32.4
MC Mixed 26.6
85% 29.7 GB/s
SC Read 18.1
SC Write 31.8
SC Mixed 24.7
71% 24.9 GB/s
Latency 67.4
59% 67.4 ns
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 35%
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Desktop
Desktop 72%
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Workstation
Workstation 45%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-B250M-DS3H - $70

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 58% - Above average Total price: $534
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