Gigabyte GA-B250M-DS3H

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 20%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (73rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 27 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: 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 90.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics10.1% is a very low 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive125% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
9 months ago, 9 months ago.
SystemGigabyte B250M-DS3H
MotherboardGigabyte GA-B250M-DS3H  (all builds)
Memory29 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171030
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 10 '19 at 08:15
Run Duration110 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-7700-$327
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
90.5% Outstanding
Memory 91.4
1-Core 127
2-Core 252
90% 157 Pts
4-Core 490
8-Core 654
75% 572 Pts
64-Core 660
44% 660 Pts
Poor: 68%
This bench: 90.5%
Great: 89%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce GT 740
EVGA(3842 3748) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1084 MHz, MLim: 1250 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 391.35
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
10.1% Very poor
Lighting 31.2
Reflection 24.9
Parallax 37.6
8% 31.2 fps
MRender 28.2
Gravity 36.7
Splatting 30.4
10% 31.8 fps
Poor: 8%
This bench: 10.1%
Great: 10%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$140
292GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 433 421 427 427 425 427 MB/s
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
125% Outstanding
Read 447
Write 425
Mixed 368
SusWrite 426
94% 416 MB/s
4K Read 39
4K Write 122
4K Mixed 64.5
206% 75.3 MB/s
DQ Read 383
DQ Write 342
DQ Mixed 358
270% 361 MB/s
Poor: 80%
This bench: 125%
Great: 133%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (26th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
75% Very good
MC Read 26.5
MC Write 28.7
MC Mixed 23.3
75% 26.2 GB/s
SC Read 17.8
SC Write 30.9
SC Mixed 23.2
68% 24 GB/s
Latency 65.1
61% 65.1 ns
Poor: 68%
This bench: 75%
Great: 106%

 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 16,934 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 35%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Yacht

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-B250M-DS3H - $70

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 57% - Above average Total price: $503
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HDDRAMUSB
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