Gigabyte GA-H81M-DS2

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 68%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 41%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (40th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 60 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 a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 68%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics73.7% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive79.1% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait 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.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-H81M-DS2  (all builds)
Memory10.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150806
Uptime19.4 Days
Run DateDec 03 '19 at 23:45
Run Duration144 Seconds
Run User NZL-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing below expectations (40th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i5-4690K-$189
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
68% Good
1-Core 93.7
2-Core 208
70% 151 Pts
4-Core 403
8-Core 403
55% 403 Pts
64-Core 398
27% 398 Pts
Poor: 54%
This bench: 68%
Great: 89%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$346
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 441.8
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
73.7% Very good
Lighting 282
Reflection 268
Parallax 283
74% 277 fps
MRender 194
Gravity 269
Splatting 217
74% 227 fps
Poor: 69%
This bench: 73.7%
Great: 85%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel 530 Series 120GB-$89
62GB free (System drive)
Firmware: DC32
SusWrite @10s intervals: 116 119 141 140 141 138 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
79.1% Very good
Read 424
Write 139
Mixed 185
SusWrite 132
48% 220 MB/s
4K Read 34.7
4K Write 93.3
4K Mixed 40.1
153% 56 MB/s
DQ Read 202
DQ Write 115
DQ Mixed 120
100% 146 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 79.1%
Great: 78%
Gigabyte GP-GSTFS31480GNTD 480GB
54GB free
Firmware: SBFM61.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 305 225 215 306 307 445 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
43.3% Average
Read 203
Write 106
Mixed 85.5
SusWrite 301
39% 174 MB/s
4K Read 18.9
4K Write 20.4
4K Mixed 11.6
54% 17 MB/s
DQ Read 13.8
DQ Write 14.9
DQ Mixed 14.5
11% 14.4 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 43.3%
Great: 101%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
78GB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 123 144 184 160 131 145 MB/s
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
92% Outstanding
Read 173
Write 134
Mixed 80.3
SusWrite 148
98% 134 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.8
146% 1 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 92%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 1866 C9 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
58.4% Above average
MC Read 20.9
MC Write 21.9
MC Mixed 18.2
58% 20.3 GB/s
SC Read 14.5
SC Write 19.3
SC Mixed 17.7
49% 17.2 GB/s
Latency 68.7
58% 68.7 ns
Poor: 36%
This bench: 58.4%
Great: 74%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-H81M-DS2 Builds (Compare 6,015 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 48%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 19%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-H81M-DS2 - $51

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 49% - Average Total price: $311
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