Gigabyte GA-H81M-S2PV

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU, SSD
Gaming 0%
Desktop 0%
Workstation 0%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (13th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 87 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 56.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
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.
Memory6GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 6GB 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.
Very high background CPU (57%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
2 months ago, 2 months ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-H81M-S2PV  (all builds)
Memory3.1 GB free of 6 GB @ 1.3 GHz
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150811
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 24 '20 at 11:44
Run Duration136 Seconds
Run User IND-User
Background CPU 57%

 PC Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-4460-$190
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
56.7% Above average
Memory 63.2
1-Core 88.3
2-Core 182
63% 111 Pts
4-Core 295
8-Core 270
39% 283 Pts
64-Core 168
11% 168 Pts
Poor: 58%
This bench: 56.7%
Great: 79%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue 500GB (2008)-$33
299GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 01.03B01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 60 27 34 20 21 27 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
26.1% Poor
Read 59.2
Write 16.5
Mixed 66.5
SusWrite 31.5
33% 43.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.9
157% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 27%
This bench: 26.1%
Great: 68%
StoreJet Transcend 1TB
584GB free, PID 7000
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 38 38 37 37 37 38 MB/s
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
22.3% Poor
Read 32.7
Write 31
Mixed 30.5
SusWrite 37.6
45% 32.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 3
4K Mixed 0.6
125% 1.43 MB/s
Poor: 11%
This bench: 22.3%
Great: 59%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Transcend JM1333KLN-2G 6GB
1333, 1333 MHz
2048, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
7.95% Terrible
MC Read 2.8
MC Write 2.3
MC Mixed 1.6
6% 2.23 GB/s
SC Read 0.9
SC Write 0.9
SC Mixed 0.7
2% 0.83 GB/s
Latency 119
34% 119 ns
Poor: 8%
This bench: 7.95%
Great: 49%
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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-S2PV Builds (Compare 4,613 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop 57%
Workstation 36%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-H81M-S2PV - $69

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 66% - Good Total price: $304
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