Gigabyte GA-B250M-DS3H

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 49%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (58th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 42 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 71.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics79.9% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive205% 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.
Memory24GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 24GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionAlthough Windows 10 is not the most recent version of Windows, it remains a great option.
Very high background CPU (35%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemGigabyte B250M-DS3H
MotherboardGigabyte GA-B250M-DS3H  (all builds)
Memory17.9 GB free of 24 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180410
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 31 '20 at 17:18
Run Duration257 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 35%
Watch Gameplay: 1070 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing as expected (58th percentile)

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

Processor BenchNormalHeavyServer
Intel Core i5-7500-$89
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
71.3% Very good
Memory 83.8
1-Core 111
2-Core 215
77% 137 Pts
4-Core 328
8-Core 403
47% 366 Pts
64-Core 430
27% 430 Pts
Poor: 45%
This bench: 71.3%
Great: 78%
Graphics Card Bench3D DX93D DX103D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$278
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 445.75
Performing below potential (58th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
79.9% Very good
Lighting 98
Reflection 111
Parallax 102
80% 104 fps
MRender 95
Gravity 94.5
Splatting 101
80% 97 fps
Poor: 71%
This bench: 79.9%
Great: 88%
Drives BenchSequentialRandom 4kDeep queue 4k
PNY CS1311 480GB-$31
307GB free
Firmware: CS131122
SusWrite @10s intervals: 312 224 279 139 175 172 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
70.3% Very good
Read 453
Write 391
Mixed 354
SusWrite 217
79% 354 MB/s
4K Read 26.5
4K Write 30.2
4K Mixed 27.6
92% 28.1 MB/s
DQ Read 362
DQ Write 108
DQ Mixed 184
149% 218 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 70.3%
Great: 101%
WD Black NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB (2018)-$35
139GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 101110WD Max speed: PCIe 16,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 935 664 782 803 854 827 MB/s
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
205% Outstanding
Read 1,855
Write 1601
Mixed 1,459
SusWrite 811
320% 1,432 MB/s
4K Read 45.5
4K Write 57.4
4K Mixed 45.4
158% 49.4 MB/s
DQ Read 1,368
DQ Write 109
DQ Mixed 193
279% 557 MB/s
Poor: 160%
This bench: 205%
Great: 284%
Hitachi HUA723020ALA641 2TB-$78
864GB free
Firmware: MK7OA840
SusWrite @10s intervals: 117 120 118 117 121 117 MB/s
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
61.9% Good
Read 97
Write 112
Mixed 61.2
SusWrite 118
71% 97.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.8
159% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 61.9%
Great: 82%
Microsoft Storage Space Device 20TB
2.5TB free
Firmware: 0.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 195 181 198 190 197 194 MB/s
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
114% Outstanding
Read 206
Write 200
Mixed 89.2
SusWrite 193
126% 172 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 4.6
4K Mixed 0.5
170% 1.93 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 114%
Great: 132%
Seagate Barracuda 4TB (2017)-$79
3.5TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 148 156 146 145 148 152 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
86.3% Excellent
Read 149
Write 134
Mixed 63.2
SusWrite 149
90% 124 MB/s
4K Read 7.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 1.1
473% 3.47 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 86.3%
Great: 90%
Memory Kit BenchMulti coreSingle coreLatency
Unknown CL15-15-15 D4-2133 24GB
2133, 2133, 2133 MHz
8192, 8192, 8192 MB
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
71.1% Very good
MC Read 26.3
MC Write 28.7
MC Mixed 23.9
75% 26.3 GB/s
SC Read 12.4
SC Write 23.2
SC Mixed 13.5
47% 16.4 GB/s
Latency 73.8
54% 73.8 ns
Poor: 54%
This bench: 71.1%
Great: 71%

 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 4,671 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings
Gaming
Gaming 25%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 21%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-B250M-DS3H - $110

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 102% - Outstanding Total price: $309
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