Gigabyte GA-B250M-Gaming5-CF

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 53%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 42%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (21st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 79 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 67.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics77.5% 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 Drive44.8% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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 (33%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemGigabyte B250M-Gaming5
MotherboardGigabyte GA-B250M-Gaming5-CF  (all builds)
Memory7.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170103
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateSep 19 '20 at 02:46
Run Duration165 Seconds
Run User PHL-User
Background CPU 33%
Watch Gameplay: 5700-XT + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing below expectations (21st 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 below expectations (6th percentile)
67.1% Good
Memory 73.7
1-Core 100
2-Core 198
72% 124 Pts
4-Core 333
8-Core 438
50% 385 Pts
64-Core 350
24% 350 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 67.1%
Great: 89%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 5700-XT-$390
MSI(1462 381A) ≥ 4GB
Ram: 8GB, Driver: 20.9.1
Relative performance (0th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
77.5% Very good
Lighting 235
Reflection 196
Parallax 368
62% 266 fps
MRender 206
Gravity 286
Splatting 326
79% 273 fps
Poor: 97%
This bench: 77.5%
Great: 114%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow UV400 120GB-$47
43GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0C3J96R9
SusWrite @10s intervals: 205 68 46 55 40 41 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
44.8% Average
Read 368
Write 336
Mixed 95
SusWrite 75.6
48% 219 MB/s
4K Read 18
4K Write 34.9
4K Mixed 6.9
55% 19.9 MB/s
DQ Read 207
DQ Write 240
DQ Mixed 95.7
108% 181 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 44.8%
Great: 79%
Kingston A400 240GB-$28
10GB free
Firmware: SBFKB1E1
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 303
Write 196
Mixed 182
50% 227 MB/s
4K Read 12.9
4K Write 28.7
4K Mixed 15.1
54% 18.9 MB/s
DQ Read 219
DQ Write 132
DQ Mixed 116
102% 156 MB/s
Poor: 37% Great: 101%
Toshiba DT01ACA050 500GB-$23
148GB free
Firmware: MS1OA750
SusWrite @10s intervals: 64 60 42 40 31 64 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
48.1% Average
Read 118
Write 81.8
Mixed 22.2
SusWrite 50.2
49% 68 MB/s
4K Read 0.3
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 0.3
55% 0.37 MB/s
Poor: 32%
This bench: 48.1%
Great: 104%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$36
904GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 183 151 178 164 180 188 MB/s
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Read 200
Write 83
Mixed 81
SusWrite 174
98% 134 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.7
143% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 107%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX 2400 C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
44.6% Average
MC Read 16.5
MC Write 16.3
MC Mixed 15.8
46% 16.2 GB/s
SC Read 7.4
SC Write 12.9
SC Mixed 10.5
29% 10.3 GB/s
Latency 93.2
43% 93.2 ns
Poor: 48%
This bench: 44.6%
Great: 92%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-B250M-Gaming5-CF Builds (Compare 142 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 29%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 24%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-B250M-Gaming5-CF

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 68% - Good Total price: $329
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