Gigabyte GA-B250M-DS3H

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 86%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 67%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (57th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 43 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 79.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics107% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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.
High background CPU (27%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemGigabyte B250M-DS3H
MotherboardGigabyte GA-B250M-DS3H  (all builds)
Memory11.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170209
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 19 '20 at 22:47
Run Duration130 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 27%
Watch Gameplay: 5700-XT + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing as expected (57th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-7500-$200
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
79.4% Very good
Memory 90.7
1-Core 60.5
2-Core 184
66% 112 Pts
4-Core 388
8-Core 428
55% 408 Pts
64-Core 422
28% 422 Pts
Poor: 59%
This bench: 79.4%
Great: 83%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 5700-XT-$400
Ram: 8GB, Driver: 20.9.2
Performing below potential (61st percentile) - GPU OC Guide
107% Outstanding
Lighting 137
Reflection 111
Parallax 205
112% 151 fps
MRender 116
Gravity 129
Splatting 163
73% 136 fps
Poor: 99%
This bench: 107%
Great: 116%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 120GB-$78
10GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 488
Write 389
Mixed 357
91% 412 MB/s
4K Read 42.3
4K Write 110
4K Mixed 57
196% 69.9 MB/s
DQ Read 380
DQ Write 335
DQ Mixed 295
238% 337 MB/s
Poor: 68% Great: 114%
Samsung 860 Evo 1TB-$100
576GB free
Firmware: RVT04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 408 463 474 474 477 468 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
131% Outstanding
Read 505
Write 461
Mixed 424
SusWrite 461
104% 463 MB/s
4K Read 47.3
4K Write 116
4K Mixed 62.8
213% 75.3 MB/s
DQ Read 386
DQ Write 337
DQ Mixed 360
270% 361 MB/s
Poor: 83%
This bench: 131%
Great: 133%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$64
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (7th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
63.2% Good
MC Read 22.6
MC Write 25.4
MC Mixed 19
64% 22.3 GB/s
SC Read 13.8
SC Write 24
SC Mixed 14.8
50% 17.5 GB/s
Latency 66.2
60% 66.2 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 63.2%
Great: 109%

 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 4,654 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 28%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 23%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-B250M-DS3H - $70

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 63% - Good Total price: $424
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HDDRAMUSB
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