Gigabyte GA-B250M-Gaming 3-CF

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 79%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (32nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 68 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 brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 78.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics104% 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.
Boot Drive53.8% 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.
High background CPU (23%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemGigabyte B250M-Gaming 3
MotherboardGigabyte GA-B250M-Gaming 3-CF  (all builds)
Memory7.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170424
Uptime6.8 Days
Run DateNov 17 '20 at 03:21
Run Duration128 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 23%
Watch Gameplay: 1080 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-7700K-$379
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
78.5% Very good
Memory 87
1-Core 114
2-Core 227
82% 142 Pts
4-Core 393
8-Core 468
57% 431 Pts
64-Core 610
41% 610 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 78.5%
Great: 97%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$450
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 457.30
Performing below potential (43rd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
104% Outstanding
Lighting 131
Reflection 142
Parallax 133
106% 135 fps
MRender 111
Gravity 128
Splatting 104
101% 114 fps
Poor: 94%
This bench: 104%
Great: 117%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 QVO 1TB-$110
353GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVQ01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 77 76 72 72 69 68 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
53.8% Above average
Read 396
Write 89.3
Mixed 124
SusWrite 72.1
37% 170 MB/s
4K Read 17.5
4K Write 76.6
4K Mixed 20
93% 38 MB/s
DQ Read 178
DQ Write 80.5
DQ Mixed 95.8
80% 118 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 53.8%
Great: 123%
WD Elements 107C 3TB
1.5TB free, PID 107c
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 134 135 136 136 135 135 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
57.4% Above average
Read 141
Write 140
Mixed 83.4
SusWrite 135
167% 125 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 1
119% 1.43 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 57.4%
Great: 58%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3600 C18 2x8GB-$85
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
37.2% Below average
MC Read 12.7
MC Write 12.8
MC Mixed 11.4
35% 12.3 GB/s
SC Read 10.1
SC Write 11.2
SC Mixed 11.4
31% 10.9 GB/s
Latency 70.5
57% 70.5 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 37.2%
Great: 114%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-B250M-Gaming 3-CF Builds (Compare 1,167 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 28%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 23%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-B250M-Gaming 3-CF

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 60% - Good Total price: $386
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