Gigabyte GA-H81M-DS2

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 97%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 74%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (46th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 54 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 73.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics132% 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 Drive76.3% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
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 (22%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-H81M-DS2  (all builds)
Memory10.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150806
Uptime0.6 Days
Run DateDec 13 '20 at 05:13
Run Duration146 Seconds
Run User TWN-User
Background CPU 22%
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 PC Performing as expected (46th 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-$95
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
73.8% Very good
Memory 85.8
1-Core 97.1
2-Core 179
72% 121 Pts
4-Core 361
8-Core 345
49% 353 Pts
64-Core 370
25% 370 Pts
Poor: 55%
This bench: 73.8%
Great: 78%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3060-Ti-$400
Gigabyte(1458 405A) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 460.79
Performing below potential (68th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
132% Outstanding
Lighting 182
Reflection 169
Parallax 161
147% 171 fps
MRender 187
Gravity 134
Splatting 113
115% 145 fps
Poor: 113%
This bench: 132%
Great: 141%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX500 500GB-$58
158GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M3CR023
SusWrite @10s intervals: 224 230 223 223 230 231 MB/s
Performing below potential (6th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
76.3% Very good
Read 225
Write 225
Mixed 205
SusWrite 227
50% 220 MB/s
4K Read 29.4
4K Write 74.7
4K Mixed 45.9
143% 50 MB/s
DQ Read 183
DQ Write 192
DQ Mixed 177
136% 184 MB/s
Poor: 75%
This bench: 76.3%
Great: 125%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$39
537GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 163 164 165 165 166 168 MB/s
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
94.4% Outstanding
Read 164
Write 161
Mixed 78.6
SusWrite 165
104% 142 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.8
148% 1 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 94.4%
Great: 113%
Adata HV300 1TB
35GB free
Firmware: 0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 13 14 34 15 59 71 MB/s
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
29.2% Poor
Read 67.5
Write 13.7
Mixed 20.5
SusWrite 34.2
25% 34 MB/s
4K Read 0.3
4K Write 0.4
4K Mixed 0.3
53% 0.33 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 29.2%
Great: 77%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston 99U5471-066.A00LF Transcend JM1600KLH-8G 16GB
1600, 1600 MHz
8192, 8192 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
56.8% Above average
MC Read 19.7
MC Write 21.6
MC Mixed 17.6
56% 19.6 GB/s
SC Read 15.6
SC Write 18.2
SC Mixed 19.1
50% 17.6 GB/s
Latency 71.4
56% 71.4 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 56.8%
Great: 57%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-H81M-DS2 Builds (Compare 4,697 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 6%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 64%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 5%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-H81M-DS2 - $51

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $195
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