Gigabyte GA-H55M-S2H

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 1%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 45%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 1%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (48th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 52 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including light gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 48.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
Graphics1.84% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load times.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (51%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-H55M-S2H  (all builds)
Memory3.7 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.5 GHz
Display1280 x 960 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20100212
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateFeb 28 '21 at 22:48
Run Duration199 Seconds
Run User AUT-User
Background CPU 51%

 PC Performing as expected (48th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i3 530-$98
Socket 1156, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.25 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
48.9% Average
Memory 69.6
1-Core 69.1
2-Core 120
54% 86.1 Pts
4-Core 166
8-Core 166
23% 166 Pts
64-Core 169
11% 169 Pts
Poor: 37%
This bench: 48.9%
Great: 51%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD Radeon R5 200
Sapphire(174B A004) 2GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.201.1151.1008
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
1.84% Terrible
Lighting 2.5
Reflection 3.3
Parallax 2.3
2% 2.7 fps
MRender 2.2
Gravity 2
Splatting 2
2% 2.07 fps
Poor: 2%
This bench: 1.84%
Great: 2%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue 160GB (2007)-$24
31GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 58.01D58
SusWrite @10s intervals: 5.2 6 5.8 5.9 6.5 6.4 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (0th percentile)
3.92% Terrible
Read 7.7
Write 7.2
Mixed 8.5
SusWrite 5.9
6% 7.32 MB/s
4K Read 0.1
4K Write 0.2
4K Mixed 0.1
19% 0.13 MB/s
Poor: 18%
This bench: 3.92%
Great: 58%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.10 320GB-$96
213GB free
Firmware: 3.AAK
SusWrite @10s intervals: 13 12 12 12 13 13 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
24.4% Poor
Read 71.8
Write 43.7
Mixed 42.7
SusWrite 12.7
32% 42.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.6
125% 1 MB/s
Poor: 18%
This bench: 24.4%
Great: 43%
Toshiba MK2565GSXV 250GB
167GB free
Firmware: GH011M
SusWrite @10s intervals: 61 61 64 65 66 66 MB/s
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
30.3% Below average
Read 41.3
Write 21.1
Mixed 30
SusWrite 63.9
29% 39.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.4
93% 0.8 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 30.3%
Great: 42%
Seagate ST3160812AS 160GB-$27
88GB free
Firmware: 3.AAD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 62 62 61 62 62 62 MB/s
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
35.5% Below average
Read 61.5
Write 34
Mixed 40.7
SusWrite 61.9
37% 49.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.9
153% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 35.5%
Great: 41%
Toshiba MQ01ABD032 320GB-$50
270GB free
Firmware: AX001F
SusWrite @10s intervals: 62 62 64 65 67 66 MB/s
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
43.3% Average
Read 86.6
Write 84.9
Mixed 31.8
SusWrite 64.3
49% 66.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.6
113% 0.83 MB/s
Poor: 16%
This bench: 43.3%
Great: 54%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 250GB-$30
202GB free
Firmware: CC38
SusWrite @10s intervals: 113 114 114 114 114 115 MB/s
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
60.2% Good
Read 95.8
Write 102
Mixed 53.7
SusWrite 114
67% 91.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.9
155% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 18%
This bench: 60.2%
Great: 70%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM
Performing below potential (32nd percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
29.1% Poor
MC Read 9.5
MC Write 8.8
MC Mixed 11.7
28% 10 GB/s
SC Read 8.1
SC Write 7
SC Mixed 7.6
22% 7.57 GB/s
Latency 102
39% 102 ns
Poor: 16%
This bench: 29.1%
Great: 62%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-H55M-S2H Builds (Compare 891 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 5%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 46%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 4%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-H55M-S2H

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 52% - Above average Total price: $97
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