Gigabyte GA-B250M-DS3H

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (75th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 25 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 83.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics51.5% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
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 VersionAlthough Windows 10 is not the most recent version of Windows, it remains a great option.
High background CPU (21%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
15 months ago, 15 months ago.
SystemGigabyte B250M-DS3H
MotherboardGigabyte GA-B250M-DS3H  (all builds)
Memory2.4 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit kleuren
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161103
Uptime1.8 Days
Run DateNov 26 '22 at 13:20
Run Duration172 Seconds
Run User NLD-User
Background CPU 21%
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 PC Performing above expectations (75th percentile)

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

Processor BenchNormalHeavyServer
Intel Core i7-7700-$167
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
83.7% Excellent
Memory 91.4
1-Core 121
2-Core 217
82% 143 Pts
4-Core 410
8-Core 632
64% 521 Pts
64-Core 641
40% 641 Pts
Poor: 63%
This bench: 83.7%
Great: 84%
Graphics Card Bench3D DX93D DX103D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-3GB-$119
Nvidia(10DE 11C2) 3GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 516.94
Performing below potential (62nd percentile) - Disable monitor sync before benchmarking (64 fps cap detected)
51.5% Above average
Lighting 63.6
Reflection 65
Parallax 58.9
52% 62.5 fps
MRender 63.9
Gravity 65
Splatting 59.2
51% 62.7 fps
Poor: 48%
This bench: 51.5%
Great: 56%
Drives BenchSequentialRandom 4kDeep queue 4k
Intel 600p Series NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB-$89
45GB free (System drive)
Firmware: PSF100C Max speed: PCIe 16,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential test incomplete
Read 783
Write 521
Mixed 533
136% 612 MB/s
4K Read 23.7
4K Write 33.9
4K Mixed 27.4
89% 28.3 MB/s
DQ Read 275
DQ Write 96.3
DQ Mixed 180
134% 184 MB/s
Poor: 79% Great: 157%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$64
1TB free
Firmware: CC26
Relative performance n/a - sequential test incomplete
Read 193
Write 151
Mixed 78.5
104% 141 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.9
155% 1 MB/s
Poor: 63% Great: 114%
WD Elements 2TB
846GB free, PID 10b8
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Relative performance n/a - sequential test incomplete
Read 92.9
Write 90.1
Mixed 52
97% 78.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.7
80% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 11% Great: 44%
USB DISK 2.0 32GB
18GB free, PID 4100
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Relative performance n/a - sequential test incomplete
Read 24
Write 18.1
Mixed 22.9
27% 21.7 MB/s
4K Read 4.1
4K Write 1
4K Mixed 1.4
97% 2.17 MB/s
Poor: 3% Great: 11%
Memory Kit BenchMulti coreSingle coreLatency
Crucial CT8G4DFS824A.C8FBR1 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
39.8% Below average
MC Read 15.4
MC Write 13.1
MC Mixed 10.7
37% 13.1 GB/s
SC Read 11.8
SC Write 12.7
SC Mixed 11.6
34% 12 GB/s
Latency 65.1
62% 65.1 ns
Poor: 27%
This bench: 39.8%
Great: 46%

 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 4,526 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings
Gaming
Gaming 25%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 21%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-B250M-DS3H - $343

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 94% - Outstanding Total price: $585
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