Gigabyte GA-B250M-DS3H

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 42%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 50%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (66th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 34 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 94.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics37.3% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive60.1% 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.
SystemGigabyte B250M-DS3H
MotherboardGigabyte GA-B250M-DS3H  (all builds)
Memory13 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170707
Uptime4.7 Days
Run DateJan 13 '18 at 09:59
Run Duration156 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing above expectations (66th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i5-7600K-$251
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
94.7% Outstanding
SC Int 125
SC Float 132
SC Mixed 128
102% 128 Pts
QC Int 484
QC Float 508
QC Mixed 496
112% 496 Pts
MC Int 485
MC Float 512
MC Mixed 496
74% 497 Pts
Poor: 72%
This bench: 94.7%
Great: 109%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-$120
CLim: 2126 MHz, MLim: 1902 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 390.65
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
37.3% Below average
Lighting 113
Reflection 74.4
Parallax 123
36% 103 fps
MRender 83.6
Gravity 104
Splatting 79.7
38% 89.2 fps
Poor: 31%
This bench: 37.3%
Great: 37%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial BX200 240GB-$62
19GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU02.6 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
60.1% Good
Read 472
Write 241
Mixed 267
72% 327 MB/s
4K Read 22
4K Write 32
4K Mixed 18.1
73% 24 MB/s
DQ Read 22.4
DQ Write 170
DQ Mixed 18.1
37% 70.2 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 60.1%
Great: 94%
Toshiba MQ01ABD100 1TB-$47
644GB free
Firmware: AX0R2J Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
52.6% Above average
Read 93.2
Write 90
Mixed 92.8
69% 92 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.26
4K Mixed 0.2
67% 0.65 MB/s
Poor: 23%
This bench: 52.6%
Great: 62%
SanDisk Ultra USB 3.0 32GB-$11
28GB free, PID 5581
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
36.4% Below average
Read 147
Write 37.2
Mixed 59.4
84% 81.2 MB/s
4K Read 5.51
4K Write 1.87
4K Mixed 0.53
102% 2.64 MB/s
Poor: 11%
This bench: 36.4%
Great: 38%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial CT8G4DFS824A.C8FDD1 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing as expected (60th percentile)
78.6% Very good
MC Read 29.8
MC Write 31
MC Mixed 23.2
80% 28 GB/s
SC Read 17.6
SC Write 28.4
SC Mixed 22
65% 22.7 GB/s
Latency 63.9
63% 63.9 ns
Poor: 45%
This bench: 78.6%
Great: 89%
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 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 7,651 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 41%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-B250M-DS3H - $61

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 82% - Excellent Total price: $586
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