Gigabyte GA-B250M-Gaming 3-CF

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 51%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 52%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 31%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (62nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 38 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 62.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics56.3% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 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)
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.
High background CPU (28%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
9 months ago, 9 months ago.
SystemGigabyte B250M-Gaming 3
MotherboardGigabyte GA-B250M-Gaming 3-CF  (all builds)
Memory5.4 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1024 x 768 - 32 Bit cores, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit cores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170706
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 14 '18 at 18:59
Run Duration87 Seconds
Run User BRA-User
Background CPU 28%

 PC Performing above expectations (62nd 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 Pentium G4560-$75
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
62.6% Good
SC Int 106
SC Float 105
SC Mixed 108
85% 107 Pts
QC Int 269
QC Float 305
QC Mixed 290
65% 288 Pts
MC Int 268
MC Float 305
MC Mixed 290
43% 288 Pts
Poor: 44%
This bench: 62.6%
Great: 63%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 470-$208
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 22.19.659.0
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
56.3% Above average
Lighting 153
Reflection 164
Parallax 215
54% 177 fps
MRender 136
Gravity 150
Splatting 120
58% 135 fps
Poor: 44%
This bench: 56.3%
Great: 64%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$40
113GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CC43 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
83.1% Excellent
Read 158
Write 132
Mixed 124
104% 138 MB/s
4K Read 0.51
4K Write 1.63
4K Mixed 0.28
83% 0.81 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 83.1%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX 2400 C15 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
44.2% Average
MC Read 16.1
MC Write 15.2
MC Mixed 11.8
41% 14.4 GB/s
SC Read 13.8
SC Write 16.2
SC Mixed 13
41% 14.3 GB/s
Latency 60
67% 60 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 44.2%
Great: 47%
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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-Gaming 3-CF Builds (Compare 1,076 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 64%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 65%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-B250M-Gaming 3-CF

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 98% - Outstanding Total price: $473
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