Gigabyte GA-B250M-DS3H

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 37%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 63%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 37%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (73rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 27 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 66.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics34.3% 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 Drive84.2% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (16%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemGigabyte B250M-DS3H
MotherboardGigabyte GA-B250M-DS3H  (all builds)
Memory4 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180110
Uptime2.9 Days
Run DateSep 08 '18 at 23:42
Run Duration195 Seconds
Run User RUS-User
Background CPU 16%

 PC Performing above expectations (73rd 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 i5-7400-$160
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
66.3% Good
SC Int 90.9
SC Float 99.7
SC Mixed 94.3
76% 95 Pts
QC Int 327
QC Float 364
QC Mixed 339
78% 343 Pts
MC Int 317
MC Float 348
MC Mixed 346
50% 337 Pts
Poor: 54%
This bench: 66.3%
Great: 78%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-$124
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
34.3% Below average
Lighting 105
Reflection 66.3
Parallax 103
32% 91.2 fps
MRender 77.6
Gravity 98.7
Splatting 74.3
36% 83.5 fps
Poor: 30%
This bench: 34.3%
Great: 37%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
PNY SSD2SC120G1CS1754D117-551 120GB
68GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CS111101
SusWrite @10s intervals: 242 205 283 288 222 223 MB/s
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
84.2% Excellent
Read 386
Write 293
Mixed 260
SusWrite 244
66% 296 MB/s
4K Read 24.8
4K Write 92.7
4K Mixed 37.1
134% 51.5 MB/s
DQ Read 273
DQ Write 285
DQ Mixed 177
161% 245 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 84.2%
Great: 90%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 500GB-$24
465GB free
Firmware: JC4B
SusWrite @10s intervals: 130 129 131 131 128 132 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
73.2% Very good
Read 125
Write 124
Mixed 69.7
SusWrite 130
82% 112 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 1
179% 1.27 MB/s
Poor: 27%
This bench: 73.2%
Great: 79%
WD Blue 3TB (2015)-$90
2.5TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 161 162 169 167 168 166 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
98% Outstanding
Read 176
Write 172
Mixed 93
SusWrite 165
111% 152 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 1
201% 1.53 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 98%
Great: 98%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$39
930GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 183 181 183 184 183 185 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
109% Outstanding
Read 197
Write 174
Mixed 88.5
SusWrite 183
118% 161 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 1.1
226% 1.7 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 109%
Great: 107%
HGST Travelstar 5K1000 2.5" 750GB-$130
674GB free
Firmware: JA2OA710
SusWrite @10s intervals: 96 96 97 96 97 97 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
53.2% Above average
Read 88.8
Write 84.8
Mixed 32
SusWrite 96.4
55% 75.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.6
117% 0.9 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 53.2%
Great: 55%
WD My Passport 25E2 4TB
3.5TB free, PID 25e2
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 110 107 109 110 109 109 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
67.6% Good
Read 122
Write 107
Mixed 76
SusWrite 109
138% 104 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 8.4
4K Mixed 0.8
318% 3.5 MB/s
DQ Read 0.4
DQ Write 10.8
DQ Mixed 0.6
389% 3.93 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 67.6%
Great: 63%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial CT8G4DFS824A.C8FBD1 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
37.1% Below average
MC Read 14.4
MC Write 12
MC Mixed 10.7
35% 12.4 GB/s
SC Read 9.8
SC Write 11.3
SC Mixed 10.9
30% 10.7 GB/s
Latency 72.4
55% 72.4 ns
Poor: 30%
This bench: 37.1%
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-DS3H-CF Builds (Compare 7,626 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 - $64

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $572
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