Gigabyte GA-B85M-HD3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 45%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 64%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (59th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 41 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 74.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics44.2% 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 Drive44.8% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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 (15%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-B85M-HD3  (all builds)
Memory2.8 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1600 x 900 - 32 Bit colors, 1366 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150813
Uptime3.2 Days
Run DateJan 19 '17 at 19:37
Run Duration183 Seconds
Run User MEX-User
Background CPU 15%

 PC Performing as expected (59th 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 i7-4790-$305
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
74.5% Very good
SC Int 106
SC Float 107
SC Mixed 106
85% 106 Pts
QC Int 360
QC Float 370
QC Mixed 362
82% 364 Pts
MC Int 544
MC Float 579
MC Mixed 568
84% 564 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 74.5%
Great: 85%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 960-$213
Gigabyte(1458 36EE) ≥ 4GB
MaxC: 1506 MHz, MaxM: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 376.19
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
44.2% Average
Lighting 152
Reflection 123
Parallax 133
43% 136 fps
MRender 82.2
Gravity 129
Splatting 87.3
43% 99.6 fps
Poor: 35%
This bench: 44.2%
Great: 45%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Corsair Force LS 60GB-$57
11GB free
Firmware: S8FM08.1 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
44.8% Average
Read 500
Write 35.5
Mixed 117
46% 217 MB/s
4K Read 22.7
4K Write 46.3
4K Mixed 9.81
71% 26.3 MB/s
DQ Read 23.3
DQ Write 72.5
DQ Mixed 9.73
18% 35.2 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 44.8%
Great: 56%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$46
606GB free
Firmware: CC43 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
84.6% Excellent
Read 155
Write 140
Mixed 141
109% 145 MB/s
4K Read 0.59
4K Write 1.82
4K Mixed 0.22
82% 0.88 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 84.6%
Great: 107%
Seagate Video SV35.6 Series 2TB-$71
569GB free
Firmware: CV13 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
109% Outstanding
Read 183
Write 197
Mixed 172
138% 184 MB/s
4K Read 1.03
4K Write 1.17
4K Mixed 0.19
86% 0.8 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 109%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LP DDR3 1600 C11 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
53.6% Above average
MC Read 19.8
MC Write 19.3
MC Mixed 16.4
53% 18.5 GB/s
SC Read 13.2
SC Write 17.9
SC Mixed 15.7
45% 15.6 GB/s
Latency 67.4
59% 67.4 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 53.6%
Great: 61%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-B85M-HD3 Builds (Compare 835 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 15%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 50%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 30%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-B85M-HD3 - $100

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 60% - Good Total price: $424
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