Gigabyte GA-B85-HD3

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 69.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Boot Drive59% 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 (13%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-B85-HD3  (all builds)
Memory5.9 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140704
Uptime0.6 Days
Run DateApr 15 '17 at 01:07
Run Duration175 Seconds
Run User SVK-User
Background CPU 13%

 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 Core i5-4460-$181
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
69.4% Good
SC Int 94.2
SC Float 92.9
SC Mixed 92.9
75% 93.3 Pts
QC Int 368
QC Float 370
QC Mixed 364
83% 367 Pts
MC Int 374
MC Float 371
MC Mixed 364
56% 370 Pts
Poor: 51%
This bench: 69.4%
Great: 71%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$275
MaxC: 1679 MHz, MaxM: 2027 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 378.92
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Poor: 53% Great: 73%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel 535 Series 240GB-$131
93GB free
Firmware: RG21 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
82.7% Excellent
Read 497
Write 237
Mixed 311
77% 348 MB/s
4K Read 37.1
4K Write 103
4K Mixed 16.7
132% 52.4 MB/s
DQ Read 264
DQ Write 214
DQ Mixed 12.2
71% 163 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 82.7%
Great: 86%
HyperX Fury 120GB-$55
75GB free
Firmware: 603ABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
59% Above average
Read 447
Write 113
Mixed 153
51% 238 MB/s
4K Read 24.3
4K Write 104
4K Mixed 13
108% 47.1 MB/s
DQ Read 24.8
DQ Write 119
DQ Mixed 32
36% 58.6 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 59%
Great: 66%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$50
931GB free
Firmware: CC43 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 191
Write 190
Mixed 168
137% 183 MB/s
4K Read 1.09
4K Write 1.42
4K Mixed 0.31
106% 0.94 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 109%
Great: 109%
WD Green 1TB (2009)-$55
799GB free
Firmware: 01.00A01 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
53.2% Above average
Read 98.2
Write 86.9
Mixed 83.6
67% 89.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.63
4K Write 2.03
4K Mixed 0.35
103% 1 MB/s
Poor: 29%
This bench: 53.2%
Great: 57%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance DDR3 1600 C9 2x4GB-$65
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing below potential (12th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
35.2% Below average
MC Read 11.3
MC Write 11.6
MC Mixed 10.1
31% 11 GB/s
SC Read 11
SC Write 11.6
SC Mixed 11
32% 11.2 GB/s
Latency 59.5
67% 59.5 ns
Poor: 28%
This bench: 35.2%
Great: 63%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 15%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 50%
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Workstation
Workstation 30%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-B85-HD3 - $89

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 60% - Good Total price: $415
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