Gigabyte GA-B250M-DS3H

Performance Results

Gaming 106%
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation 59%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (36th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 64 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 82.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics124% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive142% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (17%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemGigabyte B250M-DS3H
MotherboardGigabyte GA-B250M-DS3H  (all builds)
Memory11.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161103
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 11 '18 at 07:15
Run Duration117 Seconds
Run User CRI-User
Background CPU 17%

 PC Performing below expectations (36th 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 i5-7500-$195
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
82.8% Excellent
SC Int 105
SC Float 101
SC Mixed 109
84% 105 Pts
QC Int 427
QC Float 455
QC Mixed 438
100% 440 Pts
MC Int 418
MC Float 441
MC Mixed 431
64% 430 Pts
Poor: 68%
This bench: 82.8%
Great: 87%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$550
CLim: 2012 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 391.1
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
124% Outstanding
Lighting 402
Reflection 379
Parallax 400
124% 394 fps
MRender 223
Gravity 385
Splatting 236
123% 281 fps
Poor: 65%
This bench: 124%
Great: 143%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel 600p Series NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB-$126
67GB free
Firmware: PSF100C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
142% Outstanding
Read 1,362
Write 542
Mixed 766
195% 890 MB/s
4K Read 32.3
4K Write 122
4K Mixed 24.5
145% 59.5 MB/s
DQ Read 193
DQ Write 354
DQ Mixed 64
108% 204 MB/s
Poor: 106%
This bench: 142%
Great: 158%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$60
124GB free
Firmware: CC26 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
74.6% Very good
Read 134
Write 127
Mixed 130
98% 130 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.66
4K Mixed 0.14
64% 0.73 MB/s
Poor: 75%
This bench: 74.6%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2133 C13 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (23rd percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
68.3% Good
MC Read 25.6
MC Write 26.4
MC Mixed 20.6
69% 24.2 GB/s
SC Read 14.4
SC Write 23.9
SC Mixed 20.5
56% 19.6 GB/s
Latency 67.3
60% 67.3 ns
Poor: 61%
This bench: 68.3%
Great: 88%
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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 5,059 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 42%
Speed boat
Desktop 70%
Battle cruiser
Workstation 40%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-B250M-DS3H - $65

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 80% - Very good Total price: $595
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