Gigabyte GA-B85M-DS3H-A

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 37%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 55%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 29%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (71st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 29 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 78.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very 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 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.
Memory6GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 6GB 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 (22%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardGigabyte GA-B85M-DS3H-A  (all builds)
Memory4.3 GB free of 6 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150810
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 02 '18 at 03:09
Run Duration87 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 22%

 PC Performing above expectations (71st 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 i5-4590-$244
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
78.2% Very good
SC Int 106
SC Float 109
SC Mixed 107
86% 107 Pts
QC Int 381
QC Float 403
QC Mixed 408
90% 397 Pts
MC Int 412
MC Float 410
MC Mixed 408
62% 410 Pts
Poor: 57%
This bench: 78.2%
Great: 80%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD HD 7870-$203
XFX(1682 3251) 2GB
CLim: 1000 MHz, MLim: 1200 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 17.1.1
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
34.3% Below average
Lighting 107
Reflection 83.6
Parallax 138
36% 109 fps
MRender 58.8
Gravity 89.2
Splatting 84.3
33% 77.4 fps
Poor: 32%
This bench: 34.3%
Great: 39%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate Desktop SSHD 1TB-$89
911GB free
Firmware: CC43 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
106% Outstanding
Read 195
Write 174
Mixed 159
132% 176 MB/s
4K Read 0.52
4K Write 1.61
4K Mixed 0.19
72% 0.77 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 106%
Great: 105%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Micron 8JTF25664AZ-1G6M1 Elpida EBJ20UF8BDW0-GN-F 8JTF25664AZ-1G6M1 6GB
1600, 1600, 1600 MHz
2048, 2048, 2048 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
58.7% Above average
MC Read 20.8
MC Write 22.2
MC Mixed 17.7
58% 20.2 GB/s
SC Read 15.3
SC Write 19.9
SC Mixed 17.7
50% 17.6 GB/s
Latency 63.2
63% 63.2 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 58.7%
Great: 59%
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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-DS3H-A Builds (Compare 1,745 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 15%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 59%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 37%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-B85M-DS3H-A

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 82% - Excellent Total price: $291
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