Gigabyte GA-B85M-DS3H-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 9%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 70%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 9%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (60th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 40 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 very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 75.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics3.13% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive101% 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.
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.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-B85M-DS3H-A  (all builds)
Memory12.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170623
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 29 '21 at 09:58
Run Duration353 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing as expected (60th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-4590-$145
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
75.8% Very good
Memory 84.5
1-Core 105
2-Core 207
77% 132 Pts
4-Core 387
8-Core 398
53% 392 Pts
64-Core 395
26% 395 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 75.8%
Great: 81%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce GT 730
MSI(1462 8A9F) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 700 MHz, MLim: 250 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 391.35
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
3.13% Terrible
Lighting 3.7
Reflection 4.5
Parallax 1.2
3% 3.13 fps
MRender 4
Gravity 4.1
Splatting 3.3
3% 3.8 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 3.13%
Great: 7%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$50
142GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 328 228 224 220 218 220 MB/s
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
101% Outstanding
Read 494
Write 454
Mixed 395
SusWrite 240
89% 396 MB/s
4K Read 44
4K Write 66.9
4K Mixed 49.6
166% 53.5 MB/s
DQ Read 332
DQ Write 324
DQ Mixed 261
214% 306 MB/s
Poor: 82%
This bench: 101%
Great: 124%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2018)-$45
1TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 176 175 176 174 181 181 MB/s
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
90% Outstanding
Read 137
Write 115
Mixed 80.9
SusWrite 177
94% 128 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 0.6
4K Mixed 0
40% 0.43 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 90%
Great: 107%
WD Green 2TB (2011)-$100
1.5TB free
Firmware: AB50
SusWrite @10s intervals: 93 95 95 94 97 96 MB/s
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
53.3% Above average
Read 90.6
Write 82.7
Mixed 63.4
SusWrite 94.9
61% 82.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.7
139% 1 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 53.3%
Great: 68%
Seagate Expansion Desk 4TB
3.5TB free
Firmware: 0911
SusWrite @10s intervals: 183 193 188 188 190 193 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
98.9% Outstanding
Read 154
Write 167
Mixed 148
SusWrite 189
122% 164 MB/s
4K Read 3.8
4K Write 4.7
4K Mixed 0.9
345% 3.13 MB/s
Poor: 16%
This bench: 98.9%
Great: 97%
TOSHIBA External USB 3.0 3TB
2TB free, PID 0110
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 143 149 145 147 150 148 MB/s
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
59.4% Above average
Read 144
Write 144
Mixed 36.7
SusWrite 147
156% 118 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.5
91% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 59.4%
Great: 63%
Samsung D3 Station 3TB
516GB free, PID 6124
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 159 164 162 162 161 166 MB/s
Performing above expectations (60th percentile)
63.7% Good
Read 156
Write 131
Mixed 76.3
SusWrite 162
174% 131 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.9
95% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 63.7%
Great: 79%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown CMX8GX3M2B1600C9 0215 CMX8GX3M2A1600C9 0215 CMX8GX3M2B1600C9 0215 CMX8GX3M2A1600C9 16GB
1600, 1600, 1600, 1600 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
62.3% Good
MC Read 22.2
MC Write 23.1
MC Mixed 20.2
62% 21.8 GB/s
SC Read 16.9
SC Write 19.6
SC Mixed 19.8
54% 18.8 GB/s
Latency 72.6
55% 72.6 ns
Poor: 47%
This bench: 62.3%
Great: 63%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 24: 3R 3G 0B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
24% 6% 105 42 32 60 27" 1920 1080 SAM0B67 S27D390
History: Score 6: 0R 1G 3B | Score 20: 4R 0G 0B | Score 4: 0R 1G 1B | Score 24: 3R 3G 0B
Typical GA-B85M-DS3H-A Builds (Compare 1,860 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 8%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 8%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-B85M-DS3H-A

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 68% - Good Total price: $182
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