Gigabyte GA-H81M-S2H

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 42%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 26%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (24th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 76 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 an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including moderate gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 51.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics4.34% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (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.
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.
Very high background CPU (35%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-H81M-S2H  (all builds)
Memory3.9 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140819
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 03 '17 at 21:49
Run Duration95 Seconds
Run User LTU-User
Background CPU 35%

 PC Performing below expectations (24th 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-$188
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
51.4% Above average
SC Int 78.8
SC Float 83.5
SC Mixed 85.5
66% 82.6 Pts
QC Int 256
QC Float 178
QC Mixed 236
51% 223 Pts
MC Int 292
MC Float 300
MC Mixed 311
45% 301 Pts
Poor: 49%
This bench: 51.4%
Great: 72%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 4600 (Desktop 1.25 GHz)-$15
Gigabyte(1458 D000) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 20.19.15.4703
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
4.34% Terrible
Lighting 10.4
Reflection 14.2
Parallax 16.3
4% 13.6 fps
MRender 13.2
Gravity 6.4
Splatting 16.3
5% 12 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 4.34%
Great: 6%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate Video SV35.6 Series 1TB-$50
403GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CV26 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
73.1% Very good
Read 171
Write 84.1
Mixed 89.8
86% 115 MB/s
4K Read 0.27
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.14
57% 0.67 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 73.1%
Great: 110%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 1600 C10 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
44.8% Average
MC Read 15.7
MC Write 17
MC Mixed 15.6
46% 16.1 GB/s
SC Read 8.4
SC Write 9.8
SC Mixed 11
28% 9.73 GB/s
Latency 77.7
52% 77.7 ns
Poor: 30%
This bench: 44.8%
Great: 60%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-H81M-S2H Builds (Compare 2,145 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 40%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 52%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-H81M-S2H

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 66% - Good Total price: $443
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