Gigabyte GA-B85M-DS3H-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 50%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 41%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (56th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 44 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 73.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics49.2% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive106% 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.
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 (14%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardGigabyte GA-B85M-DS3H-A  (all builds)
Memory3.8 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1600 x 1200 - 32 Bit colors, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150810
Uptime3.3 Days
Run DateSep 09 '18 at 00:26
Run Duration138 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 14%

 PC Performing as expected (56th 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-$221
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (60th percentile)
73.6% Very good
SC Int 100
SC Float 100
SC Mixed 99.9
80% 100 Pts
QC Int 393
QC Float 382
QC Mixed 385
88% 387 Pts
MC Int 385
MC Float 384
MC Mixed 382
58% 384 Pts
Poor: 51%
This bench: 73.6%
Great: 79%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 480-$280
CLim: 1288 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 17.12.1
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
49.2% Average
Lighting 144
Reflection 175
Parallax 188
50% 169 fps
MRender 136
Gravity 97.5
Splatting 124
49% 119 fps
Poor: 48%
This bench: 49.2%
Great: 71%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 750 EVO 250GB-$164
113GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MAT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 266 111 99 100 100 93 MB/s
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
106% Outstanding
Read 498
Write 473
Mixed 323
SusWrite 128
79% 356 MB/s
4K Read 43.6
4K Write 115
4K Mixed 57.9
201% 72.1 MB/s
DQ Read 383
DQ Write 349
DQ Mixed 340
262% 357 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 106%
Great: 114%
Hitachi HDS724020ALE640 2TB
126GB free
Firmware: MJ6OA5K0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 99 99 97 98 100 101 MB/s
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
63.2% Good
Read 121
Write 119
Mixed 23.3
SusWrite 99.1
65% 90.5 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.8
171% 1.33 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 63.2%
Great: 88%
Hitachi HUS724030ALE641 3TB
2TB free
Firmware: MJ8OA5F0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 149 147 148 147 149 149 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
89.6% Excellent
Read 164
Write 161
Mixed 81.8
SusWrite 148
102% 139 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 0.7
156% 1.3 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 89.6%
Great: 90%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston 99U5584-005.A00LF 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
56.4% Above average
MC Read 20.4
MC Write 20.8
MC Mixed 17.5
56% 19.6 GB/s
SC Read 14.4
SC Write 18.4
SC Mixed 16.3
47% 16.4 GB/s
Latency 66.5
60% 66.5 ns
Poor: 28%
This bench: 56.4%
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 1,910 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 15%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 60%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 37%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-B85M-DS3H-A

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 87% - Excellent Total price: $282
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