Gigabyte GA-B85M-HD3

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 28%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 43%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 26%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (49th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 51 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 42.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics32.3% 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.
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.
Run History
6 months ago, 4 months ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-B85M-HD3  (all builds)
Memory5.7 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1360 x 768 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130712
Uptime0.8 Days
Run DateApr 24 '19 at 16:44
Run Duration125 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing as expected (49th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i5-4440-$228
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
42.9% Average
1-Core 93.3
2-Core 178
64% 136 Pts
4-Core 230
8-Core 345
37% 288 Pts
64-Core 319
21% 319 Pts
Poor: 36%
This bench: 42.9%
Great: 58%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 960-$198
MSI(1462 3201) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1392 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 430.39
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
32.3% Below average
Lighting 132
Reflection 110
Parallax 123
34% 122 fps
MRender 82.7
Gravity 118
Splatting 79.4
30% 93.5 fps
Poor: 30%
This bench: 32.3%
Great: 36%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Toshiba DT01ACA100 1TB-$32
287GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MS2OA750
SusWrite @10s intervals: 91 77 61 73 89 86 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
51.6% Above average
Read 100
Write 114
Mixed 32.8
SusWrite 79.4
59% 81.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.7
134% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 38%
This bench: 51.6%
Great: 106%
Seagate ST3250410AS 250GB-$97
32GB free
Firmware: 4.AAA
SusWrite @10s intervals: 94 94 93 93 93 96 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
54.5% Above average
Read 96
Write 70.5
Mixed 47.8
SusWrite 94
56% 77.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.9
151% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 54.5%
Great: 56%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown CT51264BA160BJ.C8F 8GB
1600, 1600 MHz
4096, 4096 MB
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
52.6% Above average
MC Read 18.8
MC Write 19.2
MC Mixed 16.3
52% 18.1 GB/s
SC Read 14.5
SC Write 17.2
SC Mixed 14.9
44% 15.5 GB/s
Latency 68.3
58% 68.3 ns
Poor: 21%
This bench: 52.6%
Great: 56%
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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-HD3 Builds (Compare 2,854 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 50%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 27%
Raft

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-B85M-HD3 - $100

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 47% - Average Total price: $361
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