Gigabyte GA-B250M-DS3H

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 43%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 23%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (66th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 34 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 44.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics3.55% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
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.
High background CPU (27%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemGigabyte B250M-DS3H
MotherboardGigabyte GA-B250M-DS3H  (all builds)
Memory5.6 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161124
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 17 '19 at 20:27
Run Duration143 Seconds
Run User BEL-User
Background CPU 27%

 PC Performing above expectations (66th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Pentium G4560-$70
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
44.9% Average
1-Core 98
2-Core 161
63% 129 Pts
4-Core 284
8-Core 248
37% 266 Pts
64-Core 288
19% 288 Pts
Poor: 31%
This bench: 44.9%
Great: 48%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 610 (Desktop Kaby Lake)
Gigabyte(1458 D000) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 25.20.100.6323
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
3.55% Terrible
Lighting 10.8
Reflection 14.9
Parallax 12.3
3% 12.7 fps
MRender 14.7
Gravity 10.3
Splatting 22.5
4% 15.8 fps
Poor: 2%
This bench: 3.55%
Great: 4%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk SSD Plus 240GB-$34
14GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z32080RL
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
Read 162
Write 238
Mixed 9.4
30% 137 MB/s
4K Read 5.5
4K Write 59.4
4K Mixed 16.1
60% 27 MB/s
DQ Read 160
DQ Write 172
DQ Mixed 17.3
54% 116 MB/s
Poor: 34% Great: 86%
Toshiba MK5061GSYN 500GB-$75
117GB free
Firmware: MH000C
SusWrite @10s intervals: 86 90 89 92 91 91 MB/s
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
42.6% Average
Read 58.5
Write 59.2
Mixed 28.2
SusWrite 89.9
43% 58.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.5
106% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 16%
This bench: 42.6%
Great: 57%
WD WD1001FAES-60Z2A0 1TB
823GB free
Firmware: 05.01D05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 127 127 130 130 129 128 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
74.6% Very good
Read 131
Write 129
Mixed 106
SusWrite 128
91% 124 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.9
199% 1.5 MB/s
Poor: 24%
This bench: 74.6%
Great: 75%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2400 C16 2x4GB-$45
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (28th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
73.4% Very good
MC Read 26
MC Write 29.9
MC Mixed 22.4
75% 26.1 GB/s
SC Read 16
SC Write 29.2
SC Mixed 22.1
64% 22.4 GB/s
Latency 77.3
52% 77.3 ns
Poor: 53%
This bench: 73.4%
Great: 90%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-B250M-DS3H-CF Builds (Compare 12,363 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 33%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 34%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-B250M-DS3H - $156

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 53% - Above average Total price: $604
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