Gigabyte GA-H81M-DS2

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 28%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 58%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 42%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (42nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 58 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 48.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics27.5% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 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 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.
Very high background CPU (32%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardGigabyte GA-H81M-DS2  (all builds)
Memory4.4 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150806
Uptime2.2 Days
Run DateSep 20 '19 at 10:08
Run Duration129 Seconds
Run User SGP-User
Background CPU 32%

 PC Performing as expected (42nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-4790-$175
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
48.7% Average
1-Core 89.6
2-Core 166
61% 128 Pts
4-Core 266
8-Core 585
52% 425 Pts
64-Core 539
36% 539 Pts
Poor: 54%
This bench: 48.7%
Great: 76%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-$129
Zotac(19DA 9454) 2GB
CLim: 2012 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 419.72
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
27.5% Poor
Lighting 106
Reflection 68.7
Parallax 103
27% 92.7 fps
MRender 80.2
Gravity 103
Splatting 77.2
28% 86.7 fps
Poor: 25%
This bench: 27.5%
Great: 29%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$107
289GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 319 381 327 335 331 335 MB/s
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
106% Outstanding
Read 466
Write 392
Mixed 353
SusWrite 338
87% 387 MB/s
4K Read 37.7
4K Write 93.3
4K Mixed 47
167% 59.3 MB/s
DQ Read 361
DQ Write 339
DQ Mixed 356
266% 352 MB/s
Poor: 80%
This bench: 106%
Great: 135%
Toshiba DT01ACA050 500GB-$27
220GB free
Firmware: MS1OA750
SusWrite @10s intervals: 142 147 129 149 149 149 MB/s
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
83.3% Excellent
Read 146
Write 146
Mixed 29
SusWrite 144
84% 116 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.7
150% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 83.3%
Great: 102%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M378B1G73QH0-CK0 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
27.5% Poor
MC Read 9.9
MC Write 10.2
MC Mixed 8.5
27% 9.53 GB/s
SC Read 7.1
SC Write 8.4
SC Mixed 6.8
21% 7.43 GB/s
Latency 121
33% 121 ns
Poor: 19%
This bench: 27.5%
Great: 34%
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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-DS2 Builds (Compare 5,300 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 48%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 18%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-H81M-DS2 - $51

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 44% - Average Total price: $307
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