Gigabyte GA-H81M-HD3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 6%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 58%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 5%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (29th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 71 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 a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 63.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics2.68% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive87.3% 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.
High background CPU (30%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-H81M-HD3  (all builds)
Memory2.7 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150811
Uptime4.7 Days
Run DateDec 29 '20 at 06:21
Run Duration142 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 30%

 PC Performing below expectations (29th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Xeon E3-1226 v3-$256
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
63.5% Good
Memory 75.6
1-Core 77.3
2-Core 167
63% 107 Pts
4-Core 295
8-Core 318
41% 306 Pts
64-Core 310
21% 310 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 63.5%
Great: 81%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD Graphics P4600
Gigabyte(1458 D000) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 20.19.15.4531
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
2.68% Terrible
Lighting 3.6
Reflection 2.6
Parallax 6.1
3% 4.1 fps
MRender 6.2
Gravity 2.4
Splatting 3.9
2% 4.17 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 2.68%
Great: 3%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
PNY CS2211 480GB-$250
182GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CS221016
SusWrite @10s intervals: 250 381 348 305 425 308 MB/s
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
87.3% Excellent
Read 441
Write 411
Mixed 337
SusWrite 336
86% 381 MB/s
4K Read 23.9
4K Write 63.5
4K Mixed 31.2
110% 39.5 MB/s
DQ Read 354
DQ Write 330
DQ Mixed 190
184% 291 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 87.3%
Great: 113%
PNY SSD2SC240G1CS2754D117-488 240GB
143GB free
Firmware: CS211101
SusWrite @10s intervals: 288 289 289 289 294 293 MB/s
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
79.9% Very good
Read 459
Write 294
Mixed 275
SusWrite 290
74% 330 MB/s
4K Read 20
4K Write 66.4
4K Mixed 28.3
102% 38.2 MB/s
DQ Read 279
DQ Write 281
DQ Mixed 181
163% 247 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 79.9%
Great: 96%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL RipjawsX DDR3 2400 C11 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
36% Below average
MC Read 13.7
MC Write 13.4
MC Mixed 12.2
37% 13.1 GB/s
SC Read 4.5
SC Write 7
SC Mixed 8
19% 6.5 GB/s
Latency 89.2
45% 89.2 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 36%
Great: 84%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-H81M-HD3 Builds (Compare 1,434 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 8%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 65%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 7%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-H81M-HD3 - $79

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 74% - Very good Total price: $240
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