Gigabyte GA-H81M-S

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 39%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 17%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (46th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 54 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 45.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics1.47% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (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.
Memory6GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 6GB 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
3 months ago, 3 months ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-H81M-S  (all builds)
Memory4.1 GB free of 6 GB @ 1.4 GHz
Display1600 x 900 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150819
Uptime2.6 Days
Run DateSep 30 '19 at 08:15
Run Duration139 Seconds
Run User IND-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing as expected (46th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Pentium G3240-$43
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
45.2% Average
1-Core 90.8
2-Core 178
64% 134 Pts
4-Core 181
8-Core 179
25% 180 Pts
64-Core 181
12% 181 Pts
Poor: 27%
This bench: 45.2%
Great: 45%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD Graphics (G4 Pentium/Celeron 1.05/1.15 GHz)
Gigabyte(1458 D000) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 20.19.15.4624
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
1.47% Terrible
Lighting 7.8
Reflection 8.8
Parallax 10.2
2% 8.93 fps
MRender 9.9
Gravity 3.4
Splatting 10.1
2% 7.8 fps
Poor: 1%
This bench: 1.47%
Great: 2%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate ST380215AS 80GB-$45
25GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3.AAD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 11 23 22 30 35 39 MB/s
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
24.3% Poor
Read 57.9
Write 56.5
Mixed 35.5
SusWrite 26.5
33% 44.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.9
151% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 8%
This bench: 24.3%
Great: 42%
WD Blue 500GB (2010)-$32
458GB free
Firmware: 17.01H17
SusWrite @10s intervals: 32 56 51 49 61 66 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
19.4% Very poor
Read 15.1
Write 14.7
Mixed 2
SusWrite 52.6
15% 21.1 MB/s
4K Read 0
4K Write 0.3
4K Mixed 0
6% 0.1 MB/s
Poor: 25%
This bench: 19.4%
Great: 70%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown EWB4GB681PAE-16IC 0112 78.A1GK2.4000C 6GB
1400, 1400 MHz
4096, 2048 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
41.4% Average
MC Read 13.6
MC Write 14.8
MC Mixed 12.3
39% 13.6 GB/s
SC Read 11.6
SC Write 15.5
SC Mixed 13.2
38% 13.4 GB/s
Latency 68.5
58% 68.5 ns
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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-S Builds (Compare 2,649 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 45%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 17%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-H81M-S

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 52% - Above average Total price: $171
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