Gigabyte GA-B550M DS3H

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (50th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 50 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 80.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics72.4% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive91% 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.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Sub-optimal background CPU (12%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-B550M DS3H  (all builds)
Memory10.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200820
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 03 '21 at 23:58
Run Duration211 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 12%
Watch Gameplay: 1660S + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing as expected (50th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 3600-$270
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
80.3% Excellent
Memory 70.8
1-Core 134
2-Core 265
86% 157 Pts
4-Core 482
8-Core 806
81% 644 Pts
64-Core 1,062
71% 1,062 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 80.3%
Great: 91%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super)-$240
CLim: 2130 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 461.40
Performing below potential (78th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
72.4% Very good
Lighting 92.5
Reflection 89.1
Parallax 84.3
75% 88.6 fps
MRender 114
Gravity 81.4
Splatting 73.3
70% 89.7 fps
Poor: 65%
This bench: 72.4%
Great: 76%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$75
128GB free
Firmware: 2B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 2,513
Write 2,335
Mixed 1,520
472% 2,123 MB/s
4K Read 67.6
4K Write 189
4K Mixed 95.7
325% 117 MB/s
DQ Read 1,360
DQ Write 1,292
DQ Mixed 1,308
987% 1,320 MB/s
Poor: 188% Great: 321%
SK hynix SH920 2.5 7MM 512GB
236GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 10104L00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 330 399 386 314 401 306 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
91% Outstanding
Read 484
Write 387
Mixed 337
SusWrite 356
88% 391 MB/s
4K Read 21.8
4K Write 85.2
4K Mixed 29.3
116% 45.4 MB/s
DQ Read 354
DQ Write 302
DQ Mixed 243
205% 300 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 91%
Great: 91%
WD My Passport 25E2 3TB
2TB free, PID 25e2
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 36 37 37 37 37 37 MB/s
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
29.1% Poor
Read 37
Write 37.2
Mixed 30
SusWrite 37
48% 35.3 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 5
4K Mixed 0.6
195% 2.3 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 29.1%
Great: 62%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$78
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
67.9% Good
MC Read 28.7
MC Write 18
MC Mixed 26.2
69% 24.3 GB/s
SC Read 20.8
SC Write 18
SC Mixed 25.2
61% 21.3 GB/s
Latency 99.6
40% 99.6 ns
Poor: 61%
This bench: 67.9%
Great: 108%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-B550M DS3H Builds (Compare 8,369 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 65%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 62%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-B550M DS3H

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 80% - Excellent Total price: $682
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