Asrock Z68 Extreme3 Gen3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (58th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 42 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 74%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics63.4% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive82.2% 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 (20%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
6 days ago, 5 days ago.
MotherboardAsrock Z68 Extreme3 Gen3  (all builds)
Memory13 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20121212
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 10 '18 at 22:11
Run Duration127 Seconds
Run User SWE-User
Background CPU 20%

 PC Performing as expected (58th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i5-2500K-$246
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
74% Very good
SC Int 106
SC Float 105
SC Mixed 106
84% 106 Pts
QC Int 397
QC Float 385
QC Mixed 374
87% 386 Pts
MC Int 414
MC Float 418
MC Mixed 417
62% 416 Pts
Poor: 53%
This bench: 74%
Great: 89%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$370
CLim: 1455 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 398.36
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
63.4% Good
Lighting 188
Reflection 156
Parallax 213
61% 186 fps
MRender 150
Gravity 180
Splatting 124
65% 151 fps
Poor: 55%
This bench: 63.4%
Great: 72%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Pro 128GB-$190
40GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXM02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 386 407 396 252 298 392 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
82.2% Excellent
Read 501
Write 276
Mixed 266
SusWrite 355
78% 350 MB/s
4K Read 25.8
4K Write 49.2
4K Mixed 31.7
106% 35.6 MB/s
DQ Read 145
DQ Write 195
DQ Mixed 111
100% 150 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 82.2%
Great: 119%
Seagate Desktop SSHD 1TB-$123
444GB free
Firmware: CC41
SusWrite @10s intervals: 166 173 173 170 172 170 MB/s
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
96.3% Outstanding
Read 164
Write 142
Mixed 28
SusWrite 171
91% 126 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 5.2
4K Mixed 2.1
380% 2.83 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 96.3%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown F3-12800CL9-4GBXL 8502 1600 CL9 Series 04CD F3-12800CL9-4GBXL 8502 1600 CL9 Series 16GB
1600, 1600, 1600, 1600 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
58.3% Above average
MC Read 19.5
MC Write 21.8
MC Mixed 18.8
57% 20 GB/s
SC Read 15.8
SC Write 18.8
SC Mixed 18.6
51% 17.7 GB/s
Latency 63.3
63% 63.3 ns
Poor: 43%
This bench: 58.3%
Great: 61%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z68 Extreme3 Gen3 Builds (Compare 2,107 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 65%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Asrock Z68 Extreme3 Gen3

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $711
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