Asus P8Z68-V GEN3

Performance Results

Gaming 41%
Speed boat
Desktop 79%
Workstation 50%
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 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 82.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics37.1% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 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 Drive110% 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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 7 years and 9 months old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
MotherboardAsus P8Z68-V GEN3  (all builds)
Memory6.1 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20120507
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 21 '17 at 01:29
Run Duration135 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU4%

 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 i7-2700K-$289
LGA1155, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
82.3% Excellent
SC Int 116
SC Float 118
SC Mixed 118
94% 117 Pts
QC Int 386
QC Float 375
QC Mixed 400
88% 387 Pts
MC Int 581
MC Float 581
MC Mixed 602
88% 588 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 82.3%
Great: 89%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 670-$435
Zotac(19DA 1265) 2GB
MaxC: 1202 MHz, MaxM: 1502 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 378.66
Performing as expected (40th percentile)
37.1% Below average
Lighting 99.3
Reflection 89.5
Parallax 130
34% 106 fps
MRender 95.9
Gravity 111
Splatting 79.9
48% 95.7 fps
Poor: 33%
This bench: 37.1%
Great: 43%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Pro 256GB-$140
171GB free
Firmware: 2B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
110% Outstanding
Read 520
Write 498
Mixed 497
113% 505 MB/s
4K Read 34
4K Write 65.9
4K Mixed 39
136% 46.3 MB/s
DQ Read 389
DQ Write 352
DQ Mixed 165
180% 302 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 110%
Great: 122%
Seagate Barracuda Green 2TB-$166
390GB free
Firmware: CC32 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
44.6% Average
Read 74.6
Write 79.1
Mixed 64.3
54% 72.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.65
4K Write 6.11
4K Mixed 0.61
208% 2.46 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 44.6%
Great: 74%
Seagate Momentus XT SSHD 2.5" 500GB-$47
16GB free
Firmware: SD28 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
49.7% Average
Read 85.1
Write 88.2
Mixed 88.9
66% 87.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.65
4K Write 0.96
4K Mixed 0.33
82% 0.65 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 49.7%
Great: 59%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance DDR3 1866 C9 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
55.8% Above average
MC Read 19.7
MC Write 19.5
MC Mixed 16.7
53% 18.6 GB/s
SC Read 14.7
SC Write 20.6
SC Mixed 17.4
50% 17.6 GB/s
Latency 55
73% 55 ns
Poor: 29%
This bench: 55.8%
Great: 71%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical P8Z68-V GEN3 Builds (Compare 852 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 60%
Desktop 66%
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Workstation 39%
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Motherboard: Asus P8Z68-V GEN3

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 75% - Very good Total price: $693
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