Asus P8Z68-V PRO GEN3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 68%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (64th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 36 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 73.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics73.6% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive58.9% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
High background CPU (27%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus P8Z68-V PRO GEN3  (all builds)
Memory12.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20120217
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 21 '17 at 03:13
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 27%

 PC Performing above expectations (64th 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
LGA1155, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
73.1% Very good
SC Int 114
SC Float 114
SC Mixed 113
91% 114 Pts
QC Int 388
QC Float 401
QC Mixed 355
86% 382 Pts
MC Int 383
MC Float 362
MC Mixed 401
57% 382 Pts
Poor: 55%
This bench: 73.1%
Great: 90%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 480-$608
MaxC: 1303 MHz, MaxM: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 17.3.2
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
73.6% Very good
Lighting 216
Reflection 174
Parallax 269
72% 220 fps
MRender 144
Gravity 203
Splatting 130
73% 159 fps
Poor: 55%
This bench: 73.6%
Great: 76%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 830 256GB-$261
57GB free
Firmware: CXM03B1Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
58.9% Above average
Read 503
Write 260
Mixed 318
79% 360 MB/s
4K Read 18.1
4K Write 49.2
4K Mixed 13.4
71% 26.9 MB/s
DQ Read 18.8
DQ Write 71.4
DQ Mixed 51.3
38% 47.2 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 58.9%
Great: 82%
WD Green 4TB (2013)-$136
1.5TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
72% Very good
Read 132
Write 119
Mixed 119
93% 123 MB/s
4K Read 0.91
4K Write 2.09
4K Mixed 0.19
98% 1.06 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 72%
Great: 86%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance DDR3 1600 C9 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
61.3% Good
MC Read 20.3
MC Write 22.8
MC Mixed 19.8
60% 21 GB/s
SC Read 16.7
SC Write 20.5
SC Mixed 19.1
54% 18.8 GB/s
Latency 59.2
68% 59.2 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 61.3%
Great: 64%
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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 PRO GEN3 Builds (Compare 1,816 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 65%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Asus P8Z68-V PRO GEN3 - $150

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 75% - Very good Total price: $835
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