Asus P8Z68-V LX

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 58%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (56th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 44 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 80.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics3.15% 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.
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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 8 years 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 LX  (all builds)
Memory11.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20130701
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateMay 20 '17 at 05:05
Run Duration439 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing as expected (56th 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 i7-2600K-$279
LGA1155, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
80.9% Excellent
SC Int 113
SC Float 115
SC Mixed 114
91% 114 Pts
QC Int 400
QC Float 414
QC Mixed 399
92% 404 Pts
MC Int 564
MC Float 581
MC Mixed 579
86% 575 Pts
Poor: 54%
This bench: 80.9%
Great: 88%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 3000 (Desktop V2 1.35 GHz)-$15
Asus(1043 844D) 2.2GB
Driver: igdumd64.dll Ver. 9.17.10.4229
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
3.15% Terrible
Lighting 9.2
Reflection 12
Parallax 6.6
2% 9.27 fps
MRender 9.4
Gravity 5.1
Splatting 13.1
4% 9.2 fps
Poor: 2%
This bench: 3.15%
Great: 3%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$67
2TB free
Firmware: CC26 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
104% Outstanding
Read 190
Write 173
Mixed 172
134% 178 MB/s
4K Read 0.75
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.22
90% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 80%
This bench: 104%
Great: 111%
Personal 2TB
879GB free
Firmware: 1.0. Max speed: Unknown
4KALIGNED
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
52.1% Above average
Read 74.3
Write 107
Mixed 87.8
68% 89.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.75
4K Write 0.87
4K Mixed 0.3
81% 0.64 MB/s
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$65
320GB free
Firmware: CC9D Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (20th percentile)
76.3% Very good
Read 124
Write 143
Mixed 123
98% 130 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.08
4K Mixed 0.15
70% 0.67 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 76.3%
Great: 109%
Hitachi HTS723232A7A364 320GB
117GB free
Firmware: EC2O Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
40.9% Average
Read 82.2
Write 60.5
Mixed 64.3
52% 69 MB/s
4K Read 0.34
4K Write 1.17
4K Mixed 0.27
66% 0.59 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 40.9%
Great: 57%
Seagate Expansion 1TB
293GB free, PID 2320
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
16.7% Very poor
Read 31
Write 29.1
Mixed 30.8
39% 30.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.35
4K Write 1.87
4K Mixed 0.3
75% 0.84 MB/s
Poor: 12%
This bench: 16.7%
Great: 40%
BUFFALO HD-PCTU3 500GB
46GB free, PID 01de
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
27.3% Poor
Read 64.1
Write 62.1
Mixed 57.2
78% 61.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.45
4K Write 1.43
4K Mixed 0.19
57% 0.69 MB/s
Poor: 11%
This bench: 27.3%
Great: 42%
Imation Nano 2GB
2GB free, PID 0432
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
4.41% Terrible
Read 14.2
Write 4.33
Mixed 6.25
9% 8.25 MB/s
4K Read 5.78
4K Write 0.01
4K Mixed 0.02
22% 1.94 MB/s
Poor: 4%
This bench: 4.41%
Great: 6%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston 9905403-198.A00LF 9905403-198.A00LF KHX1600C9D3/4GX KHX1600C9D3/4GX 16GB
1600, 1600, 1600, 1600 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
55.8% Above average
MC Read 19.6
MC Write 19.3
MC Mixed 17.3
54% 18.7 GB/s
SC Read 16
SC Write 19.3
SC Mixed 19.2
52% 18.2 GB/s
Latency 60.4
66% 60.4 ns
Poor: 49%
This bench: 55.8%
Great: 58%
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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 LX Builds (Compare 2,076 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 60%
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Desktop
Desktop 65%
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Workstation
Workstation 39%
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Motherboard: Asus P8Z68-V LX

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 69% - Good Total price: $785
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