Asus P8Z68-V PRO GEN3

Performance Results

Gaming 38%
Jet ski
Desktop 52%
Workstation 32%
Sail 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 good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 64.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics36.9% 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 Drive49.5% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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 VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
8 months ago, 8 months ago.
MotherboardAsus P8Z68-V PRO GEN3  (all builds)
Memory5.7 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150115
Uptime1.9 Days
Run DateJul 17 '17 at 13:14
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User CHE-User
Background CPU10%

 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 i5-2400-$91
LGA1155, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
64.2% Good
SC Int 86
SC Float 86.8
SC Mixed 86.4
69% 86.4 Pts
QC Int 333
QC Float 335
QC Mixed 337
76% 335 Pts
MC Int 313
MC Float 333
MC Mixed 334
49% 326 Pts
Poor: 47%
This bench: 64.2%
Great: 65%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 270X-$199
CLim: 1070 MHz, MLim: 1400 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 17.5.2
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
36.9% Below average
Lighting 114
Reflection 89.3
Parallax 147
39% 117 fps
MRender 64
Gravity 95.3
Splatting 91.7
35% 83.7 fps
Poor: 30%
This bench: 36.9%
Great: 40%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow V300 240GB-$95
163GB free
Firmware: 580ABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
49.5% Average
Read 326
Write 183
Mixed 225
54% 245 MB/s
4K Read 20.9
4K Write 43
4K Mixed 11.6
69% 25.2 MB/s
DQ Read 85.8
DQ Write 144
DQ Mixed 38.3
51% 89.3 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 49.5%
Great: 75%
WD Green 1TB (2009)-$72
651GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
37.2% Below average
Read 72.7
Write 56.4
Mixed 71.9
51% 67 MB/s
4K Read 0.69
4K Write 2.06
4K Mixed 0.37
108% 1.04 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 37.2%
Great: 58%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Sniper DDR3 1866 C9 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
59.5% Above average
MC Read 21.3
MC Write 22.4
MC Mixed 18.9
60% 20.9 GB/s
SC Read 15.6
SC Write 16
SC Mixed 16
45% 15.9 GB/s
Latency 60.6
66% 60.6 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 59.5%
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 PRO GEN3 Builds (Compare 2,270 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 59%
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation 44%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Asus P8Z68-V PRO GEN3 - $150

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 69% - Good Total price: $948
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