Asus P8Z68-V LX

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 27%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 57%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 34%
Sail boat
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 67.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics21.8% 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 Drive85.3% 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 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).
Run History
5 days ago, 4 days ago.
MotherboardAsus P8Z68-V LX  (all builds)
Memory3.1 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130701
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateJul 17 '17 at 21:35
Run Duration294 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 3.4 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
67.4% Good
SC Int 90.4
SC Float 90.4
SC Mixed 90.4
72% 90.4 Pts
QC Int 357
QC Float 354
QC Mixed 354
80% 355 Pts
MC Int 347
MC Float 343
MC Mixed 355
52% 348 Pts
Poor: 53%
This bench: 67.4%
Great: 91%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 560 Ti-$188
EVGA(3842 1567) 1GB
CLim: 900 MHz, MLim: 1053 MHz, Ram: 1GB, Driver: 382.33
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
21.8% Poor
Lighting 65.6
Reflection 66.2
Parallax 62.6
19% 64.8 fps
MRender 61
Gravity 67.1
Splatting 54.4
31% 60.8 fps
Poor: 17%
This bench: 21.8%
Great: 23%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
OCZ Agility 3 120GB-$102
112GB free
Firmware: 2.15 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
42.7% Average
Read 173
Write 86
Mixed 109
27% 123 MB/s
4K Read 23.6
4K Write 76.4
4K Mixed 10.7
90% 36.9 MB/s
DQ Read 114
DQ Write 107
DQ Mixed 30.7
45% 84.1 MB/s
Poor: 28%
This bench: 42.7%
Great: 50%
PNY SSD2SC240G1SA754D117-820 240GB
74GB free
Firmware: N0530A Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
85.3% Excellent
Read 506
Write 305
Mixed 379
88% 397 MB/s
4K Read 24.4
4K Write 78.3
4K Mixed 32.2
120% 45 MB/s
DQ Read 242
DQ Write 189
DQ Mixed 70.4
92% 167 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 85.3%
Great: 94%
WD My Book Essentials 1.5TB
1TB free, PID 1110
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
13.9% Very poor
Read 31.3
Write 27.3
Mixed 13.1
29% 23.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.46
4K Write 1.07
4K Mixed 0.23
46% 0.59 MB/s
Poor: 12%
This bench: 13.9%
Great: 20%
Generic Flash Disk 4GB
4GB free, PID 6387
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
5.75% Terrible
Read 24.9
Write 6.96
Mixed 6.98
13% 12.9 MB/s
4K Read 2.55
4K Write 0.009
4K Mixed 0.008
10% 0.85 MB/s
Poor: 3%
This bench: 5.75%
Great: 7%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Savage DDR3 1600 C9 2x4GB-$62
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 1333 MHz
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
50.5% Above average
MC Read 17.1
MC Write 18.5
MC Mixed 16.6
50% 17.4 GB/s
SC Read 13.6
SC Write 15.5
SC Mixed 15.3
42% 14.8 GB/s
Latency 71.1
56% 71.1 ns
Poor: 30%
This bench: 50.5%
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 P8Z68-V LX Builds (Compare 1,959 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 64%
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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: $775
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