Gigabyte GA-Z68XP-UD3R

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 44%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 60%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (40th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 60 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 60.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics43.7% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive73.6% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait 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 VersionWindows 8.1 is the second most recent version of Windows but it's worth upgrading to Windows 10 which has had several improvements made to the user interface including a better homescreen.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z68XP-UD3R  (all builds)
Memory11.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 8.1
BIOS Date20130308
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateAug 13 '17 at 06:12
Run Duration177 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing below expectations (40th 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-$400
Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-2600K CPU @ 3.40GHz, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
60.2% Good
SC Int 92.9
SC Float 93.4
SC Mixed 91.6
74% 92.6 Pts
QC Int 278
QC Float 293
QC Mixed 284
64% 285 Pts
MC Int 398
MC Float 457
MC Mixed 437
64% 431 Pts
Poor: 58%
This bench: 60.2%
Great: 88%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 380-$228
CLim: 980 MHz, MLim: 1425 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 17.7.1
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
43.7% Average
Lighting 131
Reflection 124
Parallax 171
45% 142 fps
MRender 101
Gravity 116
Splatting 80.8
43% 99 fps
Poor: 41%
This bench: 43.7%
Great: 48%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Evo 500GB-$253
183GB free
Firmware: EXT0DB6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
73.6% Very good
Read 502
Write 345
Mixed 354
89% 400 MB/s
4K Read 33.3
4K Write 43.5
4K Mixed 19.9
99% 32.2 MB/s
DQ Read 35.8
DQ Write 104
DQ Mixed 45.3
42% 61.7 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 73.6%
Great: 98%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$55
397GB free
Firmware: CC46 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
81.5% Excellent
Read 135
Write 149
Mixed 133
105% 139 MB/s
4K Read 0.87
4K Write 1.11
4K Mixed 0.39
100% 0.79 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 81.5%
Great: 108%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 1TB-$88
105GB free
Firmware: JC45 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
54.9% Above average
Read 101
Write 90.4
Mixed 72.3
66% 87.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.59
4K Write 1.45
4K Mixed 0.47
103% 0.83 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 54.9%
Great: 67%
TOSHIBA External USB 3.0 1TB
239GB free, PID a006
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
34.2% Below average
Read 75
Write 84.1
Mixed 72.3
100% 77.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.21
63% 0.74 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 34.2%
Great: 40%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws DDR3 1600 C9 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
53.9% Above average
MC Read 18.6
MC Write 19.1
MC Mixed 17
52% 18.2 GB/s
SC Read 15.5
SC Write 16.8
SC Mixed 17.8
48% 16.7 GB/s
Latency 61.9
65% 61.9 ns
Poor: 43%
This bench: 53.9%
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 GA-Z68XP-UD3R Builds (Compare 53 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 60%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z68XP-UD3R

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 78% - Very good Total price: $800
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