Asus P8Z68-V GEN3

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU, SSD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (63rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 37 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 76%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
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.
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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 8 years and 4 months 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus P8Z68-V GEN3  (all builds)
Memory5.9 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1680 x 1050 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20121109
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateNov 14 '17 at 20:39
Run Duration212 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (63rd 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 i5-3570K-$331
LGA1155, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
76% Very good
SC Int 101
SC Float 105
SC Mixed 104
83% 103 Pts
QC Int 390
QC Float 401
QC Mixed 396
90% 396 Pts
MC Int 389
MC Float 402
MC Mixed 396
59% 396 Pts
Poor: 62%
This bench: 76%
Great: 92%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 1TB-$88
564GB free
Firmware: JC4B Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
56.8% Above average
Read 111
Write 87.1
Mixed 23.3
54% 73.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.47
4K Write 1.43
4K Mixed 0.37
87% 0.75 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 56.8%
Great: 67%
Kingston DataTraveler 2.0 16GB
8GB free, PID 1665
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
6.04% Terrible
Read 20.2
Write 5.14
Mixed 8.27
12% 11.2 MB/s
4K Read 8.34
4K Write 0.008
4K Mixed 0.01
32% 2.79 MB/s
Poor: 4%
This bench: 6.04%
Great: 9%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance DDR3 2133 C11 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 1333 MHz
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
54.1% Above average
MC Read 18.8
MC Write 19.2
MC Mixed 17
52% 18.3 GB/s
SC Read 15.2
SC Write 17.8
SC Mixed 17
48% 16.7 GB/s
Latency 61.4
65% 61.4 ns
Poor: 28%
This bench: 54.1%
Great: 77%
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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 GEN3 Builds (Compare 948 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 GEN3

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 79% - Very good Total price: $639
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