Asus P8Z68-V LX

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 13%
Tree trunk
Workstation
Workstation 13%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (4th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 96 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 an extremely low single core score, this CPU can barely handle email and light web browsing. Finally, with a gaming score of 4.12%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is terrible.
Graphics0.3% 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.
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.
Very high background CPU (100%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus P8Z68-V LX  (all builds)
Memory5.9 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20120117
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 15 '17 at 00:54
Run Duration168 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 100%

 PC Performing way below expectations (4th 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-$131
LGA1155, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 0.55 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (0th percentile)
4.12% Terrible
SC Int 8.9
SC Float 4.2
SC Mixed 3.5
4% 5.53 Pts
QC Int 24.8
QC Float 18.3
QC Mixed 23.2
5% 22.1 Pts
MC Int 49
MC Float 42
MC Mixed 40.2
7% 43.7 Pts
Poor: 49%
This bench: 4.12%
Great: 65%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 2000 (Desktop 1.1 GHz)
Asus(1043 844D) 2GB
Driver: igdumd64.dll Ver. 9.17.10.4459
Relative performance (0th percentile)
0.3% Terrible
Lighting 0.5
Reflection 1.1
Parallax 0.7
0% 0.77 fps
MRender 1.3
Gravity 0.4
Splatting 1.3
0% 1 fps
Poor: 1%
This bench: 0.3%
Great: 2%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$49
2TB free
Firmware: CC4C Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
71.4% Very good
Read 141
Write 108
Mixed 115
91% 121 MB/s
4K Read 0.24
4K Write 0.82
4K Mixed 0.29
57% 0.45 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 71.4%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance DDR3 1600 C9 2x4GB-$70
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 1333 MHz
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
21.4% Poor
MC Read 10.6
MC Write 4.8
MC Mixed 7.6
22% 7.67 GB/s
SC Read 4.5
SC Write 4.8
SC Mixed 4.3
13% 4.53 GB/s
Latency 151
26% 151 ns
Poor: 27%
This bench: 21.4%
Great: 63%
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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 1,856 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 59%
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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: 79% - Very good Total price: $635
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