Asus P8Z68-V PRO GEN3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (70th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 30 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 86.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics69.6% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive90.6% 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.
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 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
MotherboardAsus P8Z68-V PRO GEN3  (all builds)
Memory8.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors, 3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150115
Uptime4.4 Days
Run DateDec 07 '17 at 06:29
Run Duration133 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (70th 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-$379
LGA1155, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
86.7% Excellent
SC Int 120
SC Float 120
SC Mixed 120
96% 120 Pts
QC Int 423
QC Float 452
QC Mixed 434
99% 436 Pts
MC Int 586
MC Float 600
MC Mixed 604
89% 597 Pts
Poor: 58%
This bench: 86.7%
Great: 88%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 290X-$549
MSI(1462 3080) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1030 MHz, MLim: 1250 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 17.11.1
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
69.6% Good
Lighting 210
Reflection 156
Parallax 276
72% 214 fps
MRender 126
Gravity 180
Splatting 176
68% 161 fps
Poor: 59%
This bench: 69.6%
Great: 73%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk Extreme Pro 480GB-$199
148GB free
Firmware: X21200RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
90.6% Outstanding
Read 506
Write 482
Mixed 476
109% 488 MB/s
4K Read 26.1
4K Write 51.5
4K Mixed 26.3
100% 34.6 MB/s
DQ Read 261
DQ Write 200
DQ Mixed 62.1
92% 174 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 90.6%
Great: 109%
WD Black 5TB (2015)-$250
3TB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
116% Outstanding
Read 196
Write 208
Mixed 187
148% 197 MB/s
4K Read 3.84
4K Write 3.32
4K Mixed 0.33
258% 2.49 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 116%
Great: 126%
WD Black 2TB (2010)-$96
658GB free
Firmware: 05.01D05 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (40th percentile)
65.5% Good
Read 127
Write 101
Mixed 104
83% 111 MB/s
4K Read 0.89
4K Write 2.44
4K Mixed 0.47
134% 1.27 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 65.5%
Great: 85%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance DDR3 1600 C9 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
60.6% Good
MC Read 20.8
MC Write 21.2
MC Mixed 18.8
58% 20.3 GB/s
SC Read 18.1
SC Write 20.6
SC Mixed 19.6
56% 19.4 GB/s
Latency 52.5
76% 52.5 ns
Poor: 39%
This bench: 60.6%
Great: 66%
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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 1,785 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Asus P8Z68-V PRO GEN3 - $150

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 70% - Very good Total price: $950
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HDDRAMUSB
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