Gigabyte GA-Z68P-DS3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 46%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (46th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 54 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 70.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics2.12% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive81.1% 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.
Run History
9 days ago, 9 days ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z68P-DS3  (all builds)
Memory13.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20120321
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 07 '17 at 19:11
Run Duration139 Seconds
Run User SWE-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing as expected (46th 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 i7-3770K-$300
Socket 1155, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
70.4% Very good
SC Int 104
SC Float 107
SC Mixed 106
85% 106 Pts
QC Int 330
QC Float 333
QC Mixed 332
75% 331 Pts
MC Int 518
MC Float 521
MC Mixed 531
78% 524 Pts
Poor: 63%
This bench: 70.4%
Great: 90%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce GT 520
Nvidia(10DE 0915) 1GB
CLim: 810 MHz, MLim: 250 MHz, Ram: 1GB, Driver: 388.43
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
2.12% Terrible
Lighting 6.7
Reflection 6.8
Parallax 5.8
2% 6.43 fps
MRender 4.7
Gravity 6.7
Splatting 3.9
2% 5.1 fps
Poor: 2%
This bench: 2.12%
Great: 3%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$88
184GB free
Firmware: EMT01B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
81.1% Excellent
Read 511
Write 399
Mixed 416
98% 442 MB/s
4K Read 27.1
4K Write 66
4K Mixed 20.9
103% 38 MB/s
DQ Read 34
DQ Write 225
DQ Mixed 18.6
47% 92.5 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 81.1%
Great: 116%
Seagate Barracuda Green 2TB-$154
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC32 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5900 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
63.4% Good
Read 124
Write 96.9
Mixed 112
84% 111 MB/s
4K Read 0.61
4K Write 1.12
4K Mixed 0.63
117% 0.79 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 63.4%
Great: 74%
Seagate Barracuda Green 2TB-$154
582GB free
Firmware: CC3C Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5900 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
51.6% Above average
Read 85.5
Write 94.6
Mixed 78.3
65% 86.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.35
4K Write 0.81
4K Mixed 0.38
72% 0.52 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 51.6%
Great: 74%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
56.6% Above average
MC Read 21.7
MC Write 19.5
MC Mixed 16.6
55% 19.3 GB/s
SC Read 17.1
SC Write 18.2
SC Mixed 16.5
49% 17.3 GB/s
Latency 60.6
66% 60.6 ns
Poor: 28%
This bench: 56.6%
Great: 76%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical GA-Z68P-DS3 Builds (Compare 628 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 59%
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Desktop
Desktop 64%
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Workstation
Workstation 38%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z68P-DS3

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 81% - Excellent Total price: $594
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