Asrock Z68 Extreme3 Gen3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 49%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 47%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (54th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 46 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 77.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics46.8% 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 Drive41% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 8 years and 10 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
MotherboardAsrock Z68 Extreme3 Gen3  (all builds)
Memory12.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs,
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20121212
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 12 '18 at 23:38
Run Duration168 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing as expected (54th 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 i5-2500K-$246
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
77.8% Very good
SC Int 108
SC Float 108
SC Mixed 107
86% 108 Pts
QC Int 404
QC Float 404
QC Mixed 403
92% 404 Pts
MC Int 414
MC Float 420
MC Mixed 420
63% 418 Pts
Poor: 52%
This bench: 77.8%
Great: 90%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 280X-$210
CLim: 1050 MHz, MLim: 1500 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 17.12.2
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
46.8% Average
Lighting 146
Reflection 84.3
Parallax 194
50% 141 fps
MRender 65.7
Gravity 144
Splatting 93.7
44% 101 fps
Poor: 39%
This bench: 46.8%
Great: 52%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$117
28GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 70% Great: 114%
Crucial MX200 250GB-$134
14GB free
Firmware: MU04 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
89.4% Excellent
Read 528
Write 399
Mixed 350
94% 426 MB/s
4K Read 28.4
4K Write 57
4K Mixed 29.8
111% 38.4 MB/s
DQ Read 244
DQ Write 192
DQ Mixed 66.1
91% 167 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 89.4%
Great: 100%
Samsung 840 Pro 256GB-$295
1GB free
Firmware: DXM06B0Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below potential (1st percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
41% Average
Read 267
Write 85.7
Mixed 121
34% 158 MB/s
4K Read 15
4K Write 47
4K Mixed 13.8
65% 25.3 MB/s
DQ Read 162
DQ Write 87.3
DQ Mixed 40.3
52% 96.4 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 41%
Great: 106%
Toshiba E300 2TB-$69
1GB free
Firmware: MZ4OACF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5700 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
74.8% Very good
Read 133
Write 128
Mixed 16.9
67% 92.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.83
4K Write 1.94
4K Mixed 0.16
88% 0.98 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 74.8%
Great: 90%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL RipjawsX DDR3 2133 C9 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
74.9% Very good
MC Read 25.5
MC Write 29.2
MC Mixed 24.7
76% 26.5 GB/s
SC Read 20.1
SC Write 19.4
SC Mixed 20.8
57% 20.1 GB/s
Latency 52.5
76% 52.5 ns
Poor: 44%
This bench: 74.9%
Great: 84%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Desktop
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Workstation
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Motherboard: Asrock Z68 Extreme3 Gen3

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $720
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