Biostar N68S3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 28%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 33%
Sail boat
Workstation
Workstation 17%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (24th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 76 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 a below average single core score, this CPU can handle email, web browsing and audio/video playback but it will struggle to handle modern 3D games or workstation tasks such as video editing. Finally, with a gaming score of 40.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics38% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive24.3% is an extremely low SSD score, this system will benefit from a faster SSD.
Memory4GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and although it's sufficient for most games, some will benefit from up to 8GB of RAM. 4GB is also enough for modest file and system caches which allow for a responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
MotherboardBiostar N68S3  (all builds)
Memory4.5 GB free of 4 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display1440 x 900 - 32 Bit kleuren
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20100624
Uptime1.8 Days
Run DateFeb 14 '18 at 10:46
Run Duration462 Seconds
Run User NLD-User
Background CPU10%

 PC Performing below expectations (24th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
AMD Athlon II X4 640-$230
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (60th percentile)
40.3% Average
SC Int 72
SC Float 44
SC Mixed 55.2
46% 57.1 Pts
QC Int 276
QC Float 162
QC Mixed 210
49% 216 Pts
MC Int 278
MC Float 162
MC Mixed 212
33% 217 Pts
Poor: 30%
This bench: 40.3%
Great: 44%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-Ti-$155
Asus(1043 85FF) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1961 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
38% Below average
Lighting 118
Reflection 80.1
Parallax 118
37% 106 fps
MRender 78.9
Gravity 112
Splatting 81.5
39% 90.7 fps
Poor: 35%
This bench: 38%
Great: 42%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Patriot Blast 240GB
134GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below potential (0th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
24.3% Poor
Read 236
Write 59.4
Mixed 30.1
23% 109 MB/s
4K Read 13.3
4K Write 12.8
4K Mixed 4.79
33% 10.3 MB/s
DQ Read 24.9
DQ Write 53.3
DQ Mixed 9.9
16% 29.4 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 24.3%
Great: 84%
Seagate BUP Slim BL 1TB
150GB free
Firmware: 0107
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
8.86% Terrible
Read 15.1
Write 15.2
Mixed 15
11% 15.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.42
4K Write 1.58
4K Mixed 0.33
84% 0.78 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 8.86%
Great: 66%
Seagate BUP Slim RD 1TB
94GB free
Firmware: 0107
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
8.79% Terrible
Read 15.1
Write 15
Mixed 15.2
11% 15.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.39
4K Write 1.61
4K Mixed 0.26
75% 0.75 MB/s
Poor: 16%
This bench: 8.79%
Great: 65%
Maxtor S TM3160811AS 160GB
30GB free
Firmware: 3.AA Max speed: SATA 1.0 150 MB/s
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
28.5% Poor
Read 44.4
Write 54.7
Mixed 55.2
39% 51.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.05
4K Mixed 0.28
67% 0.57 MB/s
Poor: 24%
This bench: 28.5%
Great: 39%
ASMedia AS2105 1TB
122GB free, PID 55aa
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
11.2% Very poor
Read 14.1
Write 14
Mixed 14.3
18% 14.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.38
4K Write 1.95
4K Mixed 0.28
77% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 11%
This bench: 11.2%
Great: 25%
WD 10EACS External 1TB
25GB free, PID 1003
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
9.32% Terrible
Read 13.9
Write 13.4
Mixed 12.3
17% 13.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.46
4K Write 1.39
4K Mixed 0.28
58% 0.71 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 9.32%
Great: 21%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 1x4GB
1 of 4 slots used
4GB DIMM 667 MHz
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
25.5% Poor
MC Read 11
MC Write 5.7
MC Mixed 9.4
25% 8.7 GB/s
SC Read 5.6
SC Write 5.4
SC Mixed 7.6
18% 6.2 GB/s
Latency 102
39% 102 ns
Poor: 14%
This bench: 25.5%
Great: 39%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical N68S3 Builds (Compare 19 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 29%
Raft
Workstation
Workstation 14%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Biostar N68S3

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