Asrock Z68 Extreme3 Gen3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 30%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 53%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (52nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 48 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 very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 62.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics25.6% 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 Drive53.9% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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 (39%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsrock Z68 Extreme3 Gen3  (all builds)
Memory5.4 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20120629
Uptime1.1 Days
Run DateFeb 14 '18 at 12:14
Run Duration118 Seconds
Run User HRV-User
Background CPU 39%

 PC Performing as expected (52nd 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, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (20th percentile)
62.5% Good
SC Int 87.9
SC Float 88.3
SC Mixed 88.9
71% 88.4 Pts
QC Int 318
QC Float 323
QC Mixed 320
73% 320 Pts
MC Int 315
MC Float 323
MC Mixed 322
48% 320 Pts
Poor: 53%
This bench: 62.5%
Great: 89%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R7 360-$98
Sapphire(174B E322) 2GB
CLim: 1060 MHz, MLim: 1500 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 18.1.1
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
25.6% Poor
Lighting 70.4
Reflection 77
Parallax 99.9
25% 82.4 fps
MRender 55.7
Gravity 60.5
Splatting 72.5
26% 62.9 fps
Poor: 20%
This bench: 25.6%
Great: 28%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Evo 120GB-$138
69GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXT0DB6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below potential (1st percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
53.9% Above average
Read 261
Write 175
Mixed 182
46% 206 MB/s
4K Read 30.8
4K Write 34.6
4K Mixed 18.6
89% 28 MB/s
DQ Read 184
DQ Write 100
DQ Mixed 53.6
64% 113 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 53.9%
Great: 107%
Samsung Spinpoint F3 1TB-$92
687GB free
Firmware: 1AJ10001 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
67.7% Good
Read 111
Write 125
Mixed 110
87% 115 MB/s
4K Read 0.59
4K Write 2.14
4K Mixed 0.47
117% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 67.7%
Great: 77%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown CML8GX3M2A1600C9 029E CMZ4GX3M1A1600C9 8GB
1600, 1600 MHz
4096, 4096 MB
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
59.9% Above average
MC Read 20.5
MC Write 22.7
MC Mixed 19.5
60% 20.9 GB/s
SC Read 16
SC Write 16.6
SC Mixed 17.1
47% 16.6 GB/s
Latency 61
66% 61 ns
Poor: 45%
This bench: 59.9%
Great: 62%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z68 Extreme3 Gen3 Builds (Compare 2,109 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 65%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Asrock Z68 Extreme3 Gen3

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $711
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