Asus P8Z68-V PRO GEN3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 27%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 41%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (48th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 52 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 69.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics21.6% 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 Drive23.9% is an extremely low SSD score, this system will benefit from a faster SSD.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (11%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus P8Z68-V PRO GEN3  (all builds)
Memory13.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20120217
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateMar 14 '18 at 05:34
Run Duration209 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 11%

 PC Performing as expected (48th 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-$375
LGA1155, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (60th percentile)
69.7% Good
SC Int 95.1
SC Float 95.6
SC Mixed 94.1
76% 94.9 Pts
QC Int 361
QC Float 352
QC Mixed 353
81% 355 Pts
MC Int 451
MC Float 468
MC Mixed 471
69% 463 Pts
Poor: 55%
This bench: 69.7%
Great: 86%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 560 Ti-$188
Nvidia(10DE 0898) 1GB
CLim: 835 MHz, MLim: 1000 MHz, Ram: 1GB, Driver: 391.1
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
21.6% Poor
Lighting 59.9
Reflection 61.7
Parallax 57.8
18% 59.8 fps
MRender 57
Gravity 61.9
Splatting 50.3
24% 56.4 fps
Poor: 19%
This bench: 21.6%
Great: 24%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
PNY XLR8 240GB-$111
135GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 541ABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
23.9% Poor
Read 291
Write 5.93
Mixed 11
21% 103 MB/s
4K Read 19.1
4K Write 6.75
4K Mixed 6.76
41% 10.9 MB/s
Poor: 23%
This bench: 23.9%
Great: 83%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
1TB free
Firmware: CC26 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
92.8% Outstanding
Read 166
Write 158
Mixed 152
119% 159 MB/s
4K Read 0.82
4K Write 1.17
4K Mixed 0.3
89% 0.76 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 92.8%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 1600EL Series 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1333 MHz
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
49.1% Average
MC Read 17
MC Write 17.1
MC Mixed 15.2
47% 16.4 GB/s
SC Read 13.9
SC Write 17.2
SC Mixed 17.1
46% 16.1 GB/s
Latency 68.3
59% 68.3 ns
Poor: 36%
This bench: 49.1%
Great: 82%
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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 3,005 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Asus P8Z68-V PRO GEN3 - $150

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $941
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