Gigabyte GA-Z68MX-UD2H-B3

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 76%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 51%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 34%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (35th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 65 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 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 64.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics91.3% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive31.6% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce IO wait times.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (12%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z68MX-UD2H-B3  (all builds)
Memory3.8 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20111012
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 17 '18 at 06:14
Run Duration249 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 12%

 PC Performing below expectations (35th 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
Socket 1155, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
64.8% Good
SC Int 89.1
SC Float 89.5
SC Mixed 89.4
72% 89.3 Pts
QC Int 340
QC Float 345
QC Mixed 336
77% 340 Pts
MC Int 348
MC Float 340
MC Mixed 346
52% 345 Pts
Poor: 52%
This bench: 64.8%
Great: 90%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980 Ti-$550
CLim: 1531 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 390.77
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
91.3% Outstanding
Lighting 288
Reflection 264
Parallax 324
93% 292 fps
MRender 179
Gravity 269
Splatting 171
90% 206 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 91.3%
Great: 114%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Corsair Accelerator SSD 30GB
28GB free
Firmware: 1.3.4 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
21.7% Poor
Read 91.2
Write 28.9
Mixed 44.4
12% 54.9 MB/s
4K Read 16.5
4K Write 30.5
4K Mixed 8.52
52% 18.5 MB/s
DQ Read 22.4
DQ Write 29.7
DQ Mixed 8.47
11% 20.2 MB/s
Poor: 17%
This bench: 21.7%
Great: 28%
WD Blue 250GB-$81
22GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X41100WD Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Relative performance (0th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
31.6% Below average
Read 224
Write 87.9
Mixed 104
30% 138 MB/s
4K Read 18.8
4K Write 29.7
4K Mixed 8.59
55% 19 MB/s
DQ Read 23
DQ Write 37.9
DQ Mixed 9.66
13% 23.5 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 31.6%
Great: 101%
WD My Passport 25E2 2TB
2TB free, PID 25e2
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
14.5% Very poor
Read 24.3
Write 24.1
Mixed 24.4
31% 24.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.52
4K Write 1.81
4K Mixed 0.2
70% 0.84 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 14.5%
Great: 44%
TOSHIBA External USB 3.0 1TB
34GB free, PID a006
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
11.9% Very poor
Read 30.7
Write 30.1
Mixed 29.6
39% 30.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.09
4K Write 0.28
4K Mixed 0.1
13% 0.15 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 11.9%
Great: 41%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
58.8% Above average
MC Read 20.8
MC Write 22.2
MC Mixed 19.1
59% 20.7 GB/s
SC Read 15.4
SC Write 16.1
SC Mixed 16.3
46% 15.9 GB/s
Latency 65.7
61% 65.7 ns
Poor: 18%
This bench: 58.8%
Great: 58%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z68MX-UD2H-B3 Builds (Compare 175 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 60%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 49%
Yacht

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z68MX-UD2H-B3

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 67% - Good Total price: $845
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