Asrock N68-VS3 FX

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 18%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 34%
Sail boat
Workstation
Workstation 27%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (49th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 51 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including moderate gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 42.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics14.4% is a very low 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load 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 (18%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsrock N68-VS3 FX  (all builds)
Memory5.2 GB free of 8 GB @ 0.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20120912
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateMay 17 '18 at 09:21
Run Duration85 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 18%

 PC Performing as expected (49th 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 FX-8120
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 3.05 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
42.6% Average
SC Int 55
SC Float 52.3
SC Mixed 55.3
43% 54.2 Pts
QC Int 214
QC Float 197
QC Mixed 211
47% 207 Pts
MC Int 369
MC Float 323
MC Mixed 366
53% 353 Pts
Poor: 35%
This bench: 42.6%
Great: 54%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD HD 6850
XFX(1682 3111) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.201.1151.1008
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
14.4% Very poor
Lighting 52
Reflection 35.3
Parallax 46.6
16% 44.6 fps
MRender 24.1
Gravity 34.4
Splatting 39.3
14% 32.6 fps
Poor: 12%
This bench: 14.4%
Great: 16%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$39
603GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 80.0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (60th percentile)
88.1% Excellent
Read 159
Write 148
Mixed 148
114% 152 MB/s
4K Read 0.72
4K Write 2.38
4K Mixed 0.2
96% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 88.1%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Adata 2x4GB
2 of 2 slots used
8GB DIMM 333 MHz
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
40.1% Average
MC Read 14.9
MC Write 13.7
MC Mixed 13.7
40% 14.1 GB/s
SC Read 8.1
SC Write 8.8
SC Mixed 11.1
27% 9.33 GB/s
Latency 76.3
52% 76.3 ns
Poor: 27%
This bench: 40.1%
Great: 85%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical N68-VS3 FX Builds (Compare 630 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 37%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 23%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Asrock N68-VS3 FX

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 58% - Above average Total price: $152
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