Asus P8Z68 DELUXE/GEN3

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 32%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 70%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 50%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (56th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 44 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 78.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics26.2% 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 Drive95.9% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus P8Z68 DELUXE/GEN3  (all builds)
Memory13.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20121109
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 12 '18 at 03:31
Run Duration161 Seconds
Run User ZAF-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing as expected (56th 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 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
78.4% Very good
SC Int 110
SC Float 110
SC Mixed 110
88% 110 Pts
QC Int 367
QC Float 383
QC Mixed 386
86% 379 Pts
MC Int 551
MC Float 566
MC Mixed 566
84% 561 Pts
Poor: 55%
This bench: 78.4%
Great: 86%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 480-$500
EVGA(3842 1480) 1.5GB
CLim: 700 MHz, MLim: 924 MHz, Ram: 1.5GB, Driver: 391.35
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
26.2% Poor
Lighting 71.7
Reflection 95.5
Parallax 84.3
24% 83.8 fps
MRender 81.3
Gravity 58.2
Splatting 63.5
28% 67.7 fps
Poor: 22%
This bench: 26.2%
Great: 31%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$95
173GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
95.9% Outstanding
Read 508
Write 404
Mixed 409
98% 440 MB/s
4K Read 38.7
4K Write 84
4K Mixed 27.5
138% 50.1 MB/s
DQ Read 249
DQ Write 199
DQ Mixed 93.1
105% 180 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 95.9%
Great: 124%
Seagate Barracuda Pro 6TB (2016)-$209
5TB free
Firmware: DN03 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 66% Great: 112%
Seagate Barracuda Pro 6TB (2016)-$209
44GB free
Firmware: DN03 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 66% Great: 112%
SanDisk Extreme USB 3.0 64GB-$80
57GB free, PID 5580
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
78.4% Very good
Read 248
Write 110
Mixed 141
189% 166 MB/s
4K Read 10.3
4K Write 5.21
4K Mixed 3.11
321% 6.2 MB/s
Poor: 24%
This bench: 78.4%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws DDR3 1600 C9 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
57% Above average
MC Read 19.7
MC Write 20
MC Mixed 17.6
55% 19.1 GB/s
SC Read 17.1
SC Write 20.4
SC Mixed 20.3
55% 19.3 GB/s
Latency 62.7
64% 62.7 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 57%
Great: 64%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical P8Z68 DELUXE/GEN3 Builds (Compare 533 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 60%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 49%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asus P8Z68 DELUXE/GEN3

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 68% - Good Total price: $840
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