Gigabyte GA-Z68AP-D3

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 50%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 47%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (96th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 4 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 90.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics47.7% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive117% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z68AP-D3  (all builds)
Memory4.3 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20120320
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 12 '18 at 04:04
Run Duration130 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing way above expectations (96th 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 4.6 GHz, turbo 6.55 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
90.8% Outstanding
SC Int 124
SC Float 124
SC Mixed 124
99% 124 Pts
QC Int 490
QC Float 477
QC Mixed 473
109% 480 Pts
MC Int 492
MC Float 477
MC Mixed 483
73% 484 Pts
Poor: 49%
This bench: 90.8%
Great: 89%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD HD 7950-$290
Sapphire(174B 3000) 3GB
CLim: 1110 MHz, MLim: 1500 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 17.12.1
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
47.7% Average
Lighting 149
Reflection 92.7
Parallax 199
52% 147 fps
MRender 70.4
Gravity 139
Splatting 101
45% 103 fps
Poor: 30%
This bench: 47.7%
Great: 44%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel Raid 0 Volume 240GB
57GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 358 179 57 1.4 0.7 95 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
117% Outstanding
Read 1,065
Write 789
Mixed 581
SusWrite 115
141% 638 MB/s
4K Read 29.8
4K Write 92
4K Mixed 43.5
150% 55.1 MB/s
DQ Read 378
DQ Write 572
DQ Mixed 406
326% 452 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 117%
Great: 135%
WD WD5000LPVX-22V0TT0 1TB
493GB free
Firmware: JC45
SusWrite @10s intervals: 105 106 105 106 105 106 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - drive id incomplete or inconclusive
Read 106
Write 104
Mixed 63.5
SusWrite 106
70% 94.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 1
172% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 45% Great: 82%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
70.5% Very good
MC Read 24.6
MC Write 25.8
MC Mixed 22.4
69% 24.3 GB/s
SC Read 20
SC Write 22.2
SC Mixed 20.6
60% 20.9 GB/s
Latency 51.4
78% 51.4 ns
Poor: 18%
This bench: 70.5%
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-Z68AP-D3 Builds (Compare 2,612 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 65%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z68AP-D3

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 86% - Excellent Total price: $553
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