Gigabyte GA-Z68XP-UD4

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 24%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 50%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 38%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (51st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 49 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 59.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics18.4% 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 Drive42.1% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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 (16%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z68XP-UD4  (all builds)
Memory11 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1200 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20111012
Uptime0.4 Days
Run DateOct 12 '18 at 12:10
Run Duration153 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 16%

 PC Performing as expected (51st 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 i7-2600-$350
Socket 1155, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
59.3% Above average
SC Int 87.5
SC Float 89.7
SC Mixed 82.3
69% 86.5 Pts
QC Int 275
QC Float 288
QC Mixed 291
64% 285 Pts
MC Int 422
MC Float 454
MC Mixed 452
66% 442 Pts
Poor: 48%
This bench: 59.3%
Great: 71%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD HD 6870
XFX(1682 3107) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.201.1151.1008
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
18.4% Very poor
Lighting 67.7
Reflection 40.4
Parallax 62.8
20% 57 fps
MRender 27.5
Gravity 46.7
Splatting 45.9
17% 40 fps
Poor: 16%
This bench: 18.4%
Great: 19%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
OCZ Agility 3 120GB-$102
14GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2.15
SusWrite @10s intervals: 83 77 72 73 79 69 MB/s
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
42.1% Average
Read 133
Write 106
Mixed 132
SusWrite 75.4
25% 111 MB/s
4K Read 21
4K Write 58
4K Mixed 26
96% 35 MB/s
DQ Read 25.6
DQ Write 92.2
DQ Mixed 29.5
31% 49.1 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 42.1%
Great: 61%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 1TB-$66
225GB free
Firmware: CC44
SusWrite @10s intervals: 80 79 81 83 81 83 MB/s
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
57.7% Above average
Read 120
Write 110
Mixed 59.5
SusWrite 81.2
68% 92.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.9
157% 1 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 57.7%
Great: 69%
Samsung Spinpoint F1 1TB-$130
301GB free
Firmware: 1AA01113
SusWrite @10s intervals: 80 79 81 83 81 83 MB/s
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
54.2% Above average
Read 107
Write 114
Mixed 63.7
SusWrite 81.2
67% 91.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.9
176% 1.33 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 54.2%
Great: 62%
Hitachi HDS721010KLA330 1TB-$47
105GB free
Firmware: GKAOA70M
SusWrite @10s intervals: 49 48 47 50 50 50 MB/s
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
33.6% Below average
Read 67.8
Write 68
Mixed 38.7
SusWrite 48.8
41% 55.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.8
152% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 20%
This bench: 33.6%
Great: 47%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
47.6% Average
MC Read 16.3
MC Write 16.8
MC Mixed 14.8
46% 16 GB/s
SC Read 13.3
SC Write 15.9
SC Mixed 15.6
43% 14.9 GB/s
Latency 66
61% 66 ns
Poor: 26%
This bench: 47.6%
Great: 84%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 88%
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Desktop
Desktop 70%
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Workstation
Workstation 52%
Yacht

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z68XP-UD4

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 93% - Outstanding Total price: $845
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