Asrock Z68 Extreme3 Gen3

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 59%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 42%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (50th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 50 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 78.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics2.08% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
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.
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
MotherboardAsrock Z68 Extreme3 Gen3  (all builds)
Memory13.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20121212
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 15 '19 at 19:43
Run Duration135 Seconds
Run User IDN-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing as expected (50th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-3770K-$138
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
78.6% Very good
1-Core 123
2-Core 246
87% 185 Pts
4-Core 415
8-Core 634
67% 524 Pts
64-Core 646
43% 646 Pts
Poor: 56%
This bench: 78.6%
Great: 82%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce GT 440
Device(0000 0000) 2GB
CLim: 780 MHz, MLim: 333 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 391.35
Relative performance (0th percentile)
2.08% Terrible
Lighting 7.7
Reflection 7.6
Parallax 6.3
2% 7.2 fps
MRender 7.1
Gravity 7.1
Splatting 6.2
2% 6.8 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 2.08%
Great: 5%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel Raid 0 Volume 591GB
526GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 71 76 74 84 96 97 MB/s
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
110% Outstanding
Read 299
Write 330
Mixed 35.9
SusWrite 83.2
135% 187 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 2.9
4K Mixed 0.9
208% 1.7 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 110%
Great: 131%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
566GB free
Firmware: CC24
SusWrite @10s intervals: 93 90 86 90 94 93 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
61.9% Good
Read 124
Write 87.8
Mixed 34.2
SusWrite 91.1
61% 84.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 3.8
4K Mixed 0.4
152% 1.7 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 61.9%
Great: 114%
Intel Raid 0 Volume 1.5TB
870GB free
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 76 88 79 84 97 97 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
110% Outstanding
Read 295
Write 264
Mixed 36.6
SusWrite 86.9
123% 171 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 0.8
187% 1.53 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 110%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown F3-2400C11-4GXM 8502 2133 CL11 Series 04CD F3-2400C11-4GXM 8502 2133 CL11 Series 16GB
1867, 1867, 1867, 1867 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Performing below potential (25th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
67.5% Good
MC Read 24.7
MC Write 23.7
MC Mixed 21.1
66% 23.2 GB/s
SC Read 21
SC Write 21.5
SC Mixed 22.1
62% 21.5 GB/s
Latency 59.7
67% 59.7 ns
Poor: 68%
This bench: 67.5%
Great: 75%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z68 Extreme3 Gen3 Builds (Compare 3,260 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 50%
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Desktop
Desktop 63%
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Workstation
Workstation 34%
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Motherboard: Asrock Z68 Extreme3 Gen3

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