Asus P8Z68-V PRO GEN3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 30%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 25%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (65th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 35 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 81.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics35% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 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 Drive55.6% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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 (17%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsus P8Z68-V PRO GEN3  (all builds)
Memory3.4 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20121109
Uptime5.1 Days
Run DateJul 07 '19 at 18:22
Run Duration138 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 17%

 PC Performing above expectations (65th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-2600K-$145
LGA1155, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
81.2% Excellent
Memory 96.4
1-Core 102
2-Core 212
81% 137 Pts
4-Core 357
8-Core 562
59% 460 Pts
64-Core 571
38% 571 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 81.2%
Great: 87%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce GTX 690 (SLI Disabled)
Asus(1043 8406) 2GB
CLim: 1202 MHz, MLim: 1502 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 430.86
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
35% Below average
Lighting 194
Reflection 93.8
Parallax 157
51% 148 fps
MRender 103
Gravity 121
Splatting 78
34% 101 fps
Poor: 32%
This bench: 35%
Great: 36%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
OCZ Agility 3 240GB-$199
46GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2.22
SusWrite @10s intervals: 120 124 122 106 104 100 MB/s
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
55.6% Above average
Read 121
Write 204
Mixed 160
SusWrite 113
34% 150 MB/s
4K Read 22.6
4K Write 87.5
4K Mixed 28.1
117% 46.1 MB/s
DQ Read 184
DQ Write 196
DQ Mixed 152
125% 177 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 55.6%
Great: 65%
WD Blue 320GB (2008)-$24
13GB free
Firmware: 01.03E01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 60 60 81 64 66 68 MB/s
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
43.8% Average
Read 85.5
Write 88
Mixed 60.5
SusWrite 66.6
56% 75.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.9
170% 1.27 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 43.8%
Great: 60%
WD Black 500GB (2008)-$38
102GB free
Firmware: 05.01D05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 112 115 116 114 113 114 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
67% Good
Read 119
Write 112
Mixed 79.5
SusWrite 114
78% 106 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 1
204% 1.47 MB/s
Poor: 28%
This bench: 67%
Great: 70%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance DDR3 1600 C9 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz
Performing below potential (18th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
33.5% Below average
MC Read 10.8
MC Write 10.3
MC Mixed 10.1
30% 10.4 GB/s
SC Read 8.3
SC Write 8.2
SC Mixed 11.1
26% 9.2 GB/s
Latency 52.6
76% 52.6 ns
Poor: 27%
This bench: 33.5%
Great: 63%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical P8Z68-V PRO GEN3 Builds (Compare 1,146 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 42%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 33%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Asus P8Z68-V PRO GEN3 - $390

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 45% - Average Total price: $1,116
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