Gigabyte GA-Z68A-D3H-B3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 34%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 46%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 33%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (26th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 74 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 43.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics39.8% 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 Drive61.1% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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.
High background CPU (30%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
1 month ago, 1 month ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z68A-D3H-B3  (all builds)
Memory11.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20110513
Uptime0.8 Days
Run DateAug 16 '19 at 09:02
Run Duration139 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU 30%

 PC Performing below expectations (26th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-2600K-$145
Socket 1155, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
43.5% Average
1-Core 76
2-Core 132
50% 104 Pts
4-Core 243
8-Core 349
38% 296 Pts
64-Core 383
26% 383 Pts
Poor: 42%
This bench: 43.5%
Great: 78%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$409
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 430.86
Relative performance (0th percentile) - Disable monitor sync before benchmarking (143 fps cap detected)
39.8% Below average
Lighting 143
Reflection 143
Parallax 143
37% 143 fps
MRender 143
Gravity 143
Splatting 142
44% 143 fps
Poor: 69%
This bench: 39.8%
Great: 86%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$70
54GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 252 160 147 137 142 135 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
61.1% Good
Read 272
Write 372
Mixed 277
SusWrite 162
61% 271 MB/s
4K Read 30.7
4K Write 50.5
4K Mixed 37.2
121% 39.5 MB/s
DQ Read 35.8
DQ Write 73.5
DQ Mixed 46.4
38% 51.9 MB/s
Poor: 79%
This bench: 61.1%
Great: 124%
WD Green 3TB (2011)-$93
523GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 62 62 63 65 63 61 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
34.1% Below average
Read 56
Write 53
Mixed 55
SusWrite 62.6
42% 56.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.6
128% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 34.1%
Great: 84%
Seagate Barracuda 4TB (2017)-$77
3TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 98 143 140 140 144 141 MB/s
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
62.5% Good
Read 82
Write 129
Mixed 56.5
SusWrite 134
74% 100 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 5.4
4K Mixed 0.5
193% 2.27 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 62.5%
Great: 92%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
52.9% Above average
MC Read 18.1
MC Write 18.9
MC Mixed 17.4
52% 18.1 GB/s
SC Read 14.1
SC Write 15
SC Mixed 16.2
43% 15.1 GB/s
Latency 61.5
65% 61.5 ns
Poor: 27%
This bench: 52.9%
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 GA-Z68A-D3H-B3 Builds (Compare 1,306 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 46%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 63%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 33%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z68A-D3H-B3 - $110

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 39% - Below average Total price: $825
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Intel Core i7-9700K $350Nvidia RTX 2060S (Super) $429Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $230
HDDRAMUSB
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WD Blue 1TB (2012) $37G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $799SanDisk Extreme 32GB $48
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $64Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $73SanDisk Extreme 16GB $24
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