Gigabyte GA-Z68M-D2H

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 42%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (44th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 56 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 70.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics56.7% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 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 Drive47.7% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
Memory12GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 12GB 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 (18%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z68M-D2H  (all builds)
Memory6.5 GB free of 12 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20120221
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateNov 16 '19 at 11:58
Run Duration155 Seconds
Run User MYS-User
Background CPU 18%
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 PC Performing as expected (44th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-3770K-$350
Socket 1155, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
70.5% Very good
Memory 93.2
1-Core 104
2-Core 187
78% 128 Pts
4-Core 259
8-Core 501
47% 380 Pts
64-Core 500
34% 500 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 70.5%
Great: 88%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$267
CLim: 1961 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 441.20
Performing below potential (62nd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
56.7% Above average
Lighting 220
Reflection 195
Parallax 205
58% 207 fps
MRender 150
Gravity 207
Splatting 164
57% 173 fps
Poor: 51%
This bench: 56.7%
Great: 61%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
HyperX Fury 120GB-$160
10GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 603ABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 74 71 72 56 66 60 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
47.7% Average
Read 290
Write 125
Mixed 156
SusWrite 66.5
35% 159 MB/s
4K Read 20.7
4K Write 65.8
4K Mixed 22.7
95% 36.4 MB/s
DQ Read 24.6
DQ Write 114
DQ Mixed 35.4
37% 57.9 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 47.7%
Great: 78%
WD Blue 500GB (2008)-$38
66GB free
Firmware: 12.01C02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 75 68 76 51 73 61 MB/s
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
51.4% Above average
Read 111
Write 101
Mixed 63.3
SusWrite 67.4
63% 85.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 1
182% 1.37 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 51.4%
Great: 70%
WD Blue 2.5" 320GB (2010)-$35
8GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 70 74 74 76 76 75 MB/s
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
34.8% Below average
Read 46.8
Write 48
Mixed 39.5
SusWrite 74.2
38% 52.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.6
110% 0.77 MB/s
Poor: 16%
This bench: 34.8%
Great: 48%
Hitachi HTS545050B9A300 500GB-$90
44GB free
Firmware: PB4OC60N
SusWrite @10s intervals: 60 65 64 66 66 66 MB/s
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
34.7% Below average
Read 56.3
Write 50
Mixed 28.5
SusWrite 64.4
36% 49.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.7
118% 0.8 MB/s
Poor: 10%
This bench: 34.7%
Great: 47%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 3x4GB
3 of 4 slots used
12GB DIMM
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
42% Average
MC Read 15.1
MC Write 13.7
MC Mixed 12.1
39% 13.6 GB/s
SC Read 12.7
SC Write 13.2
SC Mixed 14.2
38% 13.4 GB/s
Latency 61.7
65% 61.7 ns
Poor: 26%
This bench: 42%
Great: 59%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z68M-D2H Builds (Compare 121 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 5%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 61%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 5%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z68M-D2H

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 78% - Very good Total price: $103
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