Asus P8Z68-V PRO GEN3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 56%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (63rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 37 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 80.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics53.8% 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 Drive95.3% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (15%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
MotherboardAsus P8Z68-V PRO GEN3  (all builds)
Memory9.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20120507
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 29 '20 at 13:56
Run Duration201 Seconds
Run User RUS-User
Background CPU 15%

 PC Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-3550-$300
LGA1155, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
80.9% Excellent
Memory 96.4
1-Core 97
2-Core 196
78% 130 Pts
4-Core 381
8-Core 372
52% 376 Pts
64-Core 373
25% 373 Pts
Poor: 64%
This bench: 80.9%
Great: 80%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$395
CLim: 1455 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 445.75
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
53.8% Above average
Lighting 207
Reflection 169
Parallax 203
54% 193 fps
MRender 155
Gravity 192
Splatting 128
54% 158 fps
Poor: 47%
This bench: 53.8%
Great: 56%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 250GB-$55
148GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 269 285 298 297 294 299 MB/s
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
95.3% Outstanding
Read 480
Write 444
Mixed 435
SusWrite 290
93% 412 MB/s
4K Read 31.3
4K Write 63.6
4K Mixed 41.5
134% 45.5 MB/s
DQ Read 386
DQ Write 351
DQ Mixed 361
273% 366 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 95.3%
Great: 127%
WD Blue 3D 500GB-$65
150GB free
Firmware: X61130WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 113 131 140 138 138 139 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
60.1% Good
Read 346
Write 240
Mixed 234
SusWrite 133
53% 238 MB/s
4K Read 20.5
4K Write 47.1
4K Mixed 32.4
98% 33.3 MB/s
DQ Read 181
DQ Write 142
DQ Mixed 136
109% 153 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 60.1%
Great: 117%
WD Black 2TB (2010)-$75
1TB free
Firmware: 05.01D05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 90 90 89 91 91 91 MB/s
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
67.3% Good
Read 144
Write 128
Mixed 101
SusWrite 90.3
86% 116 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.8
4K Mixed 0.9
194% 1.57 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 67.3%
Great: 84%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$42
908GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 184 196 188 194 196 193 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
111% Outstanding
Read 194
Write 173
Mixed 79.2
SusWrite 192
116% 160 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.9
169% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 111%
Great: 114%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2018)-$55
1.5TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 110 127 131 133 134 133 MB/s
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
78.5% Very good
Read 146
Write 163
Mixed 72.5
SusWrite 128
93% 127 MB/s
4K Read 2
4K Write 0.8
4K Mixed 0.5
154% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 78.5%
Great: 110%
WD Elements 107C 5TB
3.5TB free, PID 107c
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 135 156 162 163 164 163 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
65.7% Good
Read 156
Write 141
Mixed 74
SusWrite 157
175% 132 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.8
4K Mixed 1
133% 1.6 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 65.7%
Great: 66%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLT8G3D1608DT2TXRG 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1800 MHz
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
67.3% Good
MC Read 23.3
MC Write 24.8
MC Mixed 22.5
67% 23.5 GB/s
SC Read 18
SC Write 17.5
SC Mixed 18.2
51% 17.9 GB/s
Latency 52.5
76% 52.5 ns
Poor: 37%
This bench: 67.3%
Great: 77%
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 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 5,806 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 52%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus P8Z68-V PRO GEN3 - $390

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 43% - Average Total price: $1,015
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HDDRAMUSB
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WD Blue 1TB (2012) $40Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $70SanDisk Extreme 32GB $46
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