Asus P8Z68-M PRO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 34%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 28%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (54th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 46 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 79.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics36% 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 Drive95.7% 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus P8Z68-M PRO  (all builds)
Memory12.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20120113
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateAug 03 '20 at 15:37
Run Duration141 Seconds
Run User PHL-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing as expected (54th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-2600-$213
LGA1155, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.95 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
79.2% Very good
Memory 93.5
1-Core 105
2-Core 190
78% 130 Pts
4-Core 351
8-Core 517
56% 434 Pts
64-Core 526
35% 526 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 79.2%
Great: 79%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 280X-$500
Sapphire(174B 3000) 3GB
CLim: 950 MHz, MLim: 1425 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 19.20
Performing below potential (28th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
36% Below average
Lighting 137
Reflection 79.1
Parallax 182
36% 133 fps
MRender 61.7
Gravity 142
Splatting 87
36% 96.8 fps
Poor: 34%
This bench: 36%
Great: 42%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WDC WDS100T2B0A-00SM50 1TB
891GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 401000WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 434 420 439 452 445 451 MB/s
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
95.7% Outstanding
Read 408
Write 357
Mixed 349
SusWrite 440
88% 389 MB/s
4K Read 28.9
4K Write 57.6
4K Mixed 35.5
120% 40.7 MB/s
DQ Read 386
DQ Write 302
DQ Mixed 242
209% 310 MB/s
Poor: 75%
This bench: 95.7%
Great: 120%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2018)-$58
1.5TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 206 209 208 213 210 219 MB/s
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
99.1% Outstanding
Read 135
Write 172
Mixed 71.9
SusWrite 211
107% 147 MB/s
4K Read 1.5
4K Write 0.6
4K Mixed 0.1
85% 0.73 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 99.1%
Great: 109%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2018)-$58
731GB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 168 163 165 161 172 173 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
77.4% Very good
Read 103
Write 132
Mixed 70.4
SusWrite 167
86% 118 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 0.6
4K Mixed 0.1
80% 0.7 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 77.4%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance DDR3 1866 C9 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1867 MHz
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
66.1% Good
MC Read 23.6
MC Write 24.2
MC Mixed 21.1
66% 23 GB/s
SC Read 19.8
SC Write 19.8
SC Mixed 19.8
57% 19.8 GB/s
Latency 61
66% 61 ns
Poor: 35%
This bench: 66.1%
Great: 71%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical P8Z68-M PRO Builds (Compare 307 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 46%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 36%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Asus P8Z68-M PRO

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 75% - Very good Total price: $444
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