Asus P8Z68-V PRO

Performance Results

Gaming 16%
Desktop 55%
Workstation 13%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (37th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 63 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 a below average single core score, this CPU can handle email, web browsing and audio/video playback but it will struggle to handle modern 3D games or workstation tasks such as video editing. Finally, with a gaming score of 37.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is poor.
Graphics33.6% 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 Drive38.4% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce IO wait times.
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.
MotherboardAsus P8Z68-V PRO  (all builds)
Memory4.6 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20121109
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 26 '20 at 03:07
Run Duration125 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU10%

 PC Performing below expectations (37th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i3-3220-$123
LGA1155, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
37.9% Below average
Memory 41.8
1-Core 89.7
2-Core 152
53% 94.4 Pts
4-Core 197
8-Core 198
27% 198 Pts
64-Core 160
11% 160 Pts
Poor: 48%
This bench: 37.9%
Great: 66%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 960-$198
CLim: 1455 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 457.30
Performing below potential (73rd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
33.6% Below average
Lighting 42.8
Reflection 45.4
Parallax 40.8
35% 43 fps
MRender 37.7
Gravity 40.6
Splatting 35.3
32% 37.9 fps
Poor: 31%
This bench: 33.6%
Great: 36%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston A400 120GB-$20
79GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S3500102
SusWrite @10s intervals: 181 330 353 390 12 101 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
38.4% Below average
Read 375
Write 315
Mixed 14.5
SusWrite 228
52% 233 MB/s
4K Read 15.5
4K Write 6.4
4K Mixed 4.8
33% 8.9 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 38.4%
Great: 81%
931GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 146 150 151 151 153 153 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
86.4% Excellent
Read 150
Write 146
Mixed 76.4
SusWrite 151
96% 131 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 1
191% 1.4 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 86.4%
Great: 89%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Team Team-Elite-1333 4x2GB
4 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 1333 MHz
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
37.3% Below average
MC Read 12.6
MC Write 15.3
MC Mixed 13.6
40% 13.8 GB/s
SC Read 8.7
SC Write 9.8
SC Mixed 10.7
28% 9.73 GB/s
Latency 194
21% 194 ns
Poor: 37%
This bench: 37.3%
Great: 52%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical P8Z68-V PRO Builds (Compare 2,098 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 45%
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation 37%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Asus P8Z68-V PRO - $390

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 58% - Above average Total price: $1,086
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