Gigabyte GA-Z68X-UD5-B3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 46%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (19th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 81 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 good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 64.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics92.7% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive33.8% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce IO wait times.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionAlthough Windows 10 is not the most recent version of Windows, it remains a great option.
Very high background CPU (36%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z68X-UD5-B3  (all builds)
Memory16 GB free of 32 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20111012
Uptime1.4 Days
Run DateAug 04 '22 at 20:48
Run Duration233 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 36%

 PC Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)

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

Processor BenchNormalHeavyServer
Intel Core i7-2600K-$319
Socket 1155, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (20th percentile)
64.5% Good
Memory 80.5
1-Core 86.7
2-Core 160
65% 109 Pts
4-Core 265
8-Core 370
40% 318 Pts
64-Core 347
22% 347 Pts
Poor: 56%
This bench: 64.5%
Great: 83%
Graphics Card Bench3D DX93D DX103D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3060-$299
CLim: 2130 MHz, MLim: 3750 MHz, Ram: 12GB, Driver: 516.59
Performing below potential (10th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
92.7% Outstanding
Lighting 121
Reflection 109
Parallax 113
98% 114 fps
MRender 130
Gravity 95.1
Splatting 82.7
82% 103 fps
Poor: 90%
This bench: 92.7%
Great: 106%
Drives BenchSequentialRandom 4kDeep queue 4k
Kingston HyperX 3K 240GB-$70
19GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 506ABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 49 81 76 77 77 73 MB/s
Relative performance (0th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
33.8% Below average
Read 258
Write 151
Mixed 153
SusWrite 72.3
35% 159 MB/s
4K Read 18.5
4K Write 14.9
4K Mixed 16.8
58% 16.7 MB/s
DQ Read 32.8
DQ Write 22.3
DQ Mixed 27.4
20% 27.5 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 33.8%
Great: 94%
SanDisk SSD Plus 240GB-$27
88GB free
Firmware: Z32080RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 207 205 96 96 96 96 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
39.1% Below average
Read 315
Write 238
Mixed 238
SusWrite 133
52% 231 MB/s
4K Read 12.6
4K Write 45.2
4K Mixed 9.2
55% 22.3 MB/s
DQ Read 14.3
DQ Write 90
DQ Mixed 13.9
22% 39.4 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 39.1%
Great: 86%
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$80
166GB free
Firmware: RVT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 103 84 79 79 81 79 MB/s
Relative performance (0th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
46% Average
Read 198
Write 185
Mixed 166
SusWrite 84.1
36% 158 MB/s
4K Read 24.7
4K Write 41.2
4K Mixed 29.1
96% 31.7 MB/s
DQ Read 41
DQ Write 86
DQ Mixed 53
43% 60 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 46%
Great: 129%
Adata Premier SP550 120GB-$45
74GB free
Firmware: O1230C
SusWrite @10s intervals: 162 137 53 55 54 54 MB/s
Performing below potential (1st percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
40.4% Average
Read 180
Write 181
Mixed 174
SusWrite 85.9
35% 155 MB/s
4K Read 18
4K Write 42.6
4K Mixed 24.6
81% 28.4 MB/s
DQ Read 30
DQ Write 81.1
DQ Mixed 41.5
36% 50.9 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 40.4%
Great: 91%
Seagate Barracuda 6TB (2017)-$123
4TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 139 163 167 166 167 166 MB/s
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
71.2% Very good
Read 85.1
Write 98.5
Mixed 75.7
SusWrite 162
77% 105 MB/s
4K Read 2
4K Write 4.7
4K Mixed 0.7
248% 2.47 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 71.2%
Great: 87%
Memory Kit BenchMulti coreSingle coreLatency
Unknown 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
36.2% Below average
MC Read 12.2
MC Write 12.4
MC Mixed 11
34% 11.9 GB/s
SC Read 11
SC Write 12.8
SC Mixed 11.8
34% 11.9 GB/s
Latency 79.5
50% 79.5 ns
Poor: 36%
This bench: 36.2%
Great: 115%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z68X-UD5-B3 Builds (Compare 107 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings
Gaming
Gaming 42%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 77%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 34%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z68X-UD5-B3

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 68% - Good Total price: $535
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