Asus P8Z68-V GEN3

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 63%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 37%
Jet ski
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (60th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 40 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 87.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics2.14% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive57.7% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (14%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus P8Z68-V GEN3  (all builds)
Memory6.5 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit kleuren
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20121109
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateNov 10 '17 at 19:27
Run Duration90 Seconds
Run User NLD-User
Background CPU 14%

 PC Performing above expectations (60th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i5-2500K-$246
LGA1155, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
87.7% Excellent
SC Int 116
SC Float 117
SC Mixed 116
93% 116 Pts
QC Int 470
QC Float 465
QC Mixed 463
106% 466 Pts
MC Int 468
MC Float 467
MC Mixed 469
70% 468 Pts
Poor: 51%
This bench: 87.7%
Great: 90%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 3000 (Desktop V1 1.1 GHz)
Asus(1043 844D) 2GB
Driver: igdumd64.dll Ver. 9.17.10.4459
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
2.14% Terrible
Lighting 6.1
Reflection 8.4
Parallax 4.5
2% 6.33 fps
MRender 6.6
Gravity 3.4
Splatting 8.9
2% 6.3 fps
Poor: 2%
This bench: 2.14%
Great: 3%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk Ultra II 240GB-$60
206GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X41320RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
57.7% Above average
Read 489
Write 307
Mixed 250
77% 349 MB/s
4K Read 17.5
4K Write 38.1
4K Mixed 10.6
60% 22.1 MB/s
DQ Read 31.3
DQ Write 46.7
DQ Mixed 10.8
16% 29.6 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 57.7%
Great: 101%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMT125U6BFR8C-H9 4x2GB
4 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 1333 MHz
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
51.9% Above average
MC Read 17.3
MC Write 18.7
MC Mixed 15.8
49% 17.3 GB/s
SC Read 14.9
SC Write 19.3
SC Mixed 17.1
49% 17.1 GB/s
Latency 61.6
65% 61.6 ns
Poor: 26%
This bench: 51.9%
Great: 52%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical P8Z68-V GEN3 Builds (Compare 2,388 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Asus P8Z68-V GEN3

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 70% - Very good Total price: $750
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