Gigabyte GA-Z68XP-UD3

Performance Results

Gaming 63%
Desktop 57%
Workstation 35%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (39th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 61 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. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 56.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics74.1% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load 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 8.1 is the second most recent version of Windows but it's worth upgrading to Windows 10 which has had several improvements made to the user interface including a better homescreen.
Run History
9 months ago, 9 months ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z68XP-UD3  (all builds)
Memory5.6 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 8.1
BIOS Date20111011
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 13 '18 at 17:10
Run Duration151 Seconds
Run User ARM-User
Background CPU9%

 PC Performing below expectations (39th 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
Socket 1155, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
56.8% Above average
SC Int 88.5
SC Float 90.6
SC Mixed 90.9
72% 90 Pts
QC Int 344
QC Float 327
QC Mixed 270
71% 314 Pts
MC Int 308
MC Float 331
MC Mixed 324
48% 321 Pts
Poor: 52%
This bench: 56.8%
Great: 90%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$230
CLim: 2012 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 391.1
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
74.1% Very good
Lighting 230
Reflection 211
Parallax 223
70% 221 fps
MRender 151
Gravity 213
Splatting 177
77% 180 fps
Poor: 59%
This bench: 74.1%
Great: 78%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$98
454GB free
Firmware: EMT03B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
69.6% Good
Read 412
Write 320
Mixed 290
76% 341 MB/s
4K Read 30.6
4K Write 57
4K Mixed 21.2
104% 36.3 MB/s
DQ Read 39.4
DQ Write 85.8
DQ Mixed 24.1
29% 49.8 MB/s
Poor: 81%
This bench: 69.6%
Great: 134%
Seagate Desktop SSHD 4TB-$200
15GB free
Firmware: CC45 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
42.2% Average
Read 105
Write 39.7
Mixed 47.6
48% 63.9 MB/s
4K Read 5.62
4K Write 4.5
4K Mixed 3.07
659% 4.4 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 42.2%
Great: 95%
Seagate Desktop SSHD 4TB-$200
23GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CC44 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
77.5% Very good
Read 116
Write 153
Mixed 64.6
82% 111 MB/s
4K Read 0.62
4K Write 5.39
4K Mixed 0.6
192% 2.2 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 77.5%
Great: 95%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
49.8% Average
MC Read 16.3
MC Write 18.2
MC Mixed 16.3
48% 16.9 GB/s
SC Read 12.7
SC Write 15.8
SC Mixed 14.9
41% 14.5 GB/s
Latency 63.5
63% 63.5 ns
Poor: 18%
This bench: 49.8%
Great: 57%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z68XP-UD3 Builds (Compare 1,428 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 59%
Desktop 65%
Battle cruiser
Workstation 39%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z68XP-UD3 - $348

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 91% - Outstanding Total price: $858
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