Gigabyte GA-Z68A-D3-B3

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming 31%
Sail boat
Desktop 56%
Workstation 24%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (84th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 16 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 71.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics28.3% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 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 Drive64.7% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory4GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and although it's sufficient for most games, some will benefit from up to 8GB of RAM. 4GB is also enough for modest file and system caches which allow for a responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z68A-D3-B3  (all builds)
Memory2.8 GB free of 4 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20120321
Uptime13 Days
Run DateMay 17 '18 at 13:26
Run Duration84 Seconds
Run User TUR-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing above expectations (84th 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 i7-2600-$350
Socket 1155, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
71.5% Very good
SC Int 97.6
SC Float 96.7
SC Mixed 95.7
77% 96.7 Pts
QC Int 362
QC Float 369
QC Mixed 366
83% 366 Pts
MC Int 455
MC Float 470
MC Mixed 472
70% 466 Pts
Poor: 51%
This bench: 71.5%
Great: 72%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R7 260X-$120
Asus(1043 0499) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 24.20.11001.5003
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
28.3% Poor
Lighting 79.8
Reflection 78.5
Parallax 113
28% 90.3 fps
MRender 58
Gravity 70.4
Splatting 75
28% 67.8 fps
Poor: 21%
This bench: 28.3%
Great: 30%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
120gb SSD 120GB
96GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.00 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
64.7% Good
Read 327
Write 331
Mixed 310
72% 323 MB/s
4K Read 28.9
4K Write 61.6
4K Mixed 18.5
100% 36.3 MB/s
DQ Read 29.5
DQ Write 56.6
DQ Mixed 22
23% 36 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 64.7%
Great: 73%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 1x4GB
1 of 4 slots used
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
29.8% Poor
MC Read 9.8
MC Write 8.9
MC Mixed 8.7
26% 9.13 GB/s
SC Read 9
SC Write 9.8
SC Mixed 8.9
26% 9.23 GB/s
Latency 62
64% 62 ns
Poor: 13%
This bench: 29.8%
Great: 41%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z68A-D3-B3 Builds (Compare 407 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 59%
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation 39%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z68A-D3-B3

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 102% - Outstanding Total price: $551
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