Asrock Z68 Extreme4 Gen3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 32%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 55%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 37%
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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 68%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics27.3% 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 Drive51.1% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
MotherboardAsrock Z68 Extreme4 Gen3  (all builds)
Memory12.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20110708
Uptime7.7 Days
Run DateNov 06 '16 at 12:38
Run Duration223 Seconds
Run User CHE-User
Background CPU5%

 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 i5-2500-$134
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
68% Good
SC Int 92.3
SC Float 93
SC Mixed 92.9
74% 92.7 Pts
QC Int 354
QC Float 359
QC Mixed 355
81% 356 Pts
MC Int 354
MC Float 358
MC Mixed 354
53% 355 Pts
Poor: 50%
This bench: 68%
Great: 70%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 570-$350
Asus(1043 8387) 1.2GB
Driver: nvd3dumx Ver. 21.21.13.6909
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
27.3% Poor
Lighting 74.4
Reflection 99.7
Parallax 102
26% 92 fps
MRender 81.1
Gravity 61.5
Splatting 59.3
28% 67.3 fps
Poor: 22%
This bench: 27.3%
Great: 29%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston HyperX 240GB-$266
90GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 501ABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
51.1% Above average
Read 286
Write 235
Mixed 231
56% 251 MB/s
4K Read 21.7
4K Write 60.3
4K Mixed 11.1
79% 31.1 MB/s
DQ Read 19.5
DQ Write 93
DQ Mixed 10.2
21% 40.9 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 51.1%
Great: 87%
OCZ Agility 3 240GB-$199
39GB free
Firmware: 2.15 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
32.4% Below average
Read 148
Write 161
Mixed 116
32% 142 MB/s
4K Read 14.3
4K Write 37.8
4K Mixed 8.77
53% 20.3 MB/s
DQ Read 14.9
DQ Write 37.8
DQ Mixed 9.25
12% 20.7 MB/s
Poor: 32%
This bench: 32.4%
Great: 65%
OCZ VERTEX PLUS 120GB
1GB free
Firmware: 3.50 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
29.4% Poor
Read 190
Write 160
Mixed 164
38% 171 MB/s
4K Read 16.4
4K Write 16.2
4K Mixed 4.9
40% 12.5 MB/s
DQ Read 17.8
DQ Write 16.5
DQ Mixed 5.28
7% 13.2 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 29.4%
Great: 33%
WD Green 1TB (2009)-$88
190GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
36.4% Below average
Read 66.6
Write 60.1
Mixed 59.6
47% 62.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.45
4K Write 1.61
4K Mixed 0.2
71% 0.75 MB/s
Poor: 23%
This bench: 36.4%
Great: 58%
Samsung Spinpoint F1 750GB-$28
172GB free
Firmware: 1AA01113 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
36.1% Below average
Read 62.7
Write 62.9
Mixed 49.5
44% 58.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.42
4K Write 1.73
4K Mixed 0.32
85% 0.83 MB/s
Poor: 25%
This bench: 36.1%
Great: 58%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMZ16GX3M4A1600C9 CMZ16GX3M4A1600C9 CMZ16GX3M4A1600C9 CMZ16GX3M4A1600C9 16GB
1333, 1333, 1333, 1333 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
50.1% Above average
MC Read 17.7
MC Write 18.8
MC Mixed 16.3
50% 17.6 GB/s
SC Read 14.1
SC Write 16.3
SC Mixed 16.3
44% 15.6 GB/s
Latency 99.6
40% 99.6 ns
Poor: 44%
This bench: 50.1%
Great: 60%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z68 Extreme4 Gen3 Builds (Compare 864 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Asrock Z68 Extreme4 Gen3 - $150

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 83% - Excellent Total price: $886
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