Asus P8Z68-V PRO GEN3

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 21%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 63%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 41%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (59th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 41 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 86.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics12.1% is a very low 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive50.8% 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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 8 years and 4 months old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
MotherboardAsus P8Z68-V PRO GEN3  (all builds)
Memory13.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1680 x 1050 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20111116
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 30 '17 at 20:04
Run Duration534 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing as expected (59th 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
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
86.7% Excellent
SC Int 114
SC Float 115
SC Mixed 114
92% 114 Pts
QC Int 460
QC Float 456
QC Mixed 459
104% 458 Pts
MC Int 453
MC Float 459
MC Mixed 456
68% 456 Pts
Poor: 53%
This bench: 86.7%
Great: 90%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
ATI HD 4870
Asus(1043 0278) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 8.850.0.0
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
12.1% Very poor
Lighting 46.6
Reflection 32.1
Parallax 31.4
13% 36.7 fps
MRender 19.9
Gravity 27.8
Splatting 38.4
12% 28.7 fps
Poor: 8%
This bench: 12.1%
Great: 14%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Patriot Spark 128GB
58GB free
Firmware: SBFM60.9 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
50.8% Above average
Read 306
Write 213
Mixed 219
54% 246 MB/s
4K Read 25.9
4K Write 50.8
4K Mixed 8.05
76% 28.3 MB/s
DQ Read 94.2
DQ Write 88.4
DQ Mixed 11.8
31% 64.8 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 50.8%
Great: 83%
hp v165w 16GB
10GB free, PID 5307
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
5.92% Terrible
Read 24.1
Write 6.25
Mixed 6.57
12% 12.3 MB/s
4K Read 4.5
4K Write 0.002
4K Mixed 0.002
17% 1.5 MB/s
Poor: 5%
This bench: 5.92%
Great: 8%
Kingston DataTraveler 2.0 4GB
3GB free, PID 1603
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
2.5% Terrible
Read 7.62
Write 3.27
Mixed 4.41
6% 5.1 MB/s
4K Read 2.79
4K Write 0.006
4K Mixed 0.005
11% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 3%
This bench: 2.5%
Great: 7%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair XMS3 DDR3 1333 C9 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1333 MHz
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
54.7% Above average
MC Read 18.6
MC Write 19.4
MC Mixed 16.8
52% 18.3 GB/s
SC Read 15.5
SC Write 20.2
SC Mixed 18.1
51% 17.9 GB/s
Latency 60.2
66% 60.2 ns
Poor: 30%
This bench: 54.7%
Great: 55%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical P8Z68-V PRO GEN3 Builds (Compare 1,689 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 59%
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Desktop
Desktop 65%
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Workstation
Workstation 43%
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Motherboard: Asus P8Z68-V PRO GEN3 - $150

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 77% - Very good Total price: $769
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