Asus P8Z68-V PRO

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming 38%
Jet ski
Desktop 62%
Workstation 44%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (49th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 51 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 67.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics35.6% 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 Drive60.9% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
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 8 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  (all builds)
Memory13.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20110509
Uptime0.4 Days
Run DateFeb 25 '18 at 05:04
Run Duration112 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU10%

 PC Performing as expected (49th 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 i7-2600K-$343
LGA1155, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
67.8% Good
SC Int 93.2
SC Float 93.2
SC Mixed 93.6
75% 93.3 Pts
QC Int 330
QC Float 338
QC Mixed 339
76% 336 Pts
MC Int 454
MC Float 466
MC Mixed 468
69% 462 Pts
Poor: 55%
This bench: 67.8%
Great: 89%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-$129
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 390.77
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
35.6% Below average
Lighting 110
Reflection 69.5
Parallax 106
34% 95.1 fps
MRender 77.8
Gravity 103
Splatting 78
37% 86.3 fps
Poor: 32%
This bench: 35.6%
Great: 37%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
raid10 960GB
888GB free
Firmware: 1.0. Max speed: SATA 1.0 150 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
94% Outstanding
Read 871
Write 446
Mixed 601
141% 639 MB/s
4K Read 12.4
4K Write 28.2
4K Mixed 16.4
55% 19 MB/s
DQ Read 377
DQ Write 298
DQ Mixed 80.5
130% 252 MB/s
Crucial MX100 256GB-$116
82GB free
Firmware: MU01
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
60.9% Good
Read 329
Write 235
Mixed 276
62% 280 MB/s
4K Read 20.4
4K Write 50.2
4K Mixed 23.9
88% 31.5 MB/s
DQ Read 149
DQ Write 132
DQ Mixed 36.2
56% 106 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 60.9%
Great: 95%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS8G3D1609DS1S00. 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
58.5% Above average
MC Read 20.4
MC Write 21
MC Mixed 18.6
57% 20 GB/s
SC Read 16.4
SC Write 17.1
SC Mixed 17.5
49% 17 GB/s
Latency 56
72% 56 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 58.5%
Great: 64%
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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 Builds (Compare 2,490 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 59%
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation 44%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Asus P8Z68-V PRO - $150

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 69% - Good Total price: $948
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