Asrock Z68 Extreme4 Gen3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 82%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 52%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (30th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 70 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. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 57.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics97.9% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive85.5% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum 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 VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (57%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsrock Z68 Extreme4 Gen3  (all builds)
Memory11.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20120424
Uptime0.6 Days
Run DateJul 14 '19 at 04:46
Run Duration166 Seconds
Run User NZL-User
Background CPU 57%

 PC Performing below expectations (30th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-2600K-$450
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
57.5% Above average
1-Core 112
2-Core 229
80% 170 Pts
4-Core 311
8-Core 537
53% 424 Pts
64-Core 581
39% 581 Pts
Poor: 43%
This bench: 57.5%
Great: 76%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$400
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 430.86
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
97.9% Outstanding
Lighting 302
Reflection 290
Parallax 297
93% 296 fps
MRender 199
Gravity 286
Splatting 228
102% 238 fps
Poor: 71%
This bench: 97.9%
Great: 109%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$75
42GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 218 130 131 127 120 118 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
85.5% Excellent
Read 440
Write 448
Mixed 414
SusWrite 141
81% 360 MB/s
4K Read 31.9
4K Write 62.7
4K Mixed 42.8
136% 45.8 MB/s
DQ Read 391
DQ Write 352
DQ Mixed 364
275% 369 MB/s
Poor: 78%
This bench: 85.5%
Great: 130%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 1TB-$59
20GB free
Firmware: JC4B
SusWrite @10s intervals: 117 108 99 115 96 115 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
35% Below average
Read 13.7
Write 45
Mixed 21.3
SusWrite 108
34% 47.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.3
4K Write 0.9
4K Mixed 0.5
85% 0.57 MB/s
Poor: 27%
This bench: 35%
Great: 69%
WD Green 1TB (2010)-$53
39GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 45 53 54 54 54 54 MB/s
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
40.5% Average
Read 88.7
Write 81.7
Mixed 50.7
SusWrite 52.1
50% 68.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.2
82% 0.77 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 40.5%
Great: 59%
Seagate Desktop HDD 4TB (2013)-$70
13GB free
Firmware: CC52
SusWrite @10s intervals: 79 74 79 77 77 78 MB/s
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
71% Very good
Read 170
Write 104
Mixed 62
SusWrite 77.4
76% 104 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.7
131% 0.9 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 71%
Great: 97%
Seagate Barracuda 4TB (2017)-$75
9GB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 85 83 81 86 82 82 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
39.3% Below average
Read 53.8
Write 91.5
Mixed 55.3
SusWrite 83.2
52% 70.9 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 0
59% 0.57 MB/s
Poor: 38%
This bench: 39.3%
Great: 91%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL RipjawsX DDR3 1333 C9 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
48.5% Average
MC Read 17.2
MC Write 16.9
MC Mixed 15.3
47% 16.5 GB/s
SC Read 13
SC Write 15.9
SC Mixed 15.1
42% 14.7 GB/s
Latency 67.8
59% 67.8 ns
Poor: 26%
This bench: 48.5%
Great: 54%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z68 Extreme4 Gen3 Builds (Compare 1,330 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 57%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 38%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Asrock Z68 Extreme4 Gen3

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 43% - Average Total price: $748
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HDDRAMUSB
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