Asus P8Z68-V GEN3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 96%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (54th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 46 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 85%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics104% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive96.2% 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus P8Z68-V GEN3  (all builds)
Memory13.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20110916
Uptime12 Days
Run DateJan 11 '17 at 01:47
Run Duration141 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing as expected (54th 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, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
85% Excellent
SC Int 115
SC Float 115
SC Mixed 115
92% 115 Pts
QC Int 447
QC Float 446
QC Mixed 445
101% 446 Pts
MC Int 443
MC Float 446
MC Mixed 448
67% 446 Pts
Poor: 56%
This bench: 85%
Great: 90%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$390
MaxC: 1987 MHz, MaxM: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 372.54
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
104% Outstanding
Lighting 346
Reflection 308
Parallax 320
101% 325 fps
MRender 200
Gravity 315
Splatting 229
106% 248 fps
Poor: 75%
This bench: 104%
Great: 111%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$160
77GB free
Firmware: EMT01B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
96.2% Outstanding
Read 506
Write 405
Mixed 414
98% 442 MB/s
4K Read 30.4
4K Write 55.2
4K Mixed 38.5
124% 41.3 MB/s
DQ Read 341
DQ Write 213
DQ Mixed 116
130% 223 MB/s
Poor: 72%
This bench: 96.2%
Great: 119%
Crucial M4 256GB-$218
59GB free
Firmware: 000F Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
57.9% Above average
Read 496
Write 243
Mixed 329
78% 356 MB/s
4K Read 18.6
4K Write 53.6
4K Mixed 5.61
64% 25.9 MB/s
DQ Read 127
DQ Write 117
DQ Mixed 6.01
36% 83.3 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 57.9%
Great: 69%
WD Black 6TB (2015)-$574
2.5TB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
89.9% Excellent
Read 164
Write 149
Mixed 157
118% 157 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 2.77
4K Mixed 0.26
101% 1.18 MB/s
Poor: 90%
This bench: 89.9%
Great: 131%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance Pro DDR3 1866 C9 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
62.8% Good
MC Read 21.1
MC Write 23.1
MC Mixed 20.1
61% 21.4 GB/s
SC Read 17.6
SC Write 20.4
SC Mixed 19.5
55% 19.2 GB/s
Latency 55.8
72% 55.8 ns
Poor: 28%
This bench: 62.8%
Great: 72%
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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 GEN3 Builds (Compare 970 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 60%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Asus P8Z68-V GEN3

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 76% - Very good Total price: $685
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