Asus P8Z68-V

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 55%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 37%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (63rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 37 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 83.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics3.11% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
MotherboardAsus P8Z68-V  (all builds)
Memory4.3 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1680 x 1050 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20110805
Uptime15.4 Days
Run DateFeb 08 '17 at 21:50
Run Duration194 Seconds
Run User PRT-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (63rd 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-$279
LGA1155, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
83.4% Excellent
SC Int 117
SC Float 118
SC Mixed 118
94% 117 Pts
QC Int 463
QC Float 468
QC Mixed 410
101% 447 Pts
MC Int 581
MC Float 599
MC Mixed 603
89% 594 Pts
Poor: 58%
This bench: 83.4%
Great: 88%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 3000 (Desktop V2 1.35 GHz)-$15
Asus(1043 844D) 2GB
Driver: igdumd64.dll Ver. 9.17.10.4229
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
3.11% Terrible
Lighting 9.5
Reflection 12.7
Parallax 6.9
2% 9.7 fps
MRender 10
Gravity 5.2
Splatting 13.7
6% 9.63 fps
Poor: 2%
This bench: 3.11%
Great: 3%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Evo 250GB-$166
133GB free
Firmware: EXT0CB6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 56% Great: 97%
Seagate ST3160827AS 160GB-$70
107GB free
Firmware: 3.42 Max speed: SATA 1.0 150 MB/s
NCQ !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
22.9% Poor
Read 40
Write 39.5
Mixed 39.7
30% 39.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.49
4K Write 1.11
4K Mixed 0.32
76% 0.64 MB/s
Poor: 18%
This bench: 22.9%
Great: 32%
WD Blue 500GB (2008)-$65
139GB free
Firmware: 12.01C02 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
46.9% Average
Read 79.4
Write 83.7
Mixed 76.4
60% 79.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.51
4K Write 1.85
4K Mixed 0.33
93% 0.9 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 46.9%
Great: 69%
SanDisk Ultra USB 3.0 32GB-$15
2GB free, PID 5581
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
45.5% Average
Read 142
Write 78.6
Mixed 91.9
123% 104 MB/s
4K Read 4.56
4K Write 2.19
4K Mixed 1.5
142% 2.75 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 45.5%
Great: 44%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Sniper DDR3 1600 C9 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
61.8% Good
MC Read 21.6
MC Write 21.3
MC Mixed 19.4
59% 20.8 GB/s
SC Read 17.7
SC Write 21
SC Mixed 19.9
56% 19.5 GB/s
Latency 52.7
76% 52.7 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 61.8%
Great: 63%
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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 Builds (Compare 890 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 60%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 65%
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Workstation
Workstation 39%
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Motherboard: Asus P8Z68-V - $150

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 80% - Very good Total price: $786
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