Asrock Z68 Professional Gen3

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (61st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 39 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 very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 81.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Boot Drive37.8% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce 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
MotherboardAsrock Z68 Professional Gen3  (all builds)
Memory13.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.9 GHz
Display1024 x 768 - 32 Bit colors, 3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130122
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 29 '16 at 04:39
Run Duration186 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing above expectations (61st 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 4.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
81.4% Excellent
1-Core 127
2-Core 242
87% 184 Pts
4-Core 464
8-Core 644
72% 554 Pts
64-Core 637
43% 637 Pts
Poor: 43%
This bench: 81.4%
Great: 76%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$400
CLim: 2113 MHz, MLim: 2302 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 376.33
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Lighting 345
Reflection 326
Parallax 343
106% 338 fps
Gravity 327
Splatting 256
127% 292 fps
Poor: 66% Great: 109%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
PNY CS1311 240GB-$40
154GB free
Firmware: CS131122 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
74.3% Very good
Read 512
Write 350
Mixed 353
90% 405 MB/s
4K Read 26
4K Write 45.4
4K Mixed 10
76% 27.1 MB/s
DQ Read 240
DQ Write 243
DQ Mixed 8.77
71% 164 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 74.3%
Great: 98%
Intel 320 Series 80GB-$179
12GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 4PC10362 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
37.8% Below average
Read 259
Write 86.9
Mixed 117
34% 155 MB/s
4K Read 17.6
4K Write 32.1
4K Mixed 12.4
60% 20.7 MB/s
DQ Read 142
DQ Write 54.9
DQ Mixed 11.4
31% 69.5 MB/s
Poor: 27%
This bench: 37.8%
Great: 45%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 3TB-$69
1TB free
Firmware: CC44 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (20th percentile)
75% Very good
Read 134
Write 127
Mixed 80.2
85% 114 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.09
4K Mixed 0.31
93% 0.77 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 75%
Great: 113%
Fujitsu MHW2080BH PL 80GB
74GB free
Firmware: 891F Max speed: SATA 1.0 150 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
25.7% Poor
Read 45.3
Write 44.2
Mixed 43
33% 44.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.46
4K Write 1.11
4K Mixed 0.29
72% 0.62 MB/s
Poor: 10%
This bench: 25.7%
Great: 26%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Sniper DDR3 1866 C9 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1867 MHz
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
65.7% Good
MC Read 22.4
MC Write 23.5
MC Mixed 20.8
64% 22.2 GB/s
SC Read 18.7
SC Write 22.8
SC Mixed 21.5
60% 21 GB/s
Latency 53.6
75% 53.6 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 65.7%
Great: 73%
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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).

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Desktop
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Workstation
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Motherboard: Asrock Z68 Professional Gen3

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 51% - Above average Total price: $936
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