Gigabyte GA-Z68XP-UD3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 43%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (57th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 43 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 77%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics52.3% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive42.1% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z68XP-UD3  (all builds)
Memory13.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1680 x 1050 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20111011
Uptime10.2 Days
Run DateMay 09 '21 at 12:07
Run Duration160 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU7%
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 PC Performing as expected (57th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-2600K-$287
Socket 1155, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
77% Very good
Memory 91.5
1-Core 98.9
2-Core 193
76% 128 Pts
4-Core 342
8-Core 472
53% 407 Pts
64-Core 466
31% 466 Pts
Poor: 63%
This bench: 77%
Great: 87%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-3GB-$230
Asus(1043 200B) 3GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 451.48
Performing below potential (52nd percentile) - Disable monitor sync before benchmarking (65 fps cap detected)
52.3% Above average
Lighting 64
Reflection 65.4
Parallax 60.3
52% 63.2 fps
MRender 65.3
Gravity 65.7
Splatting 61.3
53% 64.1 fps
Poor: 48%
This bench: 52.3%
Great: 56%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
OCZ Vertex 3 MAX IOPS 240GB-$160
193GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2.15
SusWrite @10s intervals: 157 164 169 166 167 167 MB/s
Performing below potential (1st percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
42.1% Average
Read 185
Write 172
Mixed 71
SusWrite 165
33% 148 MB/s
4K Read 20.3
4K Write 36.9
4K Mixed 19
75% 25.4 MB/s
DQ Read 22.2
DQ Write 59.5
DQ Mixed 16.7
20% 32.8 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 42.1%
Great: 91%
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$135
466GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 111 113 115 114 114 113 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
62.2% Good
Read 364
Write 333
Mixed 282
SusWrite 113
61% 273 MB/s
4K Read 28.6
4K Write 54.3
4K Mixed 37.7
120% 40.2 MB/s
DQ Read 38.7
DQ Write 90.5
DQ Mixed 51
43% 60.1 MB/s
Poor: 85%
This bench: 62.2%
Great: 134%
Samsung Spinpoint T166 500GB-$40
466GB free
Firmware: CR100-10
SusWrite @10s intervals: 85 85 84 85 85 85 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
48.5% Average
Read 83.9
Write 29.3
Mixed 41.6
SusWrite 84.9
44% 59.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.9
164% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 23%
This bench: 48.5%
Great: 44%
WD Green 2TB (2011)-$100
2TB free
Firmware: 51.0AB51
SusWrite @10s intervals: 111 113 115 114 114 113 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
68.2% Good
Read 124
Write 111
Mixed 64.8
SusWrite 113
76% 103 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.6
143% 1.23 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 68.2%
Great: 67%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
49.6% Average
MC Read 17.5
MC Write 17.3
MC Mixed 14.9
47% 16.6 GB/s
SC Read 14.5
SC Write 17
SC Mixed 16.6
46% 16 GB/s
Latency 65
62% 65 ns
Poor: 26%
This bench: 49.6%
Great: 61%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z68XP-UD3 Builds (Compare 1,106 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 40%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 31%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z68XP-UD3 - $176

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 47% - Average Total price: $862
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