Asus P9X79 PRO

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 33%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 62%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht
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 good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 71.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics28.4% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive60.2% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory64GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 64GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (48%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
6 days ago, 6 days ago.
MotherboardAsus P9X79 PRO  (all builds)
Memory59.6 GB free of 64 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130812
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 11 '18 at 09:25
Run Duration131 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU 48%

 PC Performing as expected (57th 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 i7-3930K-$600
LGA2011, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
71.9% Very good
SC Int 92.5
SC Float 90
SC Mixed 91.7
73% 91.4 Pts
QC Int 328
QC Float 333
QC Mixed 355
77% 338 Pts
MC Int 635
MC Float 653
MC Mixed 663
98% 650 Pts
Poor: 61%
This bench: 71.9%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD HD 7850-$174
Sapphire(174B E221) 2GB
CLim: 920 MHz, MLim: 1250 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 18.1.1
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
28.4% Poor
Lighting 83.4
Reflection 76.9
Parallax 115
29% 91.9 fps
MRender 55.4
Gravity 65.9
Splatting 80
28% 67.1 fps
Poor: 22%
This bench: 28.4%
Great: 30%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel SSDSC2BB160G4 160GB
49GB free (System drive)
Firmware: D2010355
SusWrite @10s intervals: 158 158 144 141 158 138 MB/s
Performing below potential (34th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
60.2% Good
Read 252
Write 172
Mixed 174
SusWrite 149
42% 187 MB/s
4K Read 24.5
4K Write 53.9
4K Mixed 28.2
102% 35.5 MB/s
DQ Read 266
DQ Write 165
DQ Mixed 198
152% 210 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 60.2%
Great: 77%
Intel S3500 Series 240GB-$253
223GB free
Firmware: D2010355
SusWrite @10s intervals: 266 267 268 268 266 264 MB/s
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
80.6% Excellent
Read 332
Write 261
Mixed 249
SusWrite 267
62% 277 MB/s
4K Read 29.7
4K Write 79
4K Mixed 32
128% 46.9 MB/s
DQ Read 299
DQ Write 248
DQ Mixed 236
187% 261 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 80.6%
Great: 89%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M378B1G73QH0-CK0 8x8GB
8 of 8 slots used
64GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
83.3% Excellent
MC Read 34.2
MC Write 32.6
MC Mixed 30.5
93% 32.4 GB/s
SC Read 14.9
SC Write 12.7
SC Mixed 12.1
38% 13.2 GB/s
Latency 74.8
54% 74.8 ns
Poor: 81%
This bench: 83.3%
Great: 96%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical P9X79 PRO Builds (Compare 2,346 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 60%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 49%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asus P9X79 PRO - $317

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 75% - Very good Total price: $1,207
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