Asus P9X79 PRO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 91%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 62%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (59th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 41 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 64.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics113% 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 Drive54.4% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
MotherboardAsus P9X79 PRO  (all builds)
Memory3.6 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit kleuren
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130418
Uptime0.3 Days
Run DateMar 03 '17 at 21:21
Run Duration118 Seconds
Run User BEL-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing as expected (59th 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 i7-3820-$350
LGA2011, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.65 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
64.4% Good
SC Int 97.5
SC Float 95.7
SC Mixed 97
77% 96.7 Pts
QC Int 315
QC Float 298
QC Mixed 302
69% 305 Pts
MC Int 475
MC Float 485
MC Mixed 495
73% 485 Pts
Poor: 55%
This bench: 64.4%
Great: 84%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$410
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 2202 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 376.53
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
113% Outstanding
Lighting 366
Reflection 326
Parallax 342
110% 345 fps
MRender 227
Gravity 327
Splatting 243
114% 266 fps
Poor: 85%
This bench: 113%
Great: 111%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial M4 128GB-$116
24GB free
Firmware: 040H Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
54.4% Above average
Read 474
Write 187
Mixed 272
68% 311 MB/s
4K Read 21.2
4K Write 52.4
4K Mixed 5.91
67% 26.5 MB/s
DQ Read 125
DQ Write 108
DQ Mixed 6.14
35% 79.7 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 54.4%
Great: 69%
WD Re 3TB (2012)-$139
1.5TB free
Firmware: 01.01K01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
87.3% Excellent
Read 160
Write 144
Mixed 141
112% 149 MB/s
4K Read 0.64
4K Write 2.94
4K Mixed 0.61
149% 1.4 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 87.3%
Great: 95%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Savage DDR3 1600 C9 2x4GB-$69
2 of 8 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
52.4% Above average
MC Read 21.5
MC Write 18
MC Mixed 16.4
53% 18.6 GB/s
SC Read 13.6
SC Write 13.2
SC Mixed 11.6
37% 12.8 GB/s
Latency 69.4
58% 69.4 ns
Poor: 30%
This bench: 52.4%
Great: 62%
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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 1,630 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Asus P9X79 PRO - $317

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 76% - Very good Total price: $1,197
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