Asus SABERTOOTH X79

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 115%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 76%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (50th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 50 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 88.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics136% 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 Drive163% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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.
MotherboardAsus SABERTOOTH X79  (all builds)
Memory12.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140506
Uptime0.3 Days
Run DateMar 21 '17 at 04:12
Run Duration181 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing as expected (50th 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-$249
LGA2011, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.65 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
88.3% Excellent
SC Int 123
SC Float 122
SC Mixed 122
98% 122 Pts
QC Int 435
QC Float 456
QC Mixed 440
100% 444 Pts
MC Int 602
MC Float 609
MC Mixed 623
92% 611 Pts
Poor: 59%
This bench: 88.3%
Great: 85%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$520
MSI(1462 336A) ≥ 4GB
MaxC: 2075 MHz, MaxM: 2532 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 378.78
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
136% Outstanding
Lighting 451
Reflection 413
Parallax 431
133% 432 fps
MRender 248
Gravity 443
Splatting 262
129% 318 fps
Poor: 84%
This bench: 136%
Great: 146%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel Raid 0 Volume 240GB
100GB free
Firmware: 1.0.
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
163% Outstanding
Read 943
Write 971
Mixed 912
211% 942 MB/s
4K Read 48.5
4K Write 82.9
4K Mixed 39
167% 56.8 MB/s
DQ Read 392
DQ Write 294
DQ Mixed 133
157% 273 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 163%
Great: 163%
Samsung 840 Pro 512GB-$350
36GB free
Firmware: DXM0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
46.3% Average
Read 382
Write 84.5
Mixed 158
45% 208 MB/s
4K Read 23.4
4K Write 44.3
4K Mixed 11.4
73% 26.3 MB/s
DQ Read 111
DQ Write 93.3
DQ Mixed 0.96
28% 68.5 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 46.3%
Great: 108%
WD Black 2TB (2013)-$105
415GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
68.6% Good
Read 114
Write 125
Mixed 115
89% 118 MB/s
4K Read 0.93
4K Write 2.59
4K Mixed 0.35
125% 1.29 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 68.6%
Great: 110%
WD Black 2TB (2013)-$105
366GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
72.9% Very good
Read 111
Write 143
Mixed 161
105% 138 MB/s
4K Read 0.79
4K Write 2.46
4K Mixed 0.27
109% 1.18 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 72.9%
Great: 110%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston 9905403-550.A00LF 4x4GB
4 of 8 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
105% Outstanding
MC Read 39.8
MC Write 43.1
MC Mixed 38.4
116% 40.4 GB/s
SC Read 19.2
SC Write 17.3
SC Mixed 15.7
50% 17.4 GB/s
Latency 52.9
76% 52.9 ns
Poor: 40%
This bench: 105%
Great: 105%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical SABERTOOTH X79 Builds (Compare 1,546 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 62%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH X79 - $364

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 82% - Excellent Total price: $1,179
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