Asus P9X79 LE

Performance Results

Gaming 104%
Desktop 72%
Workstation 70%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (66th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 34 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 87.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics127% 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 DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load 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.
MotherboardAsus P9X79 LE  (all builds)
Memory11.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140724
Uptime0.3 Days
Run DateMar 21 '17 at 05:35
Run Duration152 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (66th 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 3.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
87.1% Excellent
SC Int 109
SC Float 109
SC Mixed 109
87% 109 Pts
QC Int 424
QC Float 412
QC Mixed 431
96% 422 Pts
MC Int 807
MC Float 826
MC Mixed 834
123% 822 Pts
Poor: 63%
This bench: 87.1%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$538
EVGA(3842 5180) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 378.92
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
127% Outstanding
Lighting 397
Reflection 359
Parallax 442
128% 400 fps
MRender 238
Gravity 383
Splatting 246
126% 289 fps
Poor: 106%
This bench: 127%
Great: 142%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Corsair Force 3 90GB
55GB free
Firmware: 5.05
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
43.4% Average
Read 208
Write 70.5
Mixed 101
28% 127 MB/s
4K Read 23.4
4K Write 77.7
4K Mixed 11.8
92% 37.6 MB/s
DQ Read 122
DQ Write 83.7
DQ Mixed 26.1
40% 77.4 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 43.4%
Great: 45%
WD Green 1.5TB (2011)-$64
290GB free
Firmware: AB51
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
46.6% Average
Read 82.7
Write 80.1
Mixed 90.2
64% 84.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.03
4K Write 0.59
4K Mixed 0.1
23% 0.24 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 46.6%
Great: 65%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair ValueSelect DDR3 1600 C11 2x8GB
2 of 8 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
58.3% Above average
MC Read 23.1
MC Write 19.8
MC Mixed 18.9
59% 20.6 GB/s
SC Read 16.1
SC Write 14.8
SC Mixed 13.3
42% 14.7 GB/s
Latency 61
66% 61 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 58.3%
Great: 61%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical P9X79 LE Builds (Compare 1,243 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 99%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation 53%

Motherboard: Asus P9X79 LE - $434

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 87% - Excellent Total price: $1,396
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