Asus SABERTOOTH X79

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 100%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 65%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 52%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (61st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 39 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 63.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics131% 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 Drive58.9% 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.
High background CPU (21%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus SABERTOOTH X79  (all builds)
Memory13.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140506
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 23 '17 at 17:16
Run Duration145 Seconds
Run User GRC-User
Background CPU 21%

 PC Performing above expectations (61st 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-$300
LGA2011, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
63.9% Good
SC Int 97.7
SC Float 98.5
SC Mixed 98.7
79% 98.3 Pts
QC Int 300
QC Float 283
QC Mixed 296
67% 293 Pts
MC Int 449
MC Float 480
MC Mixed 482
70% 471 Pts
Poor: 56%
This bench: 63.9%
Great: 83%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$530
CLim: 1949 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 382.53
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
131% Outstanding
Lighting 421
Reflection 382
Parallax 446
133% 416 fps
MRender 238
Gravity 397
Splatting 248
129% 295 fps
Poor: 101%
This bench: 131%
Great: 144%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Corsair Neutron XT 240GB-$170
189GB free
Firmware: SAFC01.6 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
58.9% Above average
Read 526
Write 419
Mixed 513
108% 486 MB/s
4K Read 25.8
4K Write 3.62
4K Mixed 3.01
45% 10.8 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 58.9%
Great: 103%
WD Green 1TB (2010)-$64
486GB free
Firmware: 51.0AB51 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
72.1% Very good
Read 188
Write 62.5
Mixed 127
95% 126 MB/s
4K Read 4.57
4K Write 1.67
4K Mixed 0.16
239% 2.13 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 72.1%
Great: 60%
WD WD740GD-00FLA2 74GB
31GB free
Firmware: 27.08D27 Max speed: SATA 1.0 150 MB/s
4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
38.8% Below average
Read 65.7
Write 68.9
Mixed 52.9
47% 62.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.85
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.56
135% 1.14 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 38.8%
Great: 39%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance DDR3 1866 C9 4x4GB
4 of 8 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
85% Excellent
MC Read 32.4
MC Write 35
MC Mixed 30.9
94% 32.8 GB/s
SC Read 15.4
SC Write 14
SC Mixed 13.3
41% 14.2 GB/s
Latency 68.2
59% 68.2 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 85%
Great: 106%
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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 1,902 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 71%
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Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH X79 - $356

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 78% - Very good Total price: $1,250
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