Asus SABERTOOTH X79

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 63%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 57%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (58th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 42 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 70.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics63.9% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive67.5% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus SABERTOOTH X79  (all builds)
Memory14.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140506
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 13 '17 at 01:55
Run Duration207 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing as expected (58th 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 i7-3960X
LGA2011, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
70.5% Very good
SC Int 87.2
SC Float 87.4
SC Mixed 87.1
70% 87.2 Pts
QC Int 351
QC Float 348
QC Mixed 350
79% 350 Pts
MC Int 650
MC Float 670
MC Mixed 674
100% 665 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 70.5%
Great: 98%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$370
CLim: 1455 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 384.94
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
63.9% Good
Lighting 193
Reflection 179
Parallax 198
60% 190 fps
MRender 155
Gravity 182
Splatting 127
67% 154 fps
Poor: 54%
This bench: 63.9%
Great: 72%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston HyperX 3K 120GB-$99
84GB free
Firmware: 526ABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
67.5% Good
Read 493
Write 124
Mixed 200
59% 272 MB/s
4K Read 30.3
4K Write 82.8
4K Mixed 18.9
114% 44 MB/s
DQ Read 174
DQ Write 139
DQ Mixed 44.5
64% 119 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 67.5%
Great: 76%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$41
861GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
93.6% Outstanding
Read 171
Write 155
Mixed 167
124% 164 MB/s
4K Read 0.76
4K Write 2.43
4K Mixed 0.35
116% 1.18 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 93.6%
Great: 106%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$41
705GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
98.3% Outstanding
Read 187
Write 156
Mixed 141
121% 161 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.42
4K Mixed 0.33
111% 1.15 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 98.3%
Great: 106%
WDC WD20 EARS-22MVWB0 2TB
1TB free, PID 0711
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
41.1% Average
Read 100
Write 98.3
Mixed 66.1
110% 88.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.43
4K Write 1.66
4K Mixed 0.13
63% 0.74 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 41.1%
Great: 41%
Kingston DataTraveler R3.0 G2 USB 3.0 32GB-$22
29GB free, PID 16a2
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
31.5% Below average
Read 120
Write 39.5
Mixed 35.8
67% 65.2 MB/s
4K Read 12
4K Write 0.85
4K Mixed 0.63
95% 4.51 MB/s
Poor: 10%
This bench: 31.5%
Great: 36%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR3 1866 C10 2x8GB-$126
2 of 8 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1866 MHz
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
62.3% Good
MC Read 25.5
MC Write 21.8
MC Mixed 20.5
65% 22.6 GB/s
SC Read 16.2
SC Write 11.8
SC Mixed 12.2
38% 13.4 GB/s
Latency 59.2
68% 59.2 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 62.3%
Great: 73%
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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 1,776 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 69%
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Workstation
Workstation 60%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH X79 - $356

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $1,366
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