Asus SABERTOOTH X79

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 64%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (35th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 65 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 70.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics65% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive63.2% 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)
Memory13 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140506
Uptime3 Days
Run DateAug 13 '17 at 15:43
Run Duration1328 Seconds
Run User PAN-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing below expectations (35th 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 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
70.8% Very good
SC Int 98.2
SC Float 100
SC Mixed 100
80% 99.5 Pts
QC Int 345
QC Float 355
QC Mixed 349
79% 350 Pts
MC Int 484
MC Float 497
MC Mixed 505
74% 495 Pts
Poor: 58%
This bench: 70.8%
Great: 85%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$260
EVGA(3842 1972) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1481 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 384.76
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
65% Good
Lighting 196
Reflection 176
Parallax 201
61% 191 fps
MRender 152
Gravity 190
Splatting 128
68% 157 fps
Poor: 52%
This bench: 65%
Great: 71%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$90
75GB free
Firmware: EMT01B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ !4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below potential (4th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
63.2% Good
Read 268
Write 214
Mixed 219
52% 234 MB/s
4K Read 37
4K Write 65.2
4K Mixed 19.6
116% 40.6 MB/s
DQ Read 185
DQ Write 68.8
DQ Mixed 47.3
56% 100 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 63.2%
Great: 115%
WD Green 2TB (2012)-$79
701GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Relative performance (0th percentile)
19.7% Very poor
Read 62.9
Write 5.96
Mixed 5.07
18% 24.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.01
4K Write 0.23
4K Mixed 0.12
18% 0.12 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 19.7%
Great: 84%
WD Green 2TB (2012)-$79
557GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
71.8% Very good
Read 138
Write 113
Mixed 119
93% 123 MB/s
4K Read 0.69
4K Write 1.73
4K Mixed 0.23
86% 0.88 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 71.8%
Great: 84%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance DDR3 1600 C10 2x8GB
2 of 8 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing below potential (8th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
31.5% Below average
MC Read 10.5
MC Write 9.5
MC Mixed 9.4
28% 9.8 GB/s
SC Read 9.7
SC Write 11.7
SC Mixed 9.1
29% 10.2 GB/s
Latency 65
62% 65 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 31.5%
Great: 63%
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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 2,055 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 70%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH X79 - $275

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $1,275
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CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-7700K $313Nvidia GTX 1070 $410Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $90
AMD Ryzen 7 1700 $285AMD RX 480 $265Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $140
Intel Core i5-7600K $215Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $260Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $114
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $200SanDisk Extreme 64GB $43
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $80G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $1,050SanDisk Extreme 32GB $22
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016) $60Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $215SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $10
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