Asus P9X79

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 43%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 51%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 50%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (24th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 76 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 an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including moderate gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 56.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics44.2% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive52.2% 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.
Very high background CPU (61%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
28 days ago, 14 days ago.
MotherboardAsus P9X79  (all builds)
Memory11.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20120803
Uptime0.4 Days
Run DateNov 15 '17 at 00:12
Run Duration371 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 61%

 PC Performing below expectations (24th 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 3.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
56.4% Above average
SC Int 84.2
SC Float 79.6
SC Mixed 70.2
62% 78 Pts
QC Int 253
QC Float 275
QC Mixed 267
60% 265 Pts
MC Int 570
MC Float 623
MC Mixed 655
92% 616 Pts
Poor: 61%
This bench: 56.4%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 680-$360
EVGA(3842 2680) 2GB
CLim: 1202 MHz, MLim: 1502 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
44.2% Average
Lighting 118
Reflection 94.7
Parallax 166
42% 126 fps
MRender 104
Gravity 135
Splatting 76.9
46% 105 fps
Poor: 40%
This bench: 44.2%
Great: 51%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston HyperX 3K 240GB-$199
134GB free
Firmware: 506ABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below potential (7th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
52.2% Above average
Read 255
Write 182
Mixed 222
49% 220 MB/s
4K Read 22.3
4K Write 36.4
4K Mixed 20.5
79% 26.4 MB/s
DQ Read 181
DQ Write 121
DQ Mixed 64.6
72% 122 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 52.2%
Great: 86%
Corsair Force 3 120GB-$109
11GB free
Firmware: 5.02 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
37.7% Below average
Read 159
Write 85.8
Mixed 98.1
25% 114 MB/s
4K Read 20.4
4K Write 48
4K Mixed 12
72% 26.8 MB/s
DQ Read 132
DQ Write 104
DQ Mixed 29.8
46% 88.7 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 37.7%
Great: 51%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$63
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC24 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
92% Outstanding
Read 157
Write 164
Mixed 110
107% 144 MB/s
4K Read 0.05
4K Write 0.62
4K Mixed 0.06
20% 0.24 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 92%
Great: 108%
WD My Book 25EE 4TB
3.5TB free, PID 25ee
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
18% Very poor
Read 31.5
Write 27.6
Mixed 26
36% 28.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.34
4K Mixed 0.28
93% 1.18 MB/s
Poor: 16%
This bench: 18%
Great: 69%
WD My Passport 25E2 4TB
3TB free, PID 25e2
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
14.2% Very poor
Read 32.7
Write 27.9
Mixed 27.6
37% 29.4 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 1.03
4K Mixed 0.06
41% 0.7 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 14.2%
Great: 44%
SanDisk Ultra USB 3.0 32GB-$11
28GB free, PID 5581
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Performing way below expectations (20th percentile)
15.4% Very poor
Read 32.2
Write 14.3
Mixed 20.9
26% 22.5 MB/s
4K Read 4.81
4K Write 2.11
4K Mixed 1.22
131% 2.71 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 15.4%
Great: 42%
SanDisk Ultra USB 3.0 64GB-$19
2GB free, PID 5581
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
10.7% Very poor
Read 25.1
Write 21.6
Mixed 14.1
25% 20.3 MB/s
4K Read 3.25
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 0.26
38% 1.34 MB/s
Poor: 12%
This bench: 10.7%
Great: 47%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F3 DDR3 2133 C11 4x4GB
4 of 8 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
94% Outstanding
MC Read 38.4
MC Write 39.1
MC Mixed 34.4
107% 37.3 GB/s
SC Read 13.6
SC Write 11.2
SC Mixed 10.9
34% 11.9 GB/s
Latency 69.3
58% 69.3 ns
Poor: 83%
This bench: 94%
Great: 123%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Desktop
Desktop 67%
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Workstation
Workstation 51%
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Motherboard: Asus P9X79 - $300

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 82% - Excellent Total price: $1,120
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