Asus P9X79 PRO

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 103%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (39th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 61 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 80.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics126% 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 Drive74.4% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
MotherboardAsus P9X79 PRO  (all builds)
Memory28.4 GB free of 32 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140725
Uptime7.5 Days
Run DateJan 14 '18 at 00:36
Run Duration112 Seconds
Run User NLD-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing below expectations (39th 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 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
80.6% Excellent
SC Int 100
SC Float 101
SC Mixed 100
80% 100 Pts
QC Int 402
QC Float 400
QC Mixed 400
91% 400 Pts
MC Int 743
MC Float 768
MC Mixed 769
114% 760 Pts
Poor: 63%
This bench: 80.6%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$540
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
126% Outstanding
Lighting 400
Reflection 383
Parallax 403
124% 395 fps
MRender 242
Gravity 392
Splatting 246
128% 293 fps
Poor: 93%
This bench: 126%
Great: 144%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$140
303GB free
Firmware: EMT01B6Q
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
74.4% Very good
Read 504
Write 397
Mixed 417
98% 440 MB/s
4K Read 26.5
4K Write 46.7
4K Mixed 17.4
87% 30.2 MB/s
DQ Read 31
DQ Write 155
DQ Mixed 16.1
35% 67.4 MB/s
Poor: 72%
This bench: 74.4%
Great: 116%
Samsung 830 256GB-$261
143GB free
Firmware: CXM03B1Q
4KALIGNED
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
64.2% Good
Read 501
Write 395
Mixed 448
100% 448 MB/s
4K Read 17.3
4K Write 36.3
4K Mixed 12.9
62% 22.2 MB/s
DQ Read 19.2
DQ Write 50.8
DQ Mixed 12.3
16% 27.4 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 64.2%
Great: 83%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ares DDR3 1600 C9 8x4GB
8 of 8 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
97.2% Outstanding
MC Read 40.3
MC Write 37.6
MC Mixed 35.7
108% 37.9 GB/s
SC Read 16.6
SC Write 13.5
SC Mixed 13.3
41% 14.5 GB/s
Latency 59.6
67% 59.6 ns
Poor: 83%
This bench: 97.2%
Great: 91%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical P9X79 PRO Builds (Compare 1,620 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 60%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asus P9X79 PRO - $317

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 74% - Very good Total price: $1,172
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CPUGPUSSD
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AMD Ryzen 7 1700 $290Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $275Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $140
Intel Core i5-7600K $224AMD RX 480 $400Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $110
HDDRAMUSB
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