Asus SABERTOOTH X79

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 113%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 77%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (65th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 35 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 86.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics142% 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 Drive85.4% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum 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)
Memory12.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.1 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140506
Uptime11 Days
Run DateFeb 07 '18 at 11:07
Run Duration250 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing above expectations (65th 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 3.3 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
86.8% Excellent
SC Int 110
SC Float 110
SC Mixed 110
88% 110 Pts
QC Int 437
QC Float 427
QC Mixed 430
98% 432 Pts
MC Int 790
MC Float 805
MC Mixed 796
119% 797 Pts
Poor: 61%
This bench: 86.8%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$470
CLim: 2075 MHz, MLim: 2702 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 390.65
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
142% Outstanding
Lighting 480
Reflection 410
Parallax 439
144% 443 fps
MRender 260
Gravity 437
Splatting 264
140% 320 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 142%
Great: 140%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$120
432GB free
Firmware: EMT0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (0th percentile)
50.3% Above average
Read 304
Write 136
Mixed 188
46% 209 MB/s
4K Read 26.8
4K Write 28.8
4K Mixed 27.7
91% 27.8 MB/s
DQ Read 26.3
DQ Write 32.6
DQ Mixed 14.6
15% 24.5 MB/s
Poor: 84%
This bench: 50.3%
Great: 135%
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$120
278GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
85.4% Excellent
Read 515
Write 414
Mixed 427
101% 452 MB/s
4K Read 31.4
4K Write 80.4
4K Mixed 25.5
123% 45.8 MB/s
DQ Read 35.2
DQ Write 92
DQ Mixed 22.5
29% 49.9 MB/s
Poor: 84%
This bench: 85.4%
Great: 135%
Kingston HyperX 240GB-$266
97GB free
Firmware: BBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
76.9% Very good
Read 502
Write 245
Mixed 305
77% 351 MB/s
4K Read 26.7
4K Write 93.6
4K Mixed 14.1
108% 44.8 MB/s
DQ Read 267
DQ Write 222
DQ Mixed 11.3
72% 167 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 76.9%
Great: 87%
Samsung Spinpoint F1 1TB-$100
594GB free
Firmware: 1112 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
64.6% Good
Read 101
Write 124
Mixed 100
81% 108 MB/s
4K Read 0.59
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 0.5
127% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 29%
This bench: 64.6%
Great: 63%
Samsung Spinpoint F3 1TB-$92
652GB free
Firmware: 0001 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
71.5% Very good
Read 106
Write 143
Mixed 93.6
85% 114 MB/s
4K Read 0.63
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 0.52
133% 1.25 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 71.5%
Great: 77%
Samsung Spinpoint F3 1TB-$92
594GB free
Firmware: 1AJ1 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
50.1% Above average
Read 73.2
Write 101
Mixed 98.8
69% 91 MB/s
4K Read 0.61
4K Write 2.26
4K Mixed 0.49
121% 1.12 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 50.1%
Great: 77%
Samsung Spinpoint F3 1TB-$92
369GB free
Firmware: 0001 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
80.5% Excellent
Read 120
Write 160
Mixed 123
101% 135 MB/s
4K Read 0.57
4K Write 2.92
4K Mixed 0.53
137% 1.34 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 80.5%
Great: 77%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL RipjawsZ DDR3 1600 C9 4x4GB
4 of 8 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1066 MHz
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
84.7% Excellent
MC Read 34.1
MC Write 33.3
MC Mixed 30.4
93% 32.6 GB/s
SC Read 14.4
SC Write 15.1
SC Mixed 13.6
41% 14.4 GB/s
Latency 66.8
60% 66.8 ns
Poor: 47%
This bench: 84.7%
Great: 99%
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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 3,399 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 101%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH X79 - $352

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 87% - Excellent Total price: $1,542
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HDDRAMUSB
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