Asus P9X79 PRO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (77th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 23 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 72.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics106% 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 Drive95.5% 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 P9X79 PRO  (all builds)
Memory13 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140725
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 16 '18 at 17:58
Run Duration145 Seconds
Run User ZAF-User
Background CPU10%

 PC Performing above expectations (77th 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-$345
LGA2011, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.65 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
72.1% Very good
SC Int 98.3
SC Float 98.2
SC Mixed 98.4
79% 98.3 Pts
QC Int 342
QC Float 384
QC Mixed 363
82% 363 Pts
MC Int 481
MC Float 494
MC Mixed 497
74% 491 Pts
Poor: 52%
This bench: 72.1%
Great: 84%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$447
CLim: 2037 MHz, MLim: 2052 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 397.64
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
106% Outstanding
Lighting 348
Reflection 302
Parallax 320
104% 323 fps
MRender 212
Gravity 309
Splatting 230
108% 250 fps
Poor: 88%
This bench: 106%
Great: 111%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Pro 512GB-$225
156GB free
Firmware: 4B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
95.5% Outstanding
Read 527
Write 496
Mixed 518
115% 514 MB/s
4K Read 24
4K Write 77.2
4K Mixed 34.1
121% 45.1 MB/s
DQ Read 152
DQ Write 150
DQ Mixed 79.8
80% 127 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 95.5%
Great: 120%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 3TB-$69
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC44 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 200
Write 159
Mixed 161
130% 174 MB/s
4K Read 0.93
4K Write 1.12
4K Mixed 0.29
91% 0.78 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 103%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair XMS3 DDR3 1600 C9 4x4GB
4 of 8 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
84.9% Excellent
MC Read 32.4
MC Write 34.8
MC Mixed 31.1
94% 32.8 GB/s
SC Read 15.3
SC Write 14
SC Mixed 12.9
40% 14.1 GB/s
Latency 67.9
59% 67.9 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 84.9%
Great: 67%
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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 2,050 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 65%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asus P9X79 PRO - $317

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $1,172
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HDDRAMUSB
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Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016) $60HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 2x8GB $226SanDisk Extreme 16GB $20
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