Asus P9X79

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 65%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 56%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (34th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 66 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 67.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics70.3% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive58.5% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 9 years old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
Sub-optimal background CPU (16%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus P9X79  (all builds)
Memory25.1 GB free of 32 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20131015
Uptime0.5 Days
Run DateJun 14 '18 at 09:57
Run Duration193 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU 16%

 PC Performing below expectations (34th 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 i7-4930K-$600
LGA2011, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
67.5% Good
SC Int 85.4
SC Float 85.8
SC Mixed 74.3
66% 81.8 Pts
QC Int 365
QC Float 374
QC Mixed 340
82% 360 Pts
MC Int 742
MC Float 752
MC Mixed 749
112% 748 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 67.5%
Great: 98%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 780 Ti-$410
EVGA(3842 2883) 3GB
CLim: 1306 MHz, MLim: 1750 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 390.65
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
70.3% Very good
Lighting 191
Reflection 166
Parallax 275
68% 211 fps
MRender 165
Gravity 210
Splatting 114
72% 163 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 70.3%
Great: 80%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Evo 250GB-$207
17GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXT0BB6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below potential (4th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
58.5% Above average
Read 259
Write 178
Mixed 166
44% 201 MB/s
4K Read 33.3
4K Write 43.7
4K Mixed 21.8
102% 32.9 MB/s
DQ Read 187
DQ Write 125
DQ Mixed 58.3
70% 123 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 58.5%
Great: 117%
Seagate ST3320311CS 320GB
187GB free
Firmware: PA11 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
31.9% Below average
Read 38.8
Write 72
Mixed 34.6
36% 48.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.49
4K Write 1.42
4K Mixed 0.37
88% 0.76 MB/s
Poor: 27%
This bench: 31.9%
Great: 52%
WD Se 2TB (2013)-$125
122GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
53.9% Above average
Read 98
Write 90.1
Mixed 66.7
63% 84.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.52
4K Write 0.34
4K Mixed 0.19
49% 0.35 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 53.9%
Great: 93%
Seagate Desktop 2TB
611GB free, PID 3300
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
13.6% Very poor
Read 29.1
Write 27
Mixed 14.8
29% 23.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.28
4K Write 1.11
4K Mixed 0.44
54% 0.61 MB/s
Poor: 10%
This bench: 13.6%
Great: 18%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL RipjawsX DDR3 2133 C11 4x8GB
4 of 8 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
97.5% Outstanding
MC Read 40.4
MC Write 38.5
MC Mixed 37.3
111% 38.7 GB/s
SC Read 14.2
SC Write 10.8
SC Mixed 11.3
35% 12.1 GB/s
Latency 65.9
61% 65.9 ns
Poor: 44%
This bench: 97.5%
Great: 80%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical P9X79 Builds (Compare 2,434 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 60%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asus P9X79 - $300

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 66% - Good Total price: $1,165
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