Asus P9X79 PRO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 38%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 60%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 53%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (30th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 70 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.
Graphics34.8% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive71.5% 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.
MotherboardAsus P9X79 PRO  (all builds)
Memory27.1 GB free of 32 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit kleuren
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140507
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 11 '18 at 21:13
Run Duration166 Seconds
Run User BEL-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing below expectations (30th 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 3.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
67.5% Good
SC Int 84.3
SC Float 83.2
SC Mixed 84.5
67% 84 Pts
QC Int 333
QC Float 338
QC Mixed 336
76% 336 Pts
MC Int 609
MC Float 630
MC Mixed 625
93% 621 Pts
Poor: 62%
This bench: 67.5%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 660 Ti-$362
EVGA(3842 3660) 2GB
CLim: 1202 MHz, MLim: 1502 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
34.8% Below average
Lighting 89.5
Reflection 81.5
Parallax 135
33% 102 fps
MRender 82.4
Gravity 106
Splatting 60.1
36% 82.8 fps
Poor: 29%
This bench: 34.8%
Great: 41%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel 520 Series 240GB-$190
21GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 400i
SusWrite @10s intervals: 153 135 200 147 239 199 MB/s
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
71.5% Very good
Read 402
Write 223
Mixed 278
SusWrite 179
60% 271 MB/s
4K Read 24.5
4K Write 60.9
4K Mixed 30.9
109% 38.8 MB/s
DQ Read 273
DQ Write 213
DQ Mixed 265
192% 250 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 71.5%
Great: 97%
Intel Raid 1 Volume 4TB
1TB free
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 132 133 134 136 134 138 MB/s
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
75.1% Very good
Read 128
Write 91.5
Mixed 42.7
SusWrite 134
72% 99.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1
4K Mixed 0.7
130% 0.83 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 75.1%
Great: 156%
WD Red 3TB (2012)-$90
113GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 82 84 83 83 84 85 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
45.9% Average
Read 76
Write 75
Mixed 41.2
SusWrite 83.5
50% 68.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 0.8
171% 1.37 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 45.9%
Great: 87%
WD Red 4TB (2013)-$124
1TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 120 119 120 119 120 120 MB/s
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
72% Very good
Read 131
Write 134
Mixed 79
SusWrite 120
85% 116 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 0.9
177% 1.4 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 72%
Great: 99%
WD Red 6TB (2014)-$180
1.5TB free
Firmware: 82.00A82
SusWrite @10s intervals: 121 122 122 122 121 122 MB/s
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
83.1% Excellent
Read 168
Write 153
Mixed 112
SusWrite 122
102% 138 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.8
4K Mixed 1.1
212% 1.6 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 83.1%
Great: 99%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance DDR3 1600 C9 8x4GB
8 of 8 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
78.2% Very good
MC Read 30.7
MC Write 31.5
MC Mixed 29
87% 30.4 GB/s
SC Read 13.4
SC Write 11.8
SC Mixed 10.9
34% 12 GB/s
Latency 74.6
54% 74.6 ns
Poor: 79%
This bench: 78.2%
Great: 98%
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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 2,030 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 60%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 49%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asus P9X79 PRO - $317

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 80% - Excellent Total price: $1,115
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