Asus P9X79

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 47%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (40th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 60 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 59.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics75.1% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (38%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus P9X79  (all builds)
Memory3.1 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit kleuren
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140506
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 11 '19 at 16:46
Run Duration133 Seconds
Run User BEL-User
Background CPU 38%

 PC Performing below expectations (40th 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-$400
LGA2011, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.65 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
59.4% Above average
SC Int 90.6
SC Float 94.5
SC Mixed 92.5
74% 92.5 Pts
QC Int 269
QC Float 281
QC Mixed 274
62% 275 Pts
MC Int 432
MC Float 470
MC Mixed 457
68% 453 Pts
Poor: 52%
This bench: 59.4%
Great: 81%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 580-$175
Device(1DA2 E366) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1430 MHz, MLim: 2100 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 18.9.3
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
75.1% Very good
Lighting 210
Reflection 191
Parallax 326
78% 242 fps
MRender 157
Gravity 210
Splatting 137
73% 168 fps
Poor: 56%
This bench: 75.1%
Great: 77%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung MZ7TD128HAFV-000L1 128GB
6GB free (System drive)
Firmware: DXT05L0Q
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
Read 86.8
Mixed 54.5
15% 70.7 MB/s
4K Read 11
4K Write 24.4
4K Mixed 10.4
43% 15.3 MB/s
DQ Read 158
DQ Write 32.3
DQ Mixed 39.6
43% 76.8 MB/s
Poor: 40% Great: 69%
Seagate ST3750528AS 750GB-$50
148GB free
Firmware: CC35
SusWrite @10s intervals: 29 66 57 61 57 61 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
36.1% Below average
Read 70.8
Write 7.8
Mixed 48.2
SusWrite 55
34% 45.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1
4K Mixed 0.7
121% 0.77 MB/s
Poor: 28%
This bench: 36.1%
Great: 65%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown CT51264BA1339.M16 Kingston 99U5584-018.A00LF 8GB
1333, 1333 MHz
4096, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
25.3% Poor
MC Read 8.6
MC Write 7.6
MC Mixed 7.7
23% 7.97 GB/s
SC Read 7.7
SC Write 8.1
SC Mixed 5.7
20% 7.17 GB/s
Latency 75.8
53% 75.8 ns
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical P9X79 Builds (Compare 2,821 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 65%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asus P9X79 - $300

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 67% - Good Total price: $1,120
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