Asus P9X79

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 67%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 57%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 42%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (39th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 61 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. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 55.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics80.3% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive78.6% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory24GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 24GB 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.
High background CPU (26%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
5 months ago, 5 months ago.
MotherboardAsus P9X79  (all builds)
Memory18.4 GB free of 24 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140724
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 14 '19 at 00:46
Run Duration139 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 26%

 PC Performing below expectations (39th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-3820-$390
LGA2011, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
55.6% Above average
1-Core 84.2
2-Core 184
62% 134 Pts
4-Core 311
8-Core 455
50% 383 Pts
64-Core 480
32% 480 Pts
Poor: 44%
This bench: 55.6%
Great: 71%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060-$340
EVGA(3842 2061) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 425.31
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
80.3% Excellent
Lighting 327
Reflection 269
Parallax 320
84% 306 fps
MRender 265
Gravity 272
Splatting 170
75% 236 fps
Poor: 76%
This bench: 80.3%
Great: 92%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$80
195GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 413 252 154 160 159 134 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
78.6% Very good
Read 456
Write 440
Mixed 372
SusWrite 212
83% 370 MB/s
4K Read 27.7
4K Write 63.7
4K Mixed 39.4
126% 43.6 MB/s
DQ Read 6
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 6.2
56% 119 MB/s
Poor: 73%
This bench: 78.6%
Great: 134%
Seagate Backup+ Hub BK 6TB
3TB free, PID ab38
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 150 150 157 159 158 158 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
70% Very good
Read 152
Write 148
Mixed 92
SusWrite 156
184% 137 MB/s
4K Read 3.6
4K Write 4.3
4K Mixed 0.7
183% 2.87 MB/s
Poor: 19%
This bench: 70%
Great: 75%
Seagate Expansion 2TB
212GB free, PID 231a
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 59 62 58 57 57 56 MB/s
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
30.1% Below average
Read 49
Write 110
Mixed 8
SusWrite 58.1
79% 56.4 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 3.3
4K Mixed 0.5
133% 1.6 MB/s
Poor: 12%
This bench: 30.1%
Great: 53%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M378B5273DH0-CH9 M378B5273CH0-CK0 M378B5273CH0-CK0 M378B5273DH0-CH9 Hynix HMT351U6BFR8C-H9 Hynix HMT351U6CFR8C-H9 24GB
1333, 1333, 1333, 1333, 1333, 1333 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
63.6% Good
MC Read 24.9
MC Write 24.1
MC Mixed 22.9
68% 24 GB/s
SC Read 14.5
SC Write 11.9
SC Mixed 10.6
35% 12.3 GB/s
Latency 80.3
50% 80.3 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 63.6%
Great: 64%
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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 3,812 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 83%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 64%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 46%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asus P9X79 - $300

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 46% - Average Total price: $1,288
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