Asus P9X79 PRO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 34%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 30%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (36th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 64 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 77.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics34.6% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 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 Drive47.3% 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 VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Sub-optimal background CPU (16%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
14 months ago, 14 months ago.
MotherboardAsus P9X79 PRO  (all builds)
Memory21.9 GB free of 32 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display2560 x 1600 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140507
Uptime5.7 Days
Run DateJun 17 '19 at 21:13
Run Duration195 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 16%

 PC Performing below expectations (36th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-3930K-$495
LGA2011, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.25 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
77.9% Very good
Memory 87.9
1-Core 81.2
2-Core 168
68% 112 Pts
4-Core 367
8-Core 541
58% 454 Pts
64-Core 690
46% 690 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 77.9%
Great: 88%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 760-$209
EVGA(3842 2768) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1306 MHz, MLim: 1502 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 416.81
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
34.6% Below average
Lighting 106
Reflection 84.2
Parallax 130
28% 107 fps
MRender 93.2
Gravity 127
Splatting 83.5
35% 101 fps
Poor: 29%
This bench: 34.6%
Great: 34%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX100 512GB-$200
123GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 151 144 138 130 118 115 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
47.3% Average
Read 298
Write 152
Mixed 184
SusWrite 132
43% 192 MB/s
4K Read 17.3
4K Write 29.9
4K Mixed 20.6
68% 22.6 MB/s
DQ Read 142
DQ Write 123
DQ Mixed 134
100% 133 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 47.3%
Great: 104%
Intel 330 Series 240GB
142GB free
Firmware: 300i
SusWrite @10s intervals: 177 231 232 225 231 228 MB/s
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
67.6% Good
Read 393
Write 227
Mixed 253
SusWrite 221
61% 274 MB/s
4K Read 21.1
4K Write 42
4K Mixed 25
86% 29.4 MB/s
DQ Read 298
DQ Write 229
DQ Mixed 221
177% 249 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 67.6%
Great: 92%
Corsair Force GS 360GB-$294
78GB free
Firmware: 5.03
SusWrite @10s intervals: 190 225 242 237 241 241 MB/s
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
51.4% Above average
Read 339
Write 261
Mixed 253
SusWrite 229
61% 271 MB/s
4K Read 18
4K Write 14
4K Mixed 16.1
55% 16 MB/s
DQ Read 225
DQ Write 78.3
DQ Mixed 93
84% 132 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 51.4%
Great: 66%
WD Black 2TB (2013)-$114
275GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 102 106 105 105 106 106 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
59.2% Above average
Read 100
Write 94.5
Mixed 62.7
SusWrite 105
67% 90.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 3.3
4K Mixed 1
201% 1.67 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 59.2%
Great: 113%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
290GB free
Firmware: CC25
SusWrite @10s intervals: 114 120 123 124 124 123 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
70.8% Very good
Read 126
Write 84.5
Mixed 61.5
SusWrite 121
72% 98.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.8
152% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 70.8%
Great: 113%
WD WD6003FZBX-00K5WB0 6TB
4TB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 215 217 212 217 214 211 MB/s
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
119% Outstanding
Read 200
Write 200
Mixed 100
SusWrite 214
131% 179 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 6.7
4K Mixed 1.7
371% 3.27 MB/s
Poor: 81%
This bench: 119%
Great: 138%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LP DDR3 1600 C9 8x4GB
8 of 8 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing below potential (37th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
81.5% Excellent
MC Read 33.2
MC Write 31.8
MC Mixed 29.7
90% 31.6 GB/s
SC Read 15.2
SC Write 11.5
SC Mixed 11.6
36% 12.8 GB/s
Latency 69.7
57% 69.7 ns
Poor: 77%
This bench: 81.5%
Great: 98%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 47%
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Desktop
Desktop 81%
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Workstation
Workstation 42%
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Motherboard: Asus P9X79 PRO - $374

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 55% - Above average Total price: $1,259
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