Asus P9X79

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 64%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (74th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 26 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 75.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics67.3% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive90% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus P9X79  (all builds)
Memory29.7 GB free of 32 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140724
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 22 '19 at 14:33
Run Duration110 Seconds
Run User FIN-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing above expectations (74th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-4930K-$466
LGA2011, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
75.6% Very good
1-Core 108
2-Core 214
76% 161 Pts
4-Core 427
8-Core 702
72% 565 Pts
64-Core 836
56% 836 Pts
Poor: 58%
This bench: 75.6%
Great: 87%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$399
CLim: 1455 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 431.36
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
67.3% Good
Lighting 204
Reflection 177
Parallax 219
65% 200 fps
MRender 155
Gravity 196
Splatting 128
69% 160 fps
Poor: 52%
This bench: 67.3%
Great: 71%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Micron_1100_MTFDDAK256TBN 256GB
127GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0MA020
SusWrite @10s intervals: 473 477 169 153 151 151 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
90% Outstanding
Read 457
Write 480
Mixed 397
SusWrite 262
90% 399 MB/s
4K Read 27.1
4K Write 95.1
4K Mixed 38.3
140% 53.5 MB/s
DQ Read 234
DQ Write 326
DQ Mixed 302
222% 287 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 90%
Great: 93%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 1600 C9 4x8GB
4 of 8 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
56.4% Above average
MC Read 22.3
MC Write 18.5
MC Mixed 18.8
57% 19.9 GB/s
SC Read 16.8
SC Write 13.9
SC Mixed 12.7
41% 14.5 GB/s
Latency 62.8
64% 62.8 ns
Poor: 44%
This bench: 56.4%
Great: 84%
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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 3,665 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asus P9X79 - $300

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 51% - Above average Total price: $1,304
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