Asus SABERTOOTH X79

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 135%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 115%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 92%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (58th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 42 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 77.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics179% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive84.2% 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.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (72%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus SABERTOOTH X79  (all builds)
Memory10.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140725
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 10 '19 at 21:12
Run Duration130 Seconds
Run User IRL-User
Background CPU 72%

 PC Performing as expected (58th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-4960X-$1,189
LGA2011, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
77.9% Very good
1-Core 113
2-Core 223
79% 168 Pts
4-Core 440
8-Core 674
71% 557 Pts
64-Core 863
58% 863 Pts
Poor: 59%
This bench: 77.9%
Great: 87%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-Ti-$1,100
HP(103C 8550) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 431.60
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
179% Outstanding
Lighting 649
Reflection 573
Parallax 770
170% 664 fps
MRender 544
Gravity 635
Splatting 306
181% 495 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 179%
Great: 197%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Transcend TS1TSSD370S 1TB
489GB free (System drive)
Firmware: P1225CH1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 413 430 437 289 441 286 MB/s
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
84.2% Excellent
Read 501
Write 442
Mixed 326
SusWrite 383
93% 413 MB/s
4K Read 25.7
4K Write 60.4
4K Mixed 31.6
111% 39.2 MB/s
DQ Read 204
DQ Write 76.2
DQ Mixed 103
86% 128 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 84.2%
Great: 109%
Samsung 960 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$139
346GB free
Firmware: 4B6QCXP7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1688 1764 1750 1809 1809 1808 MB/s
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
291% Outstanding
Read 2356
Write 1,840
Mixed 917
SusWrite 1,771
385% 1,721 MB/s
4K Read 44.7
4K Write 105
4K Mixed 60.1
201% 70.1 MB/s
DQ Read 674
DQ Write 503
DQ Mixed 618
454% 598 MB/s
Poor: 192%
This bench: 291%
Great: 356%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Savage DDR3 2400 C11 2x8GB
2 of 8 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1866 MHz
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
75% Very good
MC Read 31.1
MC Write 25.8
MC Mixed 25.1
78% 27.3 GB/s
SC Read 19.3
SC Write 14.8
SC Mixed 13.9
46% 16 GB/s
Latency 51.4
78% 51.4 ns
Poor: 40%
This bench: 75%
Great: 87%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical SABERTOOTH X79 Builds (Compare 5,464 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 71%
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Desktop
Desktop 67%
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Workstation
Workstation 54%
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Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH X79 - $350

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 51% - Above average Total price: $1,321
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