Asus P9X79

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 76%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 72%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (62nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 38 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 77.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics76.8% 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 Drive80.6% 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.
Memory12GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 12GB 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.
MotherboardAsus P9X79  (all builds)
Memory9.7 GB free of 12 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140724
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 06 '19 at 17:49
Run Duration157 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Xeon E5-1650 0-$635
LGA2011, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
77.1% Very good
1-Core 110
2-Core 220
78% 165 Pts
4-Core 440
8-Core 688
72% 564 Pts
64-Core 860
58% 860 Pts
Poor: 55%
This bench: 77.1%
Great: 77%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$346
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 399.24
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
76.8% Very good
Lighting 300
Reflection 288
Parallax 333
79% 307 fps
MRender 205
Gravity 279
Splatting 229
77% 238 fps
Poor: 69%
This bench: 76.8%
Great: 85%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX500 1TB-$100
779GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M3CR023
SusWrite @10s intervals: 244 245 247 242 242 241 MB/s
Performing below potential (6th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
80.6% Excellent
Read 256
Write 241
Mixed 242
SusWrite 243
55% 246 MB/s
4K Read 33.9
4K Write 78.4
4K Mixed 43.9
149% 52.1 MB/s
DQ Read 208
DQ Write 199
DQ Mixed 186
145% 198 MB/s
Poor: 79%
This bench: 80.6%
Great: 124%
Samsung PM961 NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB-$60
131GB free
Firmware: 5L7QCXB7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 497 329 330 329 328 331 MB/s
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
190% Outstanding
Read 1,686
Write 1,096
Mixed 816
SusWrite 357
219% 989 MB/s
4K Read 45.3
4K Write 118
4K Mixed 70.9
222% 78.1 MB/s
DQ Read 801
DQ Write 602
DQ Mixed 730
538% 711 MB/s
Poor: 119%
This bench: 190%
Great: 235%
Hitachi HDT721010SLA360 1TB-$90
762GB free
Firmware: ST6OA31B
SusWrite @10s intervals: 105 104 102 105 105 105 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
61.2% Good
Read 109
Write 103
Mixed 54.6
SusWrite 104
68% 92.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.9
166% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 29%
This bench: 61.2%
Great: 62%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 1TB-$35
896GB free
Firmware: JC4B
SusWrite @10s intervals: 116 115 117 118 118 117 MB/s
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
63.7% Good
Read 105
Write 106
Mixed 60.3
SusWrite 117
71% 97 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 1
174% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 28%
This bench: 63.7%
Great: 70%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown F3-14900CL10-8GBX F3-14900CL9-4GBXL 12GB
1333, 1333 MHz
8192, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
57.2% Above average
MC Read 22.5
MC Write 18.4
MC Mixed 19.3
57% 20.1 GB/s
SC Read 16.4
SC Write 15.3
SC Mixed 13.1
43% 14.9 GB/s
Latency 60.9
66% 60.9 ns
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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 4,445 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 64%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Asus P9X79 - $300

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 51% - Above average Total price: $1,087
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