Asus P9X79-E WS

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming 24%
Desktop 74%
Workstation 49%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (85th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 15 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 78.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics16.5% 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 Drive98.2% 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.
Run History
1 month ago, 1 month ago.
MotherboardAsus P9X79-E WS  (all builds)
Memory10.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150508
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateOct 11 '19 at 00:47
Run Duration131 Seconds
Run User SWE-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing above expectations (85th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-4820K-$175
LGA2011, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
78.9% Very good
1-Core 123
2-Core 244
86% 183 Pts
4-Core 419
8-Core 624
67% 522 Pts
64-Core 633
42% 633 Pts
Poor: 50%
This bench: 78.9%
Great: 79%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 750-$120
Gigabyte(1458 3642) 2GB
CLim: 1333 MHz, MLim: 1252 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 381.65
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
16.5% Very poor
Lighting 57.2
Reflection 42.2
Parallax 54.8
15% 51.4 fps
MRender 49.1
Gravity 58.9
Splatting 38.4
17% 48.8 fps
Poor: 15%
This bench: 16.5%
Great: 18%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 500GB
334GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 252 262 288 245 259 263 MB/s
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
98.2% Outstanding
Read 508
Write 253
Mixed 265
SusWrite 262
72% 322 MB/s
4K Read 32.8
4K Write 111
4K Mixed 37.9
157% 60.5 MB/s
DQ Read 376
DQ Write 268
DQ Mixed 232
198% 292 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 98.2%
Great: 128%
LSI MR9267-8i 6TB
962GB free
Firmware: 3.40
SusWrite @10s intervals: 12 12 13 15 15 14 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL TridentX DDR3 2400 C10 4x4GB
4 of 8 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1866 MHz
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
122% Outstanding
MC Read 44.8
MC Write 50.2
MC Mixed 48.3
136% 47.8 GB/s
SC Read 21.8
SC Write 16.6
SC Mixed 16.4
52% 18.3 GB/s
Latency 48.7
82% 48.7 ns
Poor: 47%
This bench: 122%
Great: 91%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical P9X79-E WS Builds (Compare 331 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 52%
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation 57%

Motherboard: Asus P9X79-E WS - $499

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 47% - Average Total price: $1,535
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