Asus P9X79

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 74%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 63%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (37th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 63 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. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 62.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics81.3% 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 Drive78.2% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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.
High background CPU (23%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus P9X79  (all builds)
Memory23.7 GB free of 32 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140506
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateDec 08 '19 at 11:41
Run Duration153 Seconds
Run User MNG-User
Background CPU 23%

 PC Performing below expectations (37th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-3930K-$495
LGA2011, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
62.5% Good
1-Core 91
2-Core 180
64% 136 Pts
4-Core 352
8-Core 547
57% 449 Pts
64-Core 689
46% 689 Pts
Poor: 53%
This bench: 62.5%
Great: 81%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$346
CLim: 2025 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 441.41
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
81.3% Excellent
Lighting 297
Reflection 258
Parallax 239
78% 264 fps
MRender 201
Gravity 302
Splatting 223
82% 242 fps
Poor: 72%
This bench: 81.3%
Great: 85%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$79
42GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 296 221 198 194 183 183 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
78.2% Very good
Read 455
Write 313
Mixed 274
SusWrite 212
70% 314 MB/s
4K Read 22.1
4K Write 64.4
4K Mixed 28.3
104% 38.3 MB/s
DQ Read 370
DQ Write 309
DQ Mixed 239
206% 306 MB/s
Poor: 79%
This bench: 78.2%
Great: 130%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
42GB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 107 113 107 111 113 116 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
61% Good
Read 102
Write 75
Mixed 32.7
SusWrite 111
58% 80.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 0.5
94% 0.57 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 61%
Great: 113%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$42
144GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 136 140 141 142 141 141 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
67.5% Good
Read 94.5
Write 90.8
Mixed 56.7
SusWrite 140
70% 95.6 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 1
201% 1.5 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 67.5%
Great: 108%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$33
651GB free
Firmware: DC4A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 198 196 195 196 197 196 MB/s
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
106% Outstanding
Read 173
Write 183
Mixed 80.2
SusWrite 196
115% 158 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 1
178% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 106%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston KHX1866C10D3/8G KHX1866C10D3/8G KHX1600C10D3/8G 99U5403-159.A01LF 32GB
1600, 1600, 1600, 1600 MHz
8192, 8192, 8192, 8192 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
58.2% Above average
MC Read 22.7
MC Write 20.2
MC Mixed 21.3
61% 21.4 GB/s
SC Read 12.9
SC Write 11.3
SC Mixed 11.3
34% 11.8 GB/s
Latency 68.7
58% 68.7 ns
Poor: 58%
This bench: 58.2%
Great: 76%
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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 4,420 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 63%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Asus P9X79 - $300

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 52% - Above average Total price: $1,087
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