Asus P9X79 PRO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 100%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 88%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (28th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 72 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. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 70.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics138% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive85.3% 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.
High background CPU (22%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsus P9X79 PRO  (all builds)
Memory11.6 GB free of 32 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140507
Uptime2 Days
Run DateJul 22 '20 at 21:13
Run Duration191 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU 22%

 PC Performing below expectations (28th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-3930K-$709
LGA2011, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
70.5% Very good
Memory 83.9
1-Core 95.9
2-Core 176
71% 119 Pts
4-Core 308
8-Core 516
52% 412 Pts
64-Core 682
46% 682 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 70.5%
Great: 89%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$808
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 445.87
Performing below potential (72nd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
138% Outstanding
Lighting 425
Reflection 489
Parallax 613
112% 509 fps
MRender 261
Gravity 542
Splatting 295
140% 366 fps
Poor: 109%
This bench: 138%
Great: 147%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$135
73GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 387 100 83 91 84 86 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
85.3% Excellent
Read 467
Write 451
Mixed 385
SusWrite 138
81% 361 MB/s
4K Read 31.2
4K Write 61.4
4K Mixed 43.2
135% 45.3 MB/s
DQ Read 367
DQ Write 335
DQ Mixed 349
262% 350 MB/s
Poor: 80%
This bench: 85.3%
Great: 134%
SanDisk Ultra II 480GB-$59
278GB free
Firmware: X41100RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 162 168 169 172 174 172 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
61.7% Good
Read 351
Write 159
Mixed 191
SusWrite 170
48% 218 MB/s
4K Read 24.7
4K Write 39.9
4K Mixed 28.7
95% 31.1 MB/s
DQ Read 215
DQ Write 126
DQ Mixed 159
121% 167 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 61.7%
Great: 106%
Samsung Spinpoint F1 1TB-$130
135GB free
Firmware: 1AA01118
SusWrite @10s intervals: 60 58 59 59 59 58 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
34.1% Below average
Read 59.5
Write 30
Mixed 43.7
SusWrite 58.7
36% 48 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.9
170% 1.23 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 34.1%
Great: 63%
Seagate FireCuda SSHD 2TB (2016)-$99
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC41
SusWrite @10s intervals: 150 157 156 156 155 155 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 55% Great: 108%
Samsung Spinpoint F1 1TB-$130
93GB free
Firmware: 1AA01118
SusWrite @10s intervals: 67 65 66 66 67 64 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
35.9% Below average
Read 59
Write 71.7
Mixed 55.2
SusWrite 65.7
47% 62.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.9
153% 1 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 35.9%
Great: 63%
Samsung Spinpoint F1 1TB-$130
25GB free
Firmware: 1AA01118
SusWrite @10s intervals: 66 72 76 73 77 78 MB/s
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
39.1% Below average
Read 62.2
Write 40.7
Mixed 58.8
SusWrite 73.6
44% 58.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.8
155% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 39.1%
Great: 63%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 1600 C9 8x4GB
8 of 8 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
91.9% Outstanding
MC Read 37
MC Write 37.4
MC Mixed 33.9
103% 36.1 GB/s
SC Read 15.1
SC Write 12.9
SC Mixed 13.2
39% 13.7 GB/s
Latency 73.6
54% 73.6 ns
Poor: 78%
This bench: 91.9%
Great: 99%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical P9X79 PRO Builds (Compare 1,179 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 47%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 41%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Asus P9X79 PRO - $374

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 53% - Above average Total price: $1,486
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