Asus SABERTOOTH X79

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 90%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 97%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 89%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (67th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 33 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 92.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics90.6% 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 Drive327% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
Memory64GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 64GB 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus SABERTOOTH X79  (all builds)
Memory32.8 GB free of 64 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140725
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 16 '20 at 09:37
Run Duration210 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing above expectations (67th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Xeon E5-1680 v2
LGA2011, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
92.9% Outstanding
Memory 94.4
1-Core 119
2-Core 241
88% 151 Pts
4-Core 491
8-Core 966
90% 728 Pts
64-Core 1,271
85% 1,271 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 92.9%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980-Ti-$560
CLim: 1664 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 452.06
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
90.6% Outstanding
Lighting 361
Reflection 328
Parallax 366
95% 351 fps
MRender 223
Gravity 335
Splatting 225
91% 261 fps
Poor: 67%
This bench: 90.6%
Great: 87%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$170
427GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B2QEXP7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2130 2148 2193 2210 1934 1899 MB/s
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
327% Outstanding
Read 2,548
Write 2,208
Mixed 1,512
SusWrite 2,086
469% 2,088 MB/s
4K Read 51.7
4K Write 114
4K Mixed 68.2
226% 78 MB/s
DQ Read 731
DQ Write 496
DQ Mixed 668
484% 632 MB/s
Poor: 234%
This bench: 327%
Great: 395%
Samsung 830 128GB-$109
101GB free
Firmware: CXM03B1Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 159 161 166 164 161 156 MB/s
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
63.2% Good
Read 471
Write 162
Mixed 166
SusWrite 161
53% 240 MB/s
4K Read 22.9
4K Write 46.4
4K Mixed 22.2
88% 30.5 MB/s
DQ Read 294
DQ Write 58
DQ Mixed 96.6
91% 150 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 63.2%
Great: 78%
WD Black 1TB (2010)-$50
2TB free
Firmware: 05.00K05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2559 292 293 293 290 290 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 36% Great: 75%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown F3-2400C10-8GTX F3-1600C9-8GXM F3-2400C10-8GTX F3-1600C9-8GXM F3-2400C10-8GTX F3-1600C9-8GXM F3-2400C10-8GTX F3-1600C9-8GXM 64GB
2133, 2133, 2133, 2133, 2133, 2133, 2133, 2133 MHz
8192, 8192, 8192, 8192, 8192, 8192, 8192, 8192 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
128% Outstanding
MC Read 56.9
MC Write 48.6
MC Mixed 47.3
146% 50.9 GB/s
SC Read 20.6
SC Write 16.1
SC Mixed 15.9
50% 17.5 GB/s
Latency 58.8
68% 58.8 ns

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical SABERTOOTH X79 Builds (Compare 1,505 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 99%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 86%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH X79 - $350

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 46% - Average Total price: $2,002
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