Asus SABERTOOTH X58

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 63%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 11%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (26th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 74 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 an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including light gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 54.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics18.6% 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 Drive42.2% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (15%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsus SABERTOOTH X58  (all builds)
Memory6.7 GB free of 12 GB @ 1.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20110301
Uptime5.9 Days
Run DateMar 26 '21 at 17:56
Run Duration183 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 15%

 PC Performing below expectations (26th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-950-$272
LGA1366, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.05 GHz, turbo 2.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
54.9% Above average
Memory 80.3
1-Core 57.7
2-Core 114
54% 83.8 Pts
4-Core 169
8-Core 198
24% 184 Pts
64-Core 228
15% 228 Pts
Poor: 56%
This bench: 54.9%
Great: 75%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD HD 6950-$290
AMD(1002 0B00) 2GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.201.1151.1008
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
18.6% Very poor
Lighting 23.9
Reflection 27.2
Parallax 23.5
19% 24.9 fps
MRender 22.6
Gravity 22
Splatting 17.8
18% 20.8 fps
Poor: 18%
This bench: 18.6%
Great: 21%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Sandisk S31024G 1TB
278GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X6107000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 102 103 112 115 115 116 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (0th percentile)
42.2% Average
Read 298
Write 184
Mixed 121
SusWrite 110
40% 178 MB/s
4K Read 18
4K Write 40.8
4K Mixed 17.3
71% 25.4 MB/s
DQ Read 24.6
DQ Write 61.8
DQ Mixed 19.3
22% 35.2 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 42.2%
Great: 120%
WD Blue 4TB (2015)-$85
1TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 111 117 117 117 119 118 MB/s
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
70.1% Very good
Read 127
Write 107
Mixed 78.8
SusWrite 116
79% 107 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.9
4K Mixed 1
202% 1.6 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 70.1%
Great: 103%
WD Green 2TB (2011)-$100
2TB free
Firmware: 51.0AB51
SusWrite @10s intervals: 9.4 9.6 9.6 9.5 9.6 9.6 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
37.1% Below average
Read 120
Write 9.2
Mixed 12.2
SusWrite 9.5
27% 37.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 0.4
87% 0.57 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 37.1%
Great: 67%
WD My Book Essentials 1TB
6GB free, PID 1110
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 27 28 28 28 28 28 MB/s
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
14.9% Very poor
Read 30.4
Write 25.3
Mixed 24.5
SusWrite 28
36% 27 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.6
70% 0.83 MB/s
Poor: 10%
This bench: 14.9%
Great: 20%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 3x4GB
3 of 6 slots used
12GB DIMM
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
40.2% Average
MC Read 15.3
MC Write 11.9
MC Mixed 15.6
41% 14.3 GB/s
SC Read 8.6
SC Write 8.6
SC Mixed 9.8
26% 9 GB/s
Latency 80.1
50% 80.1 ns
Poor: 23%
This bench: 40.2%
Great: 58%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical SABERTOOTH X58 Builds (Compare 2,973 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 37%
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Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 30%
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Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH X58

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 47% - Average Total price: $687
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