Asus P9X79

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 50%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 41%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (54th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 46 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 74%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics59.9% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive40.6% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (17%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsus P9X79  (all builds)
Memory11 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20131224
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateOct 21 '21 at 20:53
Run Duration199 Seconds
Run User ISR-User
Background CPU 17%
Watch Gameplay: 1060-6GB + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing as expected (54th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-4820K-$216
LGA2011, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
74% Very good
Memory 86.6
1-Core 79.9
2-Core 191
70% 119 Pts
4-Core 332
8-Core 479
52% 406 Pts
64-Core 437
29% 437 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 74%
Great: 85%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$290
CLim: 2025 MHz, MLim: 2052 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 456.71
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
59.9% Above average
Lighting 74.8
Reflection 77.4
Parallax 72
60% 74.7 fps
MRender 67.8
Gravity 74.4
Splatting 70.8
59% 71 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 59.9%
Great: 62%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Sandisk PLUS 1000GB
772GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UH4504RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 162 101 42 79 191 206 MB/s
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
40.6% Average
Read 391
Write 305
Mixed 262
SusWrite 130
61% 272 MB/s
4K Read 15.7
4K Write 18.2
4K Mixed 8.4
44% 14.1 MB/s
DQ Read 116
DQ Write 64.4
DQ Mixed 32.2
39% 70.7 MB/s
Poor: 27%
This bench: 40.6%
Great: 57%
Seagate Barracuda 4TB (2017)-$60
171GB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 74 73 91 89 84 89 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
40.1% Average
Read 56.3
Write 55.1
Mixed 60.6
SusWrite 83.3
47% 63.8 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 0
63% 0.6 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 40.1%
Great: 92%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2018)-$49
555GB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 129 137 184 194 186 194 MB/s
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
88.2% Excellent
Read 137
Write 135
Mixed 67.2
SusWrite 171
93% 128 MB/s
4K Read 1.9
4K Write 0.8
4K Mixed 0.4
138% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 88.2%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL RipjawsZ DDR3 1600 C9 4x4GB
4 of 8 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
83.9% Excellent
MC Read 30.7
MC Write 35.2
MC Mixed 31.5
93% 32.5 GB/s
SC Read 16
SC Write 12.7
SC Mixed 12.4
39% 13.7 GB/s
Latency 70.8
56% 70.8 ns
Poor: 44%
This bench: 83.9%
Great: 97%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 34: 3R 5G 4B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
34% 27% 44 109 5 60 27" 1920 1080 SAM0D32 C27F390
Typical P9X79 Builds (Compare 2,943 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 40%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 33%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Asus P9X79 - $300

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 45% - Average Total price: $1,150
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