Asus P9X79

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 43%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 37%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (53rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 47 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 83.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics46.9% 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 Drive102% 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.
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.
High background CPU (22%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsus P9X79  (all builds)
Memory10.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140506
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 23 '22 at 21:59
Run Duration125 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 22%

 PC Performing as expected (53rd 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-$230
LGA2011, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
83.9% Excellent
Memory 92.6
1-Core 124
2-Core 223
86% 146 Pts
4-Core 405
8-Core 634
66% 520 Pts
64-Core 633
42% 633 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 83.9%
Great: 86%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$125
CLim: 1455 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 516.40
Performing below potential (25th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
46.9% Average
Lighting 56.4
Reflection 67.6
Parallax 60.8
46% 61.6 fps
MRender 68.8
Gravity 58.6
Splatting 53.4
48% 60.3 fps
Poor: 45%
This bench: 46.9%
Great: 55%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$92
155GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 371 248 265 265 276 279 MB/s
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Read 490
Write 461
Mixed 383
SusWrite 284
91% 405 MB/s
4K Read 36.7
4K Write 73.1
4K Mixed 48
156% 52.6 MB/s
DQ Read 383
DQ Write 333
DQ Mixed 359
269% 358 MB/s
Poor: 80%
This bench: 102%
Great: 124%
Hitachi HCS5C1010CLA382 1TB
646GB free
Firmware: A3EA
SusWrite @10s intervals: 92 89 92 98 94 97 MB/s
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
52.9% Above average
Read 90.6
Write 78.6
Mixed 46.4
SusWrite 93.8
57% 77.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.6
113% 0.83 MB/s
Poor: 22%
This bench: 52.9%
Great: 64%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL RipjawsX DDR3 1866 C9 4x4GB
4 of 8 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
58.8% Above average
MC Read 21.8
MC Write 20.4
MC Mixed 19.8
59% 20.7 GB/s
SC Read 17.1
SC Write 16.8
SC Mixed 12.9
45% 15.6 GB/s
Latency 62.8
64% 62.8 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 58.8%
Great: 88%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical P9X79 Builds (Compare 3,428 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 41%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 34%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Asus P9X79 - $300

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 66% - Good Total price: $765
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