Apple MacPro5,1

Performance Results

Gaming 30%
Desktop 78%
Workstation 25%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (56th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 44 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 76.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics36% 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 Drive67% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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 VersionAlthough Windows 10 is not the most recent version of Windows, it remains a great option.
High background CPU (26%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemApple MacPro5,1  (all builds)
MotherboardApple Mac-F221BEC8
Memory29.8 GB free of 32 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180919
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 21 '23 at 15:41
Run Duration130 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 26%

 PC Performing as expected (56th percentile)

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

Processor BenchNormalHeavyServer
Intel Xeon X5690
CPU-A (00), 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
76.6% Very good
Memory 87.8
1-Core 85.1
2-Core 180
69% 118 Pts
4-Core 354
8-Core 524
55% 439 Pts
64-Core 648
40% 648 Pts
Poor: 64%
This bench: 76.6%
Great: 85%
Graphics Card Bench3D DX93D DX103D DX11
Nvidia GTX 680-$360
EVGA(3842 0969) 2GB
CLim: 1357 MHz, MLim: 1877 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 474.64
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
36% Below average
Lighting 41.8
Reflection 63.4
Parallax 54.5
34% 53.2 fps
MRender 58
Gravity 50.5
Splatting 40.9
40% 49.8 fps
Poor: 29%
This bench: 36%
Great: 35%
Drives BenchSequentialRandom 4kDeep queue 4k
Crucial MX500 1TB-$82
865GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M3CR022
SusWrite @10s intervals: 214 214 214 219 218 218 MB/s
Performing below potential (2nd percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
67% Good
Read 238
Write 224
Mixed 221
SusWrite 216
51% 225 MB/s
4K Read 33.6
4K Write 57.2
4K Mixed 40.3
133% 43.7 MB/s
DQ Read 37.8
DQ Write 86
DQ Mixed 51.7
42% 58.5 MB/s
Poor: 75%
This bench: 67%
Great: 125%
Toshiba P300 2TB-$61
2TB free
Firmware: MX4OACF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 190 189 189 188 189 189 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
109% Outstanding
Read 191
Write 194
Mixed 34.9
SusWrite 189
110% 152 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.6
159% 1.37 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 109%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit BenchMulti coreSingle coreLatency
Unknown 4x8GB
4 of 8 slots used
Performing below potential (7th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
36.7% Below average
MC Read 14.7
MC Write 11.3
MC Mixed 13
37% 13 GB/s
SC Read 9.3
SC Write 4.5
SC Mixed 7.8
21% 7.2 GB/s
Latency 76
53% 76 ns
Poor: 36%
This bench: 36.7%
Great: 115%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 0: 0P 0R 0G 0B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
0% 0% 0 57 30 60 7.2" 1280 720 SAM04FB SAMSUNG
Typical MacPro5,1 Builds (Compare 921 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings
Gaming 43%
Speed boat
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation 44%
Speed boat

System: Apple MacPro5,1

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 116% - Outstanding Total price: $229
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