Asus P9X79 PRO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 105%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 77%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (52nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 48 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 65.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics132% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive114% 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.
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 (13%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus P9X79 PRO  (all builds)
Memory12.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140725
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJan 13 '18 at 09:15
Run Duration236 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 13%

 PC Performing as expected (52nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i7-4820K-$330
LGA2011, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
65.4% Good
SC Int 95.7
SC Float 98.3
SC Mixed 99.8
78% 97.9 Pts
QC Int 312
QC Float 316
QC Mixed 304
70% 311 Pts
MC Int 505
MC Float 509
MC Mixed 505
76% 506 Pts
Poor: 59%
This bench: 65.4%
Great: 89%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$450
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 390.65
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
132% Outstanding
Lighting 414
Reflection 391
Parallax 450
132% 419 fps
MRender 246
Gravity 409
Splatting 258
133% 304 fps
Poor: 101%
This bench: 132%
Great: 141%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston HyperX Predator AHCI PCIe M.2 240GB-$141
135GB free (System drive)
Firmware: OC34L5TM Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
114% Outstanding
Read 1,127
Write 583
Mixed 753
181% 821 MB/s
4K Read 31.5
4K Write 78
4K Mixed 15
108% 41.5 MB/s
DQ Read 25.1
DQ Write 90.8
DQ Mixed 12.8
23% 42.9 MB/s
Poor: 88%
This bench: 114%
Great: 160%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$40
221GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
58.3% Above average
Read 116
Write 87.2
Mixed 115
80% 106 MB/s
4K Read 0.17
4K Write 0.64
4K Mixed 0.15
35% 0.32 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 58.3%
Great: 106%
WD Red 1TB (2012)-$63
275GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
51.8% Above average
Read 98.2
Write 81.8
Mixed 76.6
64% 85.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.78
4K Write 2.09
4K Mixed 0.19
92% 1.02 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 51.8%
Great: 87%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$44
54GB free
Firmware: CC47 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
108% Outstanding
Read 188
Write 189
Mixed 172
138% 183 MB/s
4K Read 0.94
4K Write 1.88
4K Mixed 0.41
120% 1.08 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 108%
Great: 113%
HGST TOURO Mobile 1TB
166GB free, PID 1024
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
30% Poor
Read 82.1
Write 64.8
Mixed 49
79% 65.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.32
4K Write 1.27
4K Mixed 0.17
50% 0.59 MB/s
Poor: 12%
This bench: 30%
Great: 39%
ASMT 2105 640GB
17GB free, PID 55aa
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
33.5% Below average
Read 79.1
Write 82.7
Mixed 54.2
91% 72 MB/s
4K Read 0.48
4K Write 1.27
4K Mixed 0.33
56% 0.69 MB/s
Poor: 11%
This bench: 33.5%
Great: 37%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL RipjawsZ DDR3 2133 C9 4x4GB
4 of 8 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
91.1% Outstanding
MC Read 33.3
MC Write 38
MC Mixed 34.9
101% 35.4 GB/s
SC Read 16.7
SC Write 13
SC Mixed 13.2
41% 14.3 GB/s
Latency 65.8
61% 65.8 ns
Poor: 48%
This bench: 91.1%
Great: 124%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical P9X79 PRO Builds (Compare 1,999 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 60%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 49%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asus P9X79 PRO - $317

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 86% - Excellent Total price: $1,032
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