Asus SABERTOOTH X79

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 69%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 61%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 53%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (29th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 71 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 a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 68.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics76.6% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive49.3% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
MotherboardAsus SABERTOOTH X79  (all builds)
Memory5 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140725
Uptime4.6 Days
Run DateApr 06 '18 at 07:22
Run Duration210 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing below expectations (29th 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 i7-3960X-$915
LGA2011, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
68.7% Good
SC Int 86.7
SC Float 87.4
SC Mixed 83.5
69% 85.9 Pts
QC Int 376
QC Float 374
QC Mixed 336
82% 362 Pts
MC Int 702
MC Float 726
MC Mixed 729
108% 719 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 68.7%
Great: 96%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980-$500
CLim: 1443 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 391.24
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
76.6% Very good
Lighting 242
Reflection 211
Parallax 256
76% 236 fps
MRender 164
Gravity 218
Splatting 149
77% 177 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 76.6%
Great: 86%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Corsair Neutron XTi 960GB-$352
591GB free
Firmware: SAFC02.3 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
75.9% Very good
Read 514
Write 462
Mixed 501
110% 492 MB/s
4K Read 18.7
4K Write 35.6
4K Mixed 13.3
64% 22.5 MB/s
DQ Read 190
DQ Write 176
DQ Mixed 57.9
78% 141 MB/s
Poor: 67%
This bench: 75.9%
Great: 105%
Intel 520 Series 180GB-$149
58GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 400i Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
49.3% Average
Read 456
Write 186
Mixed 238
64% 293 MB/s
4K Read 17.1
4K Write 36.4
4K Mixed 8.17
56% 20.6 MB/s
DQ Read 20.2
DQ Write 143
DQ Mixed 59.3
52% 74.2 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 49.3%
Great: 90%
WD Black 1TB (2010)-$78
568GB free
Firmware: 05.01D05 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
64.1% Good
Read 108
Write 116
Mixed 107
83% 110 MB/s
4K Read 0.66
4K Write 1.77
4K Mixed 0.4
104% 0.94 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 64.1%
Great: 77%
Corsair Flash Voyager USB 3.0 16GB-$46
11GB free, PID 1a03
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
8.89% Terrible
Read 21.3
Write 18.2
Mixed 16.9
24% 18.8 MB/s
4K Read 3.27
4K Write 0.35
4K Mixed 0.09
27% 1.24 MB/s
Poor: 8%
This bench: 8.89%
Great: 37%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL RipjawsZ DDR3 1600 C8 2x4GB
2 of 8 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
56.1% Above average
MC Read 22.4
MC Write 19.4
MC Mixed 18.2
57% 20 GB/s
SC Read 15.3
SC Write 13.1
SC Mixed 11.6
38% 13.3 GB/s
Latency 64.2
62% 64.2 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 56.1%
Great: 62%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical SABERTOOTH X79 Builds (Compare 3,420 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 101%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH X79 - $352

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 92% - Outstanding Total price: $1,430
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HDDRAMUSB
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WD Blue 1TB (2012) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $136SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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