Asus P9X79

Performance Results

Gaming 115%
Desktop 65%
Battle cruiser
Workstation 56%
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 66.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics163% 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 Drive55.3% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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 VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Sub-optimal background CPU (19%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus P9X79  (all builds)
Memory27.9 GB free of 32 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130829
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 14 '18 at 12:44
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU 19%

 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 (30th percentile)
66.2% Good
SC Int 98.1
SC Float 101
SC Mixed 98.3
79% 99.2 Pts
QC Int 307
QC Float 316
QC Mixed 314
71% 312 Pts
MC Int 508
MC Float 500
MC Mixed 508
76% 505 Pts
Poor: 58%
This bench: 66.2%
Great: 88%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$799
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 391.35
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
163% Outstanding
Lighting 533
Reflection 491
Parallax 622
175% 549 fps
MRender 253
Gravity 518
Splatting 264
154% 345 fps
Poor: 60%
This bench: 163%
Great: 178%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 120GB-$109
37GB free (System drive)
Firmware: DXT08B0Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
55.3% Above average
Read 475
Write 128
Mixed 177
56% 260 MB/s
4K Read 22.2
4K Write 49.5
4K Mixed 10.1
73% 27.3 MB/s
DQ Read 223
DQ Write 121
DQ Mixed 26.9
59% 124 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 55.3%
Great: 73%
931GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
46.7% Average
Read 85.1
Write 77.2
Mixed 74.2
59% 78.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.56
4K Write 2.49
4K Mixed 0.39
113% 1.15 MB/s
Poor: 24%
This bench: 46.7%
Great: 51%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown DDR3-1600 CL9 4GB 8x4GB
8 of 8 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
82.2% Excellent
MC Read 30.9
MC Write 33
MC Mixed 30.7
90% 31.5 GB/s
SC Read 15.6
SC Write 13.7
SC Mixed 13.7
41% 14.3 GB/s
Latency 69.3
58% 69.3 ns
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical P9X79 Builds (Compare 2,317 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 98%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation 53%

Motherboard: Asus P9X79 - $300

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 88% - Excellent Total price: $1,225
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