Asus P9X79

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 36%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 61%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat
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 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 63.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics33% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 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 Drive63% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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.
Very high background CPU (56%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
6 months ago, 6 months ago.
MotherboardAsus P9X79  (all builds)
Memory9 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit farger
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20120618
Uptime6.9 Days
Run DateFeb 02 '18 at 17:29
Run Duration137 Seconds
Run User NOR-User
Background CPU 56%

 PC Performing as expected (53rd 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 i7-3820-$400
LGA2011, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.65 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
63.9% Good
SC Int 96.9
SC Float 94.9
SC Mixed 96.4
77% 96.1 Pts
QC Int 297
QC Float 301
QC Mixed 301
68% 300 Pts
MC Int 468
MC Float 473
MC Mixed 476
71% 472 Pts
Poor: 53%
This bench: 63.9%
Great: 80%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD HD 7950-$290
PwrHis(1787 201C) 3GB
CLim: 800 MHz, MLim: 1250 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 17.10.1
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
33% Below average
Lighting 100
Reflection 62.5
Parallax 137
35% 100 fps
MRender 51.2
Gravity 95.4
Splatting 71.6
31% 72.7 fps
Poor: 29%
This bench: 33%
Great: 43%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 830 128GB-$109
84GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CXM03B1Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
63% Good
Read 501
Write 191
Mixed 288
72% 327 MB/s
4K Read 21.8
4K Write 55.5
4K Mixed 17.9
85% 31.7 MB/s
DQ Read 202
DQ Write 61.7
DQ Mixed 53.5
60% 106 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 63%
Great: 76%
Seagate Desktop HDD 4TB (2013)-$88
3.5TB free
Firmware: CC52 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
80% Excellent
Read 147
Write 132
Mixed 132
103% 137 MB/s
4K Read 0.74
4K Write 1.12
4K Mixed 0.17
70% 0.68 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 80%
Great: 101%
WD Green 2TB (2011)-$70
1.5TB free
Firmware: 51.0AB51 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
57.2% Above average
Read 101
Write 98.1
Mixed 93.1
73% 97.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.09
4K Mixed 0.25
104% 1.08 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 57.2%
Great: 68%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance DDR3 1600 C9 4x4GB
4 of 8 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
83.6% Excellent
MC Read 31.6
MC Write 34.5
MC Mixed 30.6
92% 32.2 GB/s
SC Read 15.3
SC Write 13.8
SC Mixed 12.7
40% 13.9 GB/s
Latency 68.9
58% 68.9 ns
Poor: 40%
This bench: 83.6%
Great: 82%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Desktop
Desktop 65%
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Workstation
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Motherboard: Asus P9X79 - $300

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 66% - Good Total price: $1,165
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