Asus P9X79 PRO

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding RAM
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (86th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 14 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 88.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics31.9% 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 Drive143% 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.
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.
MotherboardAsus P9X79 PRO  (all builds)
Memory29.8 GB free of 32 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20120803
Uptime1.1 Days
Run DateNov 22 '14 at 00:01
Run Duration150 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing way above expectations (86th 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 i7-3930K-$600
LGA2011, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
88.5% Excellent
SC Int 109
SC Float 107
SC Mixed 108
86% 108 Pts
QC Int 436
QC Float 431
QC Mixed 436
98% 434 Pts
MC Int 835
MC Float 935
MC Mixed 904
133% 891 Pts
Poor: 63%
This bench: 88.5%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD FirePro W7000-$800
AMD(1002 030C) ≥ 4GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 14.301.1010.0
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
31.9% Below average
Lighting 87.3
Reflection 79.4
Parallax 125
31% 97.2 fps
MRender 56.7
Gravity 89.5
Splatting 83.2
32% 76.5 fps
Poor: 24%
This bench: 31.9%
Great: 32%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel Raid 0 Volume 487GB
301GB free
Firmware: 1.0.
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
143% Outstanding
Read 985
Write 782
Mixed 847
194% 871 MB/s
4K Read 25.4
4K Write 82.2
4K Mixed 32.6
124% 46.7 MB/s
DQ Read 434
DQ Write 385
DQ Mixed 22.1
122% 280 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 143%
Great: 147%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$53
325GB free
Firmware: CC4C Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
108% Outstanding
Read 181
Write 197
Mixed 143
130% 174 MB/s
4K Read 0.92
4K Write 1.63
4K Mixed 0.28
100% 0.94 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 108%
Great: 107%
WD Black 1TB (2010)-$79
323GB free
Firmware: 05.01D05 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
71.7% Very good
Read 125
Write 125
Mixed 111
90% 120 MB/s
4K Read 1.19
4K Write 2.08
4K Mixed 0.42
135% 1.23 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 71.7%
Great: 78%
WD WD25 00JS-58NCB1 250GB
121GB free
Firmware: 10.02E02 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
31.7% Below average
Read 55
Write 55
Mixed 53.7
41% 54.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.64
4K Write 1.82
4K Mixed 0.42
107% 0.96 MB/s
Poor: 22%
This bench: 31.7%
Great: 35%
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Motherboard: Asus P9X79 PRO - $317

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 74% - Very good Total price: $1,172
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