Asus P9X79 PRO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 21%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (72nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 28 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 very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 76.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics12.8% is a very low 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive67.7% 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus P9X79 PRO  (all builds)
Memory10.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit kleuren
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20120524
Uptime1.6 Days
Run DateSep 15 '19 at 21:02
Run Duration125 Seconds
Run User BEL-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-3930K-$495
LGA2011, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.95 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
76.7% Very good
1-Core 114
2-Core 226
80% 170 Pts
4-Core 428
8-Core 572
65% 500 Pts
64-Core 730
49% 730 Pts
Poor: 54%
This bench: 76.7%
Great: 81%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD HD 6870
Asus(1043 03C6) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.201.1151.1008
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
12.8% Very poor
Lighting 69.1
Reflection 41.2
Parallax 63.9
18% 58.1 fps
MRender 27.9
Gravity 47.5
Splatting 46.6
13% 40.7 fps
Poor: 12%
This bench: 12.8%
Great: 13%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 750 EVO 500GB
371GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MAT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 162 162 162 160 155 150 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
67.7% Good
Read 344
Write 151
Mixed 199
SusWrite 158
47% 213 MB/s
4K Read 30.9
4K Write 46.5
4K Mixed 36.6
118% 38 MB/s
DQ Read 195
DQ Write 125
DQ Mixed 158
118% 160 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 67.7%
Great: 124%
WD Black 1TB (2010)-$65
910GB free
Firmware: 05.01D05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 128 131 131 129 129 130 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
74.5% Very good
Read 130
Write 127
Mixed 101
SusWrite 130
90% 122 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 0.9
199% 1.53 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 74.5%
Great: 75%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LP DDR3 1600 C9 4x4GB
4 of 8 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
101% Outstanding
MC Read 41.4
MC Write 39.8
MC Mixed 36.7
112% 39.3 GB/s
SC Read 18.3
SC Write 15.7
SC Mixed 14.5
46% 16.2 GB/s
Latency 57.6
69% 57.6 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 101%
Great: 84%
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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 3,743 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 65%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asus P9X79 PRO - $374

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 50% - Average Total price: $1,240
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