Asus SABERTOOTH X79

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 34%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 49%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (22nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 78 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 an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including moderate gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 53.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics35.6% 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 Drive45.9% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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 8.1 is the second most recent version of Windows but it's worth upgrading to Windows 10 which has had several improvements made to the user interface including a better homescreen.
MotherboardAsus SABERTOOTH X79  (all builds)
Memory3.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 8.1
BIOS Date20131224
Uptime0.7 Days
Run DateOct 22 '17 at 02:17
Run Duration350 Seconds
Run User NOR-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing below expectations (22nd 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 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
53.1% Above average
SC Int 80.5
SC Float 86.1
SC Mixed 83.3
67% 83.3 Pts
QC Int 220
QC Float 231
QC Mixed 247
53% 233 Pts
MC Int 450
MC Float 437
MC Mixed 372
63% 420 Pts
Poor: 55%
This bench: 53.1%
Great: 82%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 780-$329
MSI(1462 2980) 3GB
CLim: 1241 MHz, MLim: 1502 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 385.69
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
35.6% Below average
Lighting 2.2
Reflection 124
Parallax 196
22% 107 fps
MRender 8
Gravity 187
Splatting 108
45% 101 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 35.6%
Great: 69%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial M500 120GB-$150
1GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU05 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
45.9% Average
Read 483
Write 138
Mixed 151
56% 257 MB/s
4K Read 15.6
4K Write 29.7
4K Mixed 10.2
52% 18.5 MB/s
DQ Read 17.5
DQ Write 104
DQ Mixed 7.32
21% 42.9 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 45.9%
Great: 77%
Hitachi HDT721010SLA360 1TB-$90
11GB free
Firmware: ST6OA3AA Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
40.1% Average
Read 75.5
Write 64
Mixed 72.2
53% 70.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.51
4K Write 1.24
4K Mixed 0.34
82% 0.69 MB/s
Poor: 29%
This bench: 40.1%
Great: 62%
TOSHIBA External USB 3.0 4TB
2TB free, PID 0110
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
50.1% Above average
Read 138
Write 135
Mixed 99
156% 124 MB/s
4K Read 0.18
4K Write 0.14
4K Mixed 0.09
8% 0.14 MB/s
Poor: 16%
This bench: 50.1%
Great: 76%
SanDisk Cruzer Edge 16GB
13GB free, PID 556b
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
5.5% Terrible
Read 20.9
Write 4.51
Mixed 8.51
12% 11.3 MB/s
4K Read 4.4
4K Write 0.14
4K Mixed 0.55
40% 1.7 MB/s
Poor: 6%
This bench: 5.5%
Great: 15%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 1600 C10 2x8GB
2 of 8 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
54% Above average
MC Read 21
MC Write 19.7
MC Mixed 17.6
56% 19.4 GB/s
SC Read 13.1
SC Write 13.2
SC Mixed 10.3
35% 12.2 GB/s
Latency 67.3
59% 67.3 ns
Poor: 30%
This bench: 54%
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 3,005 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 102%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH X79 - $352

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 89% - Excellent Total price: $1,522
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HDDRAMUSB
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