Asus SABERTOOTH X79

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 40%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 59%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (54th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 46 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 69.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics36.9% 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 Drive53.8% 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 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
MotherboardAsus SABERTOOTH X79  (all builds)
Memory13.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140506
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 23 '17 at 17:06
Run Duration161 Seconds
Run User GRC-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing as expected (54th 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-$350
LGA2011, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
69.6% Good
SC Int 85.3
SC Float 84
SC Mixed 89.7
69% 86.3 Pts
QC Int 327
QC Float 355
QC Mixed 357
78% 346 Pts
MC Int 487
MC Float 501
MC Mixed 505
75% 498 Pts
Poor: 56%
This bench: 69.6%
Great: 83%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$516
CLim: 1949 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 382.53
Performing below potential (1st percentile) - Disable monitor sync before benchmarking (99 fps cap detected)
36.9% Below average
Lighting 99.1
Reflection 99.2
Parallax 99
31% 99.1 fps
MRender 99
Gravity 99
Splatting 98.9
42% 99 fps
Poor: 71%
This bench: 36.9%
Great: 141%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Corsair Neutron XT 240GB-$170
189GB free
Firmware: SAFC01.6 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
53.8% Above average
Read 514
Write 384
Mixed 442
99% 447 MB/s
4K Read 19.8
4K Write 3.62
4K Mixed 2.86
36% 8.74 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 53.8%
Great: 102%
WD Green 1TB (2010)-$60
486GB free
Firmware: 51.0AB51 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
78% Very good
Read 191
Write 79.5
Mixed 94.4
91% 122 MB/s
4K Read 4.53
4K Write 1.78
4K Mixed 0.3
255% 2.21 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 78%
Great: 61%
WD WD740GD-00FLA2 74GB
31GB free
Firmware: 27.08D27 Max speed: SATA 1.0 150 MB/s
4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
35.8% Below average
Read 55.3
Write 68.9
Mixed 51.4
44% 58.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.82
4K Write 1.83
4K Mixed 0.54
128% 1.06 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 35.8%
Great: 39%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance DDR3 1866 C9 4x4GB
4 of 8 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
85.7% Excellent
MC Read 33.1
MC Write 35
MC Mixed 31.9
95% 33.3 GB/s
SC Read 14.8
SC Write 12.7
SC Mixed 11
37% 12.8 GB/s
Latency 65.5
61% 65.5 ns
Poor: 43%
This bench: 85.7%
Great: 106%
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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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Gaming 101%
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Desktop
Desktop 73%
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Workstation
Workstation 67%
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Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH X79 - $352

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 83% - Excellent Total price: $1,592
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