Asus SABERTOOTH X79

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 57%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (58th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 42 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 88%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics55.6% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive60% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (18%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus SABERTOOTH X79  (all builds)
Memory12.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140725
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 19 '18 at 01:17
Run Duration125 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 18%

 PC Performing as expected (58th 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, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
88% Excellent
SC Int 111
SC Float 110
SC Mixed 109
88% 110 Pts
QC Int 435
QC Float 419
QC Mixed 437
98% 430 Pts
MC Int 805
MC Float 835
MC Mixed 837
124% 826 Pts
Poor: 62%
This bench: 88%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 770-$279
Gigabyte(1458 360C) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1333 MHz, MLim: 1802 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 398.36
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
55.6% Above average
Lighting 240
Reflection 108
Parallax 181
68% 177 fps
MRender 120
Gravity 117
Splatting 90.7
47% 109 fps
Poor: 42%
This bench: 55.6%
Great: 52%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Pro 128GB-$160
39GB free (System drive)
Firmware: DXM05B0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 86 84 86 88 89 87 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
60% Good
Read 366
Write 163
Mixed 194
SusWrite 86.7
45% 203 MB/s
4K Read 27.5
4K Write 47.5
4K Mixed 30.4
106% 35.1 MB/s
DQ Read 208
DQ Write 121
DQ Mixed 95.7
90% 141 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 60%
Great: 110%
WD Black 5TB (2015)-$272
1.5TB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 86 89 88 87 86 89 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
63.8% Good
Read 134
Write 148
Mixed 44.5
SusWrite 87.5
75% 104 MB/s
4K Read 3.4
4K Write 0.7
4K Mixed 0.5
210% 1.53 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 63.8%
Great: 124%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL RipjawsZ DDR3 2133 C9 4x4GB
4 of 8 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
124% Outstanding
MC Read 51.1
MC Write 50.4
MC Mixed 45.3
140% 48.9 GB/s
SC Read 19.8
SC Write 15.1
SC Mixed 14.8
47% 16.6 GB/s
Latency 50
80% 50 ns
Poor: 47%
This bench: 124%
Great: 124%
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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 3,369 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 101%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 68%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH X79 - $352

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 87% - Excellent Total price: $1,539
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