Asus P9X79 PRO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 55%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (32nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 68 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 57.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics0.76% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive75.7% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory64GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 64GB 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.
High background CPU (21%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus P9X79 PRO  (all builds)
Memory58.5 GB free of 64 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1400 x 1050 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130314
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 15 '19 at 22:38
Run Duration169 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 21%

 PC Performing below expectations (32nd 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 3.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
57.4% Above average
1-Core 87.1
2-Core 163
60% 125 Pts
4-Core 316
8-Core 486
51% 401 Pts
64-Core 643
43% 643 Pts
Poor: 56%
This bench: 57.4%
Great: 80%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD Radeon HD 5450
XFX(1682 304A) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.201.1151.1008
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
0.76% Terrible
Lighting 3.4
Reflection 3.5
Parallax 4.8
1% 3.9 fps
MRender 3.1
Gravity 2.4
Splatting 3.5
1% 3 fps
Poor: 1%
This bench: 0.76%
Great: 1%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 1TB-$150
876GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 232 234 234 238 236 237 MB/s
Performing below potential (5th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
75.7% Very good
Read 250
Write 236
Mixed 230
SusWrite 235
54% 238 MB/s
4K Read 31.8
4K Write 65
4K Mixed 41.5
136% 46.1 MB/s
DQ Read 204
DQ Write 193
DQ Mixed 199
149% 199 MB/s
Poor: 76%
This bench: 75.7%
Great: 131%
Samsung 840 Series 500GB
261GB free
Firmware: DXT0AB0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 133 134 133 137 136 137 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
52.6% Above average
Read 308
Write 152
Mixed 142
SusWrite 135
41% 185 MB/s
4K Read 21.3
4K Write 38.6
4K Mixed 22.1
81% 27.3 MB/s
DQ Read 201
DQ Write 120
DQ Mixed 56.7
70% 126 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 52.6%
Great: 95%
Samsung 840 Pro 256GB-$100
87GB free
Firmware: DXM04B0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 416 422 422 428 424 426 MB/s
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Read 474
Write 420
Mixed 307
SusWrite 423
91% 406 MB/s
4K Read 29.9
4K Write 74.1
4K Mixed 37.8
133% 47.3 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 308
DQ Mixed 150
166% 281 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 101%
Great: 116%
Samsung 840 Pro 256GB-$100
35GB free
Firmware: DXM04B0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 377 381 381 387 383 386 MB/s
Performing above expectations (60th percentile)
97.9% Outstanding
Read 472
Write 463
Mixed 324
SusWrite 382
92% 410 MB/s
4K Read 30.1
4K Write 73.6
4K Mixed 36
131% 46.6 MB/s
DQ Read 383
DQ Write 311
DQ Mixed 149
166% 281 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 97.9%
Great: 116%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F3 DDR3 1600 C10 8x8GB
8 of 8 slots used
64GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
79.2% Very good
MC Read 31.9
MC Write 31.3
MC Mixed 28.6
87% 30.6 GB/s
SC Read 14.3
SC Write 12.7
SC Mixed 11.3
36% 12.8 GB/s
Latency 71.7
56% 71.7 ns
Poor: 76%
This bench: 79.2%
Great: 99%
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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 4,289 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 50%
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Desktop
Desktop 62%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Asus P9X79 PRO - $374

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 41% - Average Total price: $1,179
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