Asus P9X79

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 54%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (36th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 64 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 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 71.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics73.4% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load 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.
MotherboardAsus P9X79  (all builds)
Memory8.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140724
Uptime2.7 Days
Run DateMar 03 '21 at 11:40
Run Duration106 Seconds
Run User POL-User
Background CPU0%
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 PC Performing below expectations (36th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-3820-$350
LGA2011, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.65 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
71.1% Very good
Memory 90.1
1-Core 92.7
2-Core 136
68% 106 Pts
4-Core 285
8-Core 396
44% 340 Pts
64-Core 428
29% 428 Pts
Poor: 63%
This bench: 71.1%
Great: 82%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$400
CLim: 2037 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 456.71
Performing below potential (8th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
73.4% Very good
Lighting 90.2
Reflection 103
Parallax 99.5
73% 97.5 fps
MRender 86.4
Gravity 92.5
Splatting 90
74% 89.6 fps
Poor: 73%
This bench: 73.4%
Great: 87%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Toshiba DT01ACA100 1TB-$40
87GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MS2OA750
SusWrite @10s intervals: 39 58 65 62 50 60 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
38% Below average
Read 76.6
Write 108
Mixed 31.7
SusWrite 55.5
50% 68 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.5
106% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 38%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 1866 C10 4x4GB
4 of 8 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1866 MHz
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
80.4% Excellent
MC Read 30.1
MC Write 33.7
MC Mixed 29.1
88% 31 GB/s
SC Read 14.3
SC Write 12.6
SC Mixed 12
37% 13 GB/s
Latency 67.1
60% 67.1 ns
Poor: 35%
This bench: 80.4%
Great: 77%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical P9X79 Builds (Compare 2,450 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 50%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asus P9X79 - $300

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 52% - Above average Total price: $1,185
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