Asus SABERTOOTH X79

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 64%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 77%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 52%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (71st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 29 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 76%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics86.8% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D 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 SABERTOOTH X79  (all builds)
Memory12 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20120803
Uptime25.1 Days
Run DateJun 24 '21 at 12:59
Run Duration159 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU4%
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 PC Performing above expectations (71st 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 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
76% Very good
Memory 86.1
1-Core 102
2-Core 200
76% 129 Pts
4-Core 356
8-Core 524
57% 440 Pts
64-Core 522
35% 522 Pts
Poor: 64%
This bench: 76%
Great: 82%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$400
Gigabyte(1458 3772) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 461.40
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
86.8% Excellent
Lighting 109
Reflection 116
Parallax 107
88% 111 fps
MRender 95.2
Gravity 107
Splatting 106
85% 103 fps
Poor: 72%
This bench: 86.8%
Great: 88%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$34
278GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CC4B
SusWrite @10s intervals: 105 150 90 147 127 149 MB/s
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
75.9% Very good
Read 137
Write 140
Mixed 84.9
SusWrite 128
90% 122 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.9
162% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 75.9%
Great: 114%
Seagate ST3500630AS 500GB-$102
466GB free
Firmware: 3.AAC
SusWrite @10s intervals: 75 73 75 76 76 76 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
42.7% Average
Read 73.3
Write 52.2
Mixed 52.2
SusWrite 75.2
47% 63.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.9
155% 1 MB/s
Poor: 22%
This bench: 42.7%
Great: 43%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LP DDR3 1600 2x8GB
2 of 8 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
49.2% Average
MC Read 18.8
MC Write 16.6
MC Mixed 15.8
49% 17.1 GB/s
SC Read 14.1
SC Write 14.4
SC Mixed 12.4
39% 13.6 GB/s
Latency 71.2
56% 71.2 ns
Poor: 30%
This bench: 49.2%
Great: 59%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 0: 0R 0G 0B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
0% 0% 0 8 6 60 27.9" 1280 720 BNQ7949 BenQ EL2870U
Typical SABERTOOTH X79 Builds (Compare 3,171 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 42%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 37%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH X79 - $335

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 49% - Average Total price: $1,255
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