Asus P9X79 PRO

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (82nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 18 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 85.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics62.8% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive109% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum 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.
MotherboardAsus P9X79 PRO  (all builds)
Memory13.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.9 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140507
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 14 '19 at 13:08
Run Duration135 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU10%

 PC Performing above expectations (82nd 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, 6 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 4.65 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
85.1% Excellent
1-Core 117
2-Core 246
85% 182 Pts
4-Core 496
8-Core 732
79% 614 Pts
64-Core 733
49% 733 Pts
Poor: 55%
This bench: 85.1%
Great: 81%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 590-$180
CLim: 1545 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 19.6.1
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
62.8% Good
Lighting 232
Reflection 201
Parallax 340
61% 258 fps
MRender 157
Gravity 232
Splatting 146
63% 179 fps
Poor: 58%
This bench: 62.8%
Great: 68%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$60
145GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 328 310 310 308 303 302 MB/s
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
109% Outstanding
Read 460
Write 460
Mixed 436
SusWrite 310
94% 416 MB/s
4K Read 38.2
4K Write 92.2
4K Mixed 55.9
178% 62.1 MB/s
DQ Read 354
DQ Write 343
DQ Mixed 308
243% 335 MB/s
Poor: 76%
This bench: 109%
Great: 130%
Sandisk SD8SB8U512G1002 512GB
477GB free
Firmware: X4131002
SusWrite @10s intervals: 445 288 285 271 271 269 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Read 471
Write 428
Mixed 357
SusWrite 305
88% 390 MB/s
4K Read 34.1
4K Write 98.3
4K Mixed 47.1
164% 59.8 MB/s
DQ Read 322
DQ Write 254
DQ Mixed 202
174% 259 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 101%
Great: 101%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LP DDR3 1866 C9 4x4GB
4 of 8 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1866 MHz
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
122% Outstanding
MC Read 50.4
MC Write 50.2
MC Mixed 43.3
137% 48 GB/s
SC Read 18.2
SC Write 17.1
SC Mixed 16
49% 17.1 GB/s
Latency 53.3
75% 53.3 ns
Poor: 44%
This bench: 122%
Great: 108%
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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 3,837 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 50%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 64%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Asus P9X79 PRO - $374

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 41% - Average Total price: $1,270
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