Asus P9X79 PRO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 34%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 52%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (37th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 63 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 59.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics32% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive47.9% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus P9X79 PRO  (all builds)
Memory13.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit cores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140725
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 03 '19 at 02:43
Run Duration139 Seconds
Run User PRT-User
Background CPU10%

 PC Performing below expectations (37th 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 3.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
59.1% Above average
1-Core 84.7
2-Core 168
59% 126 Pts
4-Core 337
8-Core 552
56% 445 Pts
64-Core 644
43% 644 Pts
Poor: 55%
This bench: 59.1%
Great: 80%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 960-$198
Asus(1043 8561) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1455 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 441.8
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
32% Below average
Lighting 133
Reflection 113
Parallax 136
35% 127 fps
MRender 81.9
Gravity 117
Splatting 81
32% 93.4 fps
Poor: 31%
This bench: 32%
Great: 35%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 250GB-$199
150GB free (System drive)
Firmware: DXT06B0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 150 154 154 156 156 157 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
47.9% Average
Read 316
Write 132
Mixed 126
SusWrite 154
40% 182 MB/s
4K Read 18.9
4K Write 27.7
4K Mixed 17
65% 21.2 MB/s
DQ Read 197
DQ Write 72.4
DQ Mixed 47.4
58% 105 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 47.9%
Great: 85%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC4H
SusWrite @10s intervals: 166 170 167 170 172 166 MB/s
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
94.9% Outstanding
Read 163
Write 130
Mixed 81.2
SusWrite 168
99% 136 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.8
146% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 94.9%
Great: 114%
Kingston DataTraveler 2.0 16GB
14GB free, PID 1665
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 7.3 6.4 5.7 5.6 5.7 5.6 MB/s
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
5.51% Terrible
Read 21.5
Write 8.8
Mixed 12
SusWrite 6
14% 12.1 MB/s
4K Read 4.6
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
17% 1.53 MB/s
Poor: 3%
This bench: 5.51%
Great: 8%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance DDR3 1600 C10 2x8GB
2 of 8 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
53.9% Above average
MC Read 21.5
MC Write 18.7
MC Mixed 17.9
55% 19.4 GB/s
SC Read 14.6
SC Write 11.9
SC Mixed 11
36% 12.5 GB/s
Latency 68.7
58% 68.7 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 53.9%
Great: 62%
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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 3,830 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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HDDRAMUSB
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