Asus P9X79 LE

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 30%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 25%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (49th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 51 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 very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 72.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics33.1% 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 Drive47.2% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (14%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsus P9X79 LE  (all builds)
Memory10.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit farger
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20131004
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateMay 13 '21 at 10:45
Run Duration125 Seconds
Run User NOR-User
Background CPU 14%

 PC Performing as expected (49th 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 as expected (54th percentile)
72.6% Very good
Memory 87.3
1-Core 96.2
2-Core 182
73% 122 Pts
4-Core 326
8-Core 384
47% 355 Pts
64-Core 394
26% 394 Pts
Poor: 64%
This bench: 72.6%
Great: 82%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 960-$198
CLim: 1455 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 456.71
Performing below potential (49th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
33.1% Below average
Lighting 42.1
Reflection 45.1
Parallax 40
34% 42.4 fps
MRender 36.2
Gravity 40.5
Splatting 34.6
32% 37.1 fps
Poor: 31%
This bench: 33.1%
Great: 36%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow V300 120GB-$69
20GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 505ABBF1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 101 85 82 67 76 78 MB/s
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
47.2% Average
Read 231
Write 147
Mixed 152
SusWrite 81.6
34% 153 MB/s
4K Read 16
4K Write 49.7
4K Mixed 26.4
84% 30.7 MB/s
DQ Read 168
DQ Write 123
DQ Mixed 94.7
84% 129 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 47.2%
Great: 74%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$35
132GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 88 93 89 93 93 93 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
66.9% Good
Read 141
Write 140
Mixed 85.6
SusWrite 91.4
84% 114 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.8
4K Mixed 1.1
207% 1.57 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 66.9%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 1600 C9 4x4GB
4 of 8 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
78% Very good
MC Read 28.7
MC Write 32.5
MC Mixed 28.6
86% 29.9 GB/s
SC Read 14.3
SC Write 13.2
SC Mixed 12.5
38% 13.3 GB/s
Latency 70.2
57% 70.2 ns
Poor: 40%
This bench: 78%
Great: 82%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical P9X79 LE Builds (Compare 1,468 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 50%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asus P9X79 LE - $434

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 54% - Above average Total price: $1,321
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