Asus P9X79 PRO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 68%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (47th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 53 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 79.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics78.9% 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 Drive52.9% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
17 months ago, 17 months ago.
MotherboardAsus P9X79 PRO  (all builds)
Memory26.1 GB free of 32 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140725
Uptime12.1 Days
Run DateMay 04 '20 at 20:41
Run Duration145 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing as expected (47th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-3960X
LGA2011, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
79.7% Very good
Memory 91
1-Core 84.1
2-Core 196
73% 124 Pts
4-Core 370
8-Core 538
58% 454 Pts
64-Core 679
46% 679 Pts
Poor: 69%
This bench: 79.7%
Great: 90%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980-Ti-$560
CLim: 1493 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 445.75
Performing below potential (43rd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
78.9% Very good
Lighting 101
Reflection 108
Parallax 107
81% 105 fps
MRender 92.2
Gravity 94.6
Splatting 89.2
76% 92 fps
Poor: 71%
This bench: 78.9%
Great: 89%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Pro 256GB-$209
125GB free (System drive)
Firmware: DXM05B0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 163 164 162 166 164 165 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
52.9% Above average
Read 333
Write 152
Mixed 191
SusWrite 164
47% 210 MB/s
4K Read 19.7
4K Write 27
4K Mixed 21.8
72% 22.8 MB/s
DQ Read 205
DQ Write 116
DQ Mixed 114
97% 145 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 52.9%
Great: 116%
PNY CS1311 240GB-$78
124GB free
Firmware: CS131122
SusWrite @10s intervals: 239 192 147 176 175 176 MB/s
Performing below potential (5th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
51.6% Above average
Read 238
Write 237
Mixed 217
SusWrite 184
49% 219 MB/s
4K Read 18
4K Write 30.1
4K Mixed 20.9
70% 23 MB/s
DQ Read 210
DQ Write 196
DQ Mixed 148
126% 185 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 51.6%
Great: 96%
WD Green 3TB (2011)-$93
2TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 115 117 114 120 118 117 MB/s
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
71.5% Very good
Read 132
Write 113
Mixed 62.3
SusWrite 117
78% 106 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.8
154% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 71.5%
Great: 84%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 186C0 V3 Series 4x8GB
4 of 8 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
98.1% Outstanding
MC Read 40.4
MC Write 39.3
MC Mixed 36.1
110% 38.6 GB/s
SC Read 15.9
SC Write 13.9
SC Mixed 11.8
40% 13.9 GB/s
Latency 65.8
61% 65.8 ns
Poor: 46%
This bench: 98.1%
Great: 98%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical P9X79 PRO Builds (Compare 2,489 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 61%
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Desktop
Desktop 79%
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Workstation
Workstation 50%
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Motherboard: Asus P9X79 PRO - $374

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 52% - Above average Total price: $1,244
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