Asus SABERTOOTH X79

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 82%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 75%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (39th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 61 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 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 71.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics111% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive72% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (17%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsus SABERTOOTH X79  (all builds)
Memory9.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20120410
Uptime0.9 Days
Run DateMar 16 '21 at 17:30
Run Duration157 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 17%

 PC Performing below expectations (39th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-3930K-$460
LGA2011, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.75 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
71.5% Very good
Memory 83.5
1-Core 99.3
2-Core 174
72% 119 Pts
4-Core 321
8-Core 592
57% 457 Pts
64-Core 779
52% 779 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 71.5%
Great: 87%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia Titan X Pascal-$1,438
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 12GB, Driver: 461.72
Performing below potential (5th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
111% Outstanding
Lighting 136
Reflection 143
Parallax 142
110% 140 fps
MRender 125
Gravity 141
Splatting 119
112% 129 fps
Poor: 113%
This bench: 111%
Great: 152%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Pro 512GB-$249
71GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXM04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 237 238 215 170 173 162 MB/s
Performing below potential (4th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
72% Very good
Read 259
Write 248
Mixed 240
SusWrite 199
53% 236 MB/s
4K Read 29.9
4K Write 65.2
4K Mixed 39.2
130% 44.8 MB/s
DQ Read 204
DQ Write 194
DQ Mixed 198
149% 198 MB/s
Poor: 76%
This bench: 72%
Great: 123%
Samsung 860 QVO 1TB-$110
102GB free
Firmware: RVQ02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 445 189 81 80 82 82 MB/s
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
92.5% Outstanding
Read 506
Write 473
Mixed 405
SusWrite 160
86% 386 MB/s
4K Read 31.8
4K Write 84.4
4K Mixed 43.9
149% 53.4 MB/s
DQ Read 380
DQ Write 345
DQ Mixed 361
271% 362 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 92.5%
Great: 123%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 3TB-$80
432GB free
Firmware: CC4H
SusWrite @10s intervals: 103 105 106 106 106 105 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
54.5% Above average
Read 84.6
Write 68.9
Mixed 70.8
SusWrite 105
61% 82.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 0.9
4K Mixed 0.6
112% 0.73 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 54.5%
Great: 113%
Seagate Barracuda Green 1TB-$48
920GB free
Firmware: CC32
SusWrite @10s intervals: 127 130 130 130 133 132 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
75.3% Very good
Read 130
Write 106
Mixed 29
SusWrite 130
72% 98.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 6.6
4K Mixed 0.8
240% 2.7 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 75.3%
Great: 76%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance DDR3 1600 C9 4x4GB
4 of 8 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
78.5% Very good
MC Read 33.5
MC Write 29.4
MC Mixed 27.4
86% 30.1 GB/s
SC Read 15
SC Write 14
SC Mixed 12.8
40% 13.9 GB/s
Latency 74.3
54% 74.3 ns
Poor: 36%
This bench: 78.5%
Great: 63%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical SABERTOOTH X79 Builds (Compare 3,003 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: 50% - Average Total price: $1,245
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