Asus SABERTOOTH X79

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 58%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 60%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (27th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 73 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 62.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics62.2% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive59.7% 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.
High background CPU (27%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus SABERTOOTH X79  (all builds)
Memory27.3 GB free of 32 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140506
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 23 '18 at 12:49
Run Duration165 Seconds
Run User BEL-User
Background CPU 27%

 PC Performing below expectations (27th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i7-3930K-$600
LGA2011, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
62.8% Good
SC Int 83.1
SC Float 73.7
SC Mixed 88.8
66% 81.9 Pts
QC Int 282
QC Float 299
QC Mixed 285
65% 289 Pts
MC Int 669
MC Float 689
MC Mixed 673
102% 677 Pts
Poor: 63%
This bench: 62.8%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$330
CLim: 1455 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
62.2% Good
Lighting 190
Reflection 171
Parallax 180
58% 180 fps
MRender 150
Gravity 180
Splatting 127
66% 152 fps
Poor: 54%
This bench: 62.2%
Great: 71%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Pro 128GB-$160
12GB free (System drive)
Firmware: DXM04B0Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below potential (7th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
59.7% Above average
Read 261
Write 244
Mixed 228
55% 245 MB/s
4K Read 28.7
4K Write 55.8
4K Mixed 21.3
100% 35.2 MB/s
DQ Read 30.8
DQ Write 166
DQ Mixed 17.7
37% 71.5 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 59.7%
Great: 109%
WD VelociRaptor 1TB-$268
162GB free
Firmware: 04.06A00 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
77.7% Very good
Read 134
Write 136
Mixed 132
101% 134 MB/s
4K Read 1.54
4K Write 4.32
4K Mixed 0.46
195% 2.11 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 77.7%
Great: 115%
WD My Book Elite 1.5TB
182GB free, PID 1111
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
16% Very poor
Read 32.2
Write 27
Mixed 8.69
26% 22.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.52
4K Write 1.73
4K Mixed 0.15
66% 0.8 MB/s
Poor: 11%
This bench: 16%
Great: 20%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL RipjawsZ DDR3 1866 C9 8x4GB
8 of 8 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
95.8% Outstanding
MC Read 39.6
MC Write 38
MC Mixed 35.6
108% 37.7 GB/s
SC Read 15.4
SC Write 12.6
SC Mixed 12.8
39% 13.6 GB/s
Latency 69.1
58% 69.1 ns
Poor: 89%
This bench: 95.8%
Great: 114%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical SABERTOOTH X79 Builds (Compare 3,572 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 102%
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Desktop
Desktop 75%
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Workstation
Workstation 68%
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Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH X79 - $352

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 88% - Excellent Total price: $1,523
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HDDRAMUSB
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