Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing GPU, SSD
Gaming 0%
Desktop 0%
Workstation 0%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (64th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 36 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 71.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load times.
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 VersionAlthough Windows 10 is not the most recent version of Windows, it remains a great option.
Very high background CPU (53%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
MotherboardAsus P9X79 DELUXE  (all builds)
Memory27.9 GB free of 32 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display2560 x 1600 - 32 Bit colors, 2560 x 1600 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20120524
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 09 '22 at 01:31
Run Duration146 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 53%

 PC Performing above expectations (64th percentile)

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

Processor BenchNormalHeavyServer
Intel Core i7-3820
LGA2011, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
71.6% Very good
Memory 83.1
1-Core 92
2-Core 186
70% 120 Pts
4-Core 325
8-Core 479
50% 402 Pts
64-Core 452
28% 452 Pts
Poor: 56%
This bench: 71.6%
Great: 80%
Graphics Card Bench3D DX93D DX103D DX11
Nvidia GeForce GTX 690 (SLI Disabled)
EVGA(3842 2690) 2GB
CLim: 1202 MHz, MLim: 1502 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 456.71
Relative performance n/a - atypical extreme
Poor: 28% Great: 47%
Drives BenchSequentialRandom 4kDeep queue 4k
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 500GB-$20
414GB free (System drive)
Firmware: KC48
SusWrite @10s intervals: 40 58 32 37 38 35 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
15.9% Very poor
Read 15.5
Write 40.5
Mixed 28.2
SusWrite 39.7
23% 31 MB/s
4K Read 0.3
4K Write 0.8
4K Mixed 0.3
61% 0.47 MB/s
Poor: 27%
This bench: 15.9%
Great: 88%
WD Blue 250GB (2010)-$23
160GB free
Firmware: 19.01H19
SusWrite @10s intervals: 99 102 94 99 97 96 MB/s
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
58.3% Above average
Read 105
Write 93
Mixed 64.5
SusWrite 97.9
66% 90.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.7
140% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 21%
This bench: 58.3%
Great: 70%
WD Black 1TB (2010)-$58
908GB free
Firmware: 05.01D05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 127 128 126 127 127 128 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
76.3% Very good
Read 139
Write 114
Mixed 85
SusWrite 127
86% 116 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.9
189% 1.4 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 76.3%
Great: 76%
Memory Kit BenchMulti coreSingle coreLatency
Kingston 9905458-032.A00LF 4x8GB
4 of 8 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
82.7% Excellent
MC Read 31.7
MC Write 33.9
MC Mixed 30.6
92% 32.1 GB/s
SC Read 14.3
SC Write 13.7
SC Mixed 13
39% 13.7 GB/s
Latency 75.1
53% 75.1 ns
Poor: 48%
This bench: 82.7%
Great: 84%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical P9X79 DELUXE Builds (Compare 622 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings
Gaming 40%
Jet ski
Desktop 79%
Workstation 35%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Asus P9X79 DELUXE - $500

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 62% - Good Total price: $1,060
Why does UserBenchmark have a bad reputation on reddit?
Marketers operate thousands of reddit accounts. Our benchmarks expose their spiel so they attack our reputation.
Why don’t PC brands endorse UserBenchmark?
Brands make boatloads on flagships like the 4090 and 14900KS. We help users get similar real-world performance for less money.
Why don’t youtubers promote UserBenchmark?
We don't pay youtubers, so they don't praise us. Moreover, our data obstructs youtubers who promote overpriced or inferior products.
Why does UserBenchmark have negative trustpilot reviews?
The 200+ trustpilot reviews are mostly written by virgin marketing accounts. Real users don't give a monkey's about big brands.
Why is UserBenchmark popular with users?
Instead of pursuing brands for sponsorship, we've spent 13 years publishing real-world data for users.
The Best
Intel Core i5-12600K $160Nvidia RTX 4060 $290WD Black SN850X M.2 2TB $150
Intel Core i5-13600K $249Nvidia RTX 4060-Ti $388WD Black SN850X M.2 1TB $79
Intel Core i5-12400F $110Nvidia RTX 4070 $520Crucial T700 M.2 4TB $363
Today's hottest deals
If you buy something via a price link, UserBenchmark may earn a commission
About  •  User Guide  •  FAQs  •  Email  •  Privacy  •  Developer  •  YouTube Feedback