Asus X99-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 71%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 81%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (76th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 24 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 97.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics68.5% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive81% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum 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.
MotherboardAsus X99-A  (all builds)
Memory12.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180420
Uptime8.6 Days
Run DateAug 07 '18 at 03:00
Run Duration160 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing above expectations (76th 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 i7-5820K-$391
SOCKET 2011, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
97.4% Outstanding
SC Int 121
SC Float 120
SC Mixed 121
97% 121 Pts
QC Int 472
QC Float 461
QC Mixed 484
107% 472 Pts
MC Int 889
MC Float 939
MC Mixed 924
137% 917 Pts
Poor: 68%
This bench: 97.4%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 480-$280
CLim: 1303 MHz, MLim: 1750 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 18.7.1
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
68.5% Good
Lighting 207
Reflection 175
Parallax 268
71% 217 fps
MRender 139
Gravity 195
Splatting 126
67% 153 fps
Poor: 49%
This bench: 68.5%
Great: 71%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Corsair Force GT 240GB-$199
54GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.3.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 149 132 117 114 109 104 MB/s
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
81% Excellent
Read 380
Write 232
Mixed 279
SusWrite 121
56% 253 MB/s
4K Read 33
4K Write 97.3
4K Mixed 41.8
155% 57.4 MB/s
DQ Read 290
DQ Write 190
DQ Mixed 230
174% 237 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 81%
Great: 90%
Samsung 840 Evo 500GB-$296
57GB free
Firmware: EXT0BB0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 410 406 333 184 113 92 MB/s
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
112% Outstanding
Read 502
Write 481
Mixed 407
SusWrite 257
92% 412 MB/s
4K Read 44.2
4K Write 101
4K Mixed 57
194% 67.4 MB/s
DQ Read 381
DQ Write 332
DQ Mixed 250
216% 321 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 112%
Great: 125%
Kingston SHSS37A480G 480GB
286GB free
Firmware: SAFM02.H
SusWrite @10s intervals: 410 421 437 460 469 473 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
107% Outstanding
Read 497
Write 474
Mixed 350
SusWrite 445
99% 442 MB/s
4K Read 29.9
4K Write 95.2
4K Mixed 39.1
146% 54.7 MB/s
DQ Read 330
DQ Write 345
DQ Mixed 176
177% 284 MB/s
Poor: 67%
This bench: 107%
Great: 111%
Seagate Desktop SSHD 2TB-$90
1TB free
Firmware: CC41
SusWrite @10s intervals: 187 189 186 189 189 189 MB/s
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
77.6% Very good
Read 81
Write 108
Mixed 28.3
SusWrite 188
73% 101 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 5.1
4K Mixed 1.9
360% 2.77 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 77.6%
Great: 111%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial Ballistix Sport DDR4 2400 C16 4x4GB-$171
4 of 8 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
105% Outstanding
MC Read 40.6
MC Write 41.4
MC Mixed 37.7
114% 39.9 GB/s
SC Read 15.6
SC Write 22.6
SC Mixed 22.2
58% 20.1 GB/s
Latency 58.8
68% 58.8 ns
Poor: 72%
This bench: 105%
Great: 112%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical X99-A Builds (Compare 2,594 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 77%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 68%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus X99-A - $236

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $1,278
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