Asus X99-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 103%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 125%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 109%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (59th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 41 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 98.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics98.7% 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 Drive232% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (11%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus X99-A  (all builds)
Memory26.9 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170113
Uptime0.8 Days
Run DateMar 21 '17 at 04:03
Run Duration150 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 11%

 PC Performing as expected (59th 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 i7-5930K-$575
SOCKET 2011, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.25 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
98.8% Outstanding
SC Int 127
SC Float 129
SC Mixed 125
102% 127 Pts
QC Int 476
QC Float 493
QC Mixed 478
109% 482 Pts
MC Int 958
MC Float 999
MC Mixed 1006
148% 988 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 98.8%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$400
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 378.78
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
98.7% Outstanding
Lighting 310
Reflection 293
Parallax 308
96% 304 fps
MRender 203
Gravity 280
Splatting 226
101% 236 fps
Poor: 86%
This bench: 98.7%
Great: 111%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 950 NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$350
425GB free
Firmware: 2B0Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
232% Outstanding
Read 2,278
Write 1,391
Mixed 1,477
379% 1,715 MB/s
4K Read 35.2
4K Write 134
4K Mixed 29.5
162% 66.2 MB/s
DQ Read 40.5
DQ Write 328
DQ Mixed 28.2
68% 132 MB/s
Poor: 155%
This bench: 232%
Great: 274%
WD WD30EZRS-00J99B0 3TB
1.5TB free
Firmware: 05.0GG.1 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
49.1% Average
Read 110
Write 61.1
Mixed 80
63% 83.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.73
4K Write 1.43
4K Mixed 0.22
82% 0.8 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 49.1%
Great: 71%
Seagate ST3320418AS 320GB-$25
298GB free
Firmware: CC46 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
56.8% Above average
Read 103
Write 94.5
Mixed 86.1
71% 94.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.69
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.62
131% 1.04 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 56.8%
Great: 58%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS8G4D240FSA.M16FA 4x8GB
4 of 8 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
109% Outstanding
MC Read 42.1
MC Write 43.1
MC Mixed 40.5
120% 41.9 GB/s
SC Read 16.2
SC Write 23.6
SC Mixed 22.4
59% 20.7 GB/s
Latency 65.7
61% 65.7 ns
Poor: 74%
This bench: 109%
Great: 121%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming 64%
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Desktop
Desktop 75%
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Workstation
Workstation 69%
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Motherboard: Asus X99-A - $240

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $1,083
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