Asus ROG STRIX X99 GAMING

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 115%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 107%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 99%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (41st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 59 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 105%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics131% 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 Drive166% 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.
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 ROG STRIX X99 GAMING  (all builds)
Memory12.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors, 3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170331
Uptime0.3 Days
Run DateNov 14 '17 at 22:10
Run Duration136 Seconds
Run User ISR-User
Background CPU6%

 PC Performing as expected (41st 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 i7-6850K-$440
SOCKET 2011, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.85 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
105% Outstanding
SC Int 125
SC Float 121
SC Mixed 121
98% 122 Pts
QC Int 497
QC Float 552
QC Mixed 533
119% 527 Pts
MC Int 950
MC Float 1097
MC Mixed 1,023
153% 1,023 Pts
Poor: 79%
This bench: 105%
Great: 108%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$490
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
131% Outstanding
Lighting 479
Reflection 387
Parallax 408
140% 425 fps
MRender 236
Gravity 374
Splatting 247
124% 286 fps
Poor: 87%
This bench: 131%
Great: 141%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Pro 256GB-$162
47GB free
Firmware: EXM01B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Read 514
Write 490
Mixed 510
113% 505 MB/s
4K Read 29.7
4K Write 88.8
4K Mixed 41.7
145% 53.4 MB/s
DQ Read 30.8
DQ Write 263
DQ Mixed 128
105% 141 MB/s
Poor: 77%
This bench: 102%
Great: 124%
Samsung 950 NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$550
29GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B0QBXX7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
166% Outstanding
Read 1,986
Write 304
Mixed 924
232% 1,071 MB/s
4K Read 39.1
4K Write 120
4K Mixed 46.4
182% 68.6 MB/s
DQ Read 409
DQ Write 150
DQ Mixed 131
136% 230 MB/s
Poor: 142%
This bench: 166%
Great: 273%
Samsung 840 Evo 120GB-$138
8GB free
Firmware: EXT0BB0Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
73.8% Very good
Read 479
Write 267
Mixed 322
79% 356 MB/s
4K Read 35.9
4K Write 64
4K Mixed 20.5
114% 40.1 MB/s
DQ Read 37.8
DQ Write 174
DQ Mixed 55.7
58% 89.3 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 73.8%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX 2400 C15 2x8GB
2 of 8 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing below potential (28th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
72.5% Very good
MC Read 31.5
MC Write 24.4
MC Mixed 22.4
75% 26.1 GB/s
SC Read 14
SC Write 22.6
SC Mixed 18.8
53% 18.5 GB/s
Latency 60.7
66% 60.7 ns
Poor: 45%
This bench: 72.5%
Great: 89%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical STRIX X99 GAMING Builds (Compare 3,084 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 111%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 109%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 95%
Nuclear submarine

Motherboard: Asus ROG STRIX X99 GAMING - $307

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 95% - Outstanding Total price: $1,747
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