Asus X99-A

Performance Results

Gaming 73%
Desktop 77%
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (56th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 44 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 79.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics75.6% 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 Drive87.6% 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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 8 years and 8 months old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
Run History
MotherboardAsus X99-A  (all builds)
Memory13.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20170331
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 14 '18 at 03:59
Run Duration108 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing as expected (56th 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
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
79.1% Very good
SC Int 105
SC Float 108
SC Mixed 107
85% 106 Pts
QC Int 402
QC Float 379
QC Mixed 372
87% 384 Pts
MC Int 760
MC Float 808
MC Mixed 802
118% 790 Pts
Poor: 71%
This bench: 79.1%
Great: 105%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980-$500
Asus(1043 8518) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1443 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 391.1
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
75.6% Very good
Lighting 240
Reflection 214
Parallax 238
74% 231 fps
MRender 166
Gravity 218
Splatting 148
77% 178 fps
Poor: 57%
This bench: 75.6%
Great: 89%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate Nytro Client 141 ZA256CM10002 256GB
44GB free
Firmware: ST0S1021 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
87.6% Excellent
Read 519
Write 500
Mixed 422
107% 480 MB/s
4K Read 28.4
4K Write 60.9
4K Mixed 12.6
91% 34 MB/s
DQ Read 249
DQ Write 206
DQ Mixed 55.2
88% 170 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 87.6%
Great: 95%
WD Black 3TB (2013)-$151
1.5TB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
79.8% Very good
Read 150
Write 128
Mixed 118
99% 132 MB/s
4K Read 0.54
4K Write 3.02
4K Mixed 0.19
100% 1.25 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 79.8%
Great: 99%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2666 C16 4x4GB-$215
4 of 8 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
101% Outstanding
MC Read 39.7
MC Write 40.6
MC Mixed 36
111% 38.8 GB/s
SC Read 14.4
SC Write 19.3
SC Mixed 21
52% 18.2 GB/s
Latency 65
62% 65 ns
Poor: 69%
This bench: 101%
Great: 113%
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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 2,072 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 63%
Desktop 76%
Workstation 68%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus X99-A - $236

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 75% - Very good Total price: $1,362
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