Asus PRIME X299-A

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming 138%
Desktop 142%
Workstation 166%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (35th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 65 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle intensive workstation, and even full-fledged server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 118%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics163% 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 Drive257% 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.
Memory64GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 64GB 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus PRIME X299-A  (all builds)
Memory60.2 GB free of 64 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170711
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 14 '18 at 05:39
Run Duration83 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing below expectations (35th 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 i9-7980XE-$1,690
LGA 2066 R4, 1 CPU, 18 cores, 36 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 3.05 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
118% Outstanding
SC Int 117
SC Float 123
SC Mixed 120
96% 120 Pts
QC Int 446
QC Float 481
QC Mixed 472
106% 466 Pts
MC Int 2,366
MC Float 2,714
MC Mixed 2,582
382% 2,554 Pts
Poor: 102%
This bench: 118%
Great: 144%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia Titan Xp
Nvidia(10DE 123E) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2852 MHz, Ram: 12GB, Driver: 391.1
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
163% Outstanding
Lighting 490
Reflection 442
Parallax 573
161% 502 fps
MRender 259
Gravity 564
Splatting 290
165% 371 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 163%
Great: 184%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$304
394GB free
Firmware: 2B6QCXP7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
257% Outstanding
Read 1,758
Write 1,663
Mixed 1,598
374% 1,673 MB/s
4K Read 38.4
4K Write 130
4K Mixed 60.5
205% 76.3 MB/s
DQ Read 464
DQ Write 509
DQ Mixed 8.45
138% 327 MB/s
Poor: 190%
This bench: 257%
Great: 322%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws 4 DDR4 2800 C15 8x8GB
8 of 8 slots used
64GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (4th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
93.5% Outstanding
MC Read 31.9
MC Write 48.6
MC Mixed 33.6
109% 38 GB/s
SC Read 6.1
SC Write 16.6
SC Mixed 8.5
30% 10.4 GB/s
Latency 103
39% 103 ns
Poor: 100%
This bench: 93.5%
Great: 134%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME X299-A Builds (Compare 887 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 131%
Desktop 131%
Workstation 131%

Motherboard: Asus PRIME X299-A

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 110% - Outstanding Total price: $1,457
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