Asrock X299 Taichi XE

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 151%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 165%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 185%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (81st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 19 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 145%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics170% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive140% 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsrock X299 Taichi XE  (all builds)
Memory26.8 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1081 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170926
Uptime0.8 Days
Run DateJul 12 '18 at 11:22
Run Duration230 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing above expectations (81st 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 i9-7960X-$1,363
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 16 cores, 32 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 4.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
145% Outstanding
SC Int 145
SC Float 154
SC Mixed 149
120% 149 Pts
QC Int 579
QC Float 609
QC Mixed 594
135% 594 Pts
MC Int 2,991
MC Float 3,232
MC Mixed 3,060
463% 3,095 Pts
Poor: 107%
This bench: 145%
Great: 145%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$710
CLim: 2113 MHz, MLim: 3002 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 398.11
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
170% Outstanding
Lighting 521
Reflection 475
Parallax 499
159% 498 fps
MRender 294
Gravity 593
Splatting 323
179% 403 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 170%
Great: 177%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel 600p Series NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$155
406GB free (System drive)
Firmware: PSF121C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 568 569 444 218 120 119 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
140% Outstanding
Read 905
Write 548
Mixed 641
SusWrite 340
136% 608 MB/s
4K Read 34.4
4K Write 138
4K Mixed 53.2
193% 75 MB/s
DQ Read 508
DQ Write 529
DQ Mixed 447
356% 495 MB/s
Poor: 94%
This bench: 140%
Great: 143%
OCZ INTREPID 3700 240GB
179GB free
Firmware: 1.5.0.7
SusWrite @10s intervals: 208 208 210 207 208 206 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
84.2% Excellent
Read 286
Write 208
Mixed 208
SusWrite 208
51% 227 MB/s
4K Read 36.1
4K Write 114
4K Mixed 34.9
160% 61.6 MB/s
DQ Read 336
DQ Write 215
DQ Mixed 230
184% 260 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 84.2%
Great: 88%
Crucial MX300 525GB-$111
144GB free
Firmware: M0CR031
SusWrite @10s intervals: 346 343 331 243 244 243 MB/s
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
78.3% Very good
Read 369
Write 348
Mixed 317
SusWrite 291
75% 331 MB/s
4K Read 24.8
4K Write 65.2
4K Mixed 34.5
116% 41.5 MB/s
DQ Read 236
DQ Write 189
DQ Mixed 211
158% 212 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 78.3%
Great: 99%
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$139
141GB free
Firmware: 3B7Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1637 1270 1267 1269 1265 1263 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
303% Outstanding
Read 2,583
Write 2,147
Mixed 1,190
SusWrite 1,329
404% 1,812 MB/s
4K Read 57.7
4K Write 164
4K Mixed 68.4
262% 96.8 MB/s
DQ Read 1,017
DQ Write 734
DQ Mixed 756
598% 836 MB/s
Poor: 154%
This bench: 303%
Great: 256%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 4x8GB
4 of 8 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3206 MHz
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
116% Outstanding
MC Read 43.8
MC Write 58.5
MC Mixed 36.8
132% 46.4 GB/s
SC Read 7.5
SC Write 28.1
SC Mixed 11
44% 15.5 GB/s
Latency 72.9
55% 72.9 ns
Poor: 39%
This bench: 116%
Great: 118%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical X299 Taichi XE Builds (Compare 153 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 129%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 127%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 127%
UFO

Motherboard: Asrock X299 Taichi XE

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 114% - Outstanding Total price: $1,317
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