Asus X99-A

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 139%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 145%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 146%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (79th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 21 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 107%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics170% 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 Drive288% 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 X99-A  (all builds)
Memory14.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180420
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 07 '18 at 21:36
Run Duration109 Seconds
Run User BEL-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing above expectations (79th 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 i7-6950X-$1,451
SOCKET 2011, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
107% Outstanding
SC Int 99.5
SC Float 133
SC Mixed 119
94% 117 Pts
QC Int 478
QC Float 521
QC Mixed 489
112% 496 Pts
MC Int 1,492
MC Float 1,734
MC Mixed 1,615
241% 1,614 Pts
Poor: 82%
This bench: 107%
Great: 116%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$808
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 397.31
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
170% Outstanding
Lighting 546
Reflection 481
Parallax 575
172% 534 fps
MRender 278
Gravity 556
Splatting 308
168% 380 fps
Poor: 54%
This bench: 170%
Great: 177%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$360
715GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B6Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1706 1695 1638 1407 1427 1426 MB/s
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
288% Outstanding
Read 1,771
Write 1,342
Mixed 877
SusWrite 1,550
310% 1,385 MB/s
4K Read 47.1
4K Write 156
4K Mixed 76.9
252% 93.3 MB/s
DQ Read 1,070
DQ Write 917
DQ Mixed 987
741% 991 MB/s
Poor: 167%
This bench: 288%
Great: 355%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial Ballistix Sport DDR4 2400 C16 4x4GB-$171
4 of 8 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
123% Outstanding
MC Read 54
MC Write 49.9
MC Mixed 41.3
138% 48.4 GB/s
SC Read 14.3
SC Write 22.1
SC Mixed 21.3
55% 19.2 GB/s
Latency 58.8
68% 58.8 ns
Poor: 72%
This bench: 123%
Great: 108%
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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 2,530 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 68%
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Motherboard: Asus X99-A - $236

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 93% - Outstanding Total price: $1,096
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