Asus X99-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 85%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 99%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 87%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (72nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 28 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 87.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics83.4% 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 Drive164% 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)
Memory11.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.9 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150206
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 11 '18 at 13:57
Run Duration147 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (72nd 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 i7-5930K-$599
SOCKET 2011, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 2.85 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
87.9% Excellent
SC Int 110
SC Float 112
SC Mixed 110
89% 111 Pts
QC Int 420
QC Float 407
QC Mixed 431
95% 419 Pts
MC Int 832
MC Float 887
MC Mixed 878
130% 866 Pts
Poor: 72%
This bench: 87.9%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$195
EVGA(3842 4975) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1531 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
83.4% Excellent
Lighting 400
Reflection 184
Parallax 207
102% 264 fps
MRender 155
Gravity 196
Splatting 131
70% 161 fps
Poor: 54%
This bench: 83.4%
Great: 72%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel 750 Series NVMe PCIe 400GB-$579
200GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 8EV10135 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 977 955 962 969 902 835 MB/s
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
164% Outstanding
Read 669
Write 990
Mixed 592
SusWrite 933
180% 796 MB/s
4K Read 36
4K Write 135
4K Mixed 51.5
192% 74.3 MB/s
DQ Read 547
DQ Write 407
DQ Mixed 483
360% 479 MB/s
Poor: 122%
This bench: 164%
Great: 227%
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$120
218GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 473 465 464 475 472 462 MB/s
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
119% Outstanding
Read 482
Write 466
Mixed 391
SusWrite 469
102% 452 MB/s
4K Read 41.2
4K Write 90.2
4K Mixed 53.1
178% 61.5 MB/s
DQ Read 381
DQ Write 336
DQ Mixed 355
267% 357 MB/s
Poor: 78%
This bench: 119%
Great: 133%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 3TB-$70
2.5TB free
Firmware: CC25
SusWrite @10s intervals: 196 198 195 198 197 198 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
111% Outstanding
Read 192
Write 153
Mixed 87.8
SusWrite 197
115% 157 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.8
150% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 111%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 4x4GB-$181
4 of 8 slots used
16GB DIMM 2933 MHz clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
111% Outstanding
MC Read 44
MC Write 42.3
MC Mixed 41.9
122% 42.7 GB/s
SC Read 17.2
SC Write 20.5
SC Mixed 23.2
58% 20.3 GB/s
Latency 58.1
69% 58.1 ns
Poor: 71%
This bench: 111%
Great: 119%
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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 2,211 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 64%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus X99-A - $236

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 94% - Outstanding Total price: $1,092
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CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-8700K $370Nvidia GTX 1070 $358Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $78
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $155Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $230Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $120
Intel Core i7-7700K $355AMD RX 480 $280Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $163
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $147SanDisk Extreme 64GB $42
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $80G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $869SanDisk Extreme 32GB $30
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016) $60Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $145SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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