Asus X99-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 69%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 83%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (73rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 27 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 96.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics65.9% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive66.2% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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 VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
MotherboardAsus X99-A  (all builds)
Memory13.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180420
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 12 '19 at 17:20
Run Duration142 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (73rd 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, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
96.6% Outstanding
SC Int 121
SC Float 118
SC Mixed 119
96% 119 Pts
QC Int 481
QC Float 467
QC Mixed 476
108% 475 Pts
MC Int 908
MC Float 975
MC Mixed 956
142% 946 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 96.6%
Great: 104%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$374
CLim: 1455 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 416.94
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
65.9% Good
Lighting 206
Reflection 181
Parallax 199
63% 195 fps
MRender 154
Gravity 193
Splatting 124
68% 157 fps
Poor: 51%
This bench: 65.9%
Great: 71%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow V300 240GB-$70
169GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 600ABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 115 137 130 138 119 121 MB/s
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
66.2% Good
Read 298
Write 213
Mixed 245
SusWrite 127
49% 221 MB/s
4K Read 21.8
4K Write 87.7
4K Mixed 34.5
124% 48 MB/s
DQ Read 167
DQ Write 202
DQ Mixed 136
116% 168 MB/s
Poor: 38%
This bench: 66.2%
Great: 83%
Samsung 850 Pro 512GB-$200
453GB free
Firmware: EXM04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 435 424 425 446 460 411 MB/s
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
110% Outstanding
Read 493
Write 464
Mixed 389
SusWrite 433
100% 445 MB/s
4K Read 33.8
4K Write 94.8
4K Mixed 41.6
155% 56.7 MB/s
DQ Read 383
DQ Write 329
DQ Mixed 311
245% 341 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 110%
Great: 126%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$50
2TB free
Firmware: CC25
SusWrite @10s intervals: 162 166 159 165 165 165 MB/s
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Read 191
Write 151
Mixed 81
SusWrite 164
107% 147 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.8
144% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 102%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Micron 8ATF51264AZ-2G1A1 4x4GB
4 of 8 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
101% Outstanding
MC Read 39.4
MC Write 40.3
MC Mixed 35.4
110% 38.4 GB/s
SC Read 15.9
SC Write 22.7
SC Mixed 21.4
57% 20 GB/s
Latency 63
64% 63 ns
Poor: 68%
This bench: 101%
Great: 102%
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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 2,808 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus X99-A - $236

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 82% - Excellent Total price: $1,262
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