Asus X99-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 96%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 98%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 91%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (56th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 44 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 110%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics93.4% 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 Drive92.1% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus X99-A  (all builds)
Memory12.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit farger, 2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit farger
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170810
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 13 '19 at 02:12
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User NOR-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing as expected (56th 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 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
110% Outstanding
SC Int 139
SC Float 134
SC Mixed 138
110% 137 Pts
QC Int 519
QC Float 543
QC Mixed 546
122% 536 Pts
MC Int 1,032
MC Float 1,093
MC Mixed 1,056
159% 1,060 Pts
Poor: 69%
This bench: 110%
Great: 104%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980-$500
CLim: 1531 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 417.35
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
93.4% Outstanding
Lighting 436
Reflection 224
Parallax 248
114% 303 fps
MRender 166
Gravity 222
Splatting 156
78% 182 fps
Poor: 56%
This bench: 93.4%
Great: 85%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Evo 500GB-$130
354GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXT0BB6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 414 321 324 339 347 317 MB/s
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
92.1% Outstanding
Read 391
Write 460
Mixed 302
SusWrite 344
84% 374 MB/s
4K Read 33.6
4K Write 83.8
4K Mixed 40.1
147% 52.5 MB/s
DQ Read 330
DQ Write 130
DQ Mixed 163
138% 208 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 92.1%
Great: 126%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC29
SusWrite @10s intervals: 97 97 96 97 97 98 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
71.1% Very good
Read 151
Write 122
Mixed 83
SusWrite 96.9
83% 113 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.8
148% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 71.1%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR4 2800 C14 4x4GB
4 of 8 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (37th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
92% Outstanding
MC Read 36.1
MC Write 33.9
MC Mixed 33.7
99% 34.6 GB/s
SC Read 14.3
SC Write 25.7
SC Mixed 19.6
57% 19.9 GB/s
Latency 64
62% 64 ns
Poor: 71%
This bench: 92%
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 2,820 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: 81% - Excellent Total price: $1,282
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