Asus PRIME X299-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 44%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 41%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (48th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 52 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 81.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics50.8% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive76.8% 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus PRIME X299-A  (all builds)
Memory12.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit färger
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20181102
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 11 '19 at 18:33
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User SWE-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing as expected (48th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-7800X-$440
LGA 2066 R4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.95 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
81.3% Excellent
Memory 76
1-Core 123
2-Core 225
81% 142 Pts
4-Core 465
8-Core 771
78% 618 Pts
64-Core 954
64% 954 Pts
Poor: 69%
This bench: 81.3%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$380
CLim: 1455 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 430.64
Performing below potential (52nd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
50.8% Above average
Lighting 191
Reflection 171
Parallax 185
50% 183 fps
MRender 147
Gravity 182
Splatting 122
51% 150 fps
Poor: 44%
This bench: 50.8%
Great: 56%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow V300 240GB-$69
65GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 60AABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 162 137 192 179 186 183 MB/s
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
76.8% Very good
Read 351
Write 258
Mixed 274
SusWrite 173
59% 264 MB/s
4K Read 27.3
4K Write 101
4K Mixed 31.6
135% 53.4 MB/s
DQ Read 263
DQ Write 243
DQ Mixed 225
177% 244 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 76.8%
Great: 83%
WD WD1001FAES-60Z2A0 1TB
320GB free
Firmware: 06.01D06
SusWrite @10s intervals: 95 94 94 95 95 95 MB/s
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
56.8% Above average
Read 103
Write 98.8
Mixed 85
SusWrite 94.5
71% 95.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.8
162% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 22%
This bench: 56.8%
Great: 74%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury 2666 C16 2x8GB-$81
2 of 8 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing below potential (3rd percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
48.2% Average
MC Read 14.9
MC Write 23.2
MC Mixed 13.5
49% 17.2 GB/s
SC Read 7.6
SC Write 20.7
SC Mixed 9.9
36% 12.7 GB/s
Latency 88.3
45% 88.3 ns
Poor: 61%
This bench: 48.2%
Great: 97%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME X299-A Builds (Compare 648 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 104%
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Desktop
Desktop 86%
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Workstation
Workstation 96%
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Motherboard: Asus PRIME X299-A

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 49% - Average Total price: $1,347
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