Asus X99-A/USB 3.1

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 29%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (65th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 35 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 69.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics22.5% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive113% 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/USB 3.1  (all builds)
Memory13.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1280 x 1024 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180419
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 02 '19 at 04:48
Run Duration165 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU6%

 PC Performing above expectations (65th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-5820K-$303
SOCKET 2011, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
69.1% Good
1-Core 98.6
2-Core 198
70% 148 Pts
4-Core 394
8-Core 611
64% 503 Pts
64-Core 790
53% 790 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 69.1%
Great: 91%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 660-$170
EVGA(3842 2662) 2GB
CLim: 1280 MHz, MLim: 1502 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
22.5% Poor
Lighting 78
Reflection 63.4
Parallax 105
21% 82.1 fps
MRender 71
Gravity 91.3
Splatting 60.2
24% 74.2 fps
Poor: 20%
This bench: 22.5%
Great: 23%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung PM871b M.2 2280 512GB
446GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MVT23D0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 424 407 424 428 426 427 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
113% Outstanding
Read 453
Write 444
Mixed 385
SusWrite 422
96% 426 MB/s
4K Read 35.1
4K Write 89.2
4K Mixed 52.8
168% 59 MB/s
DQ Read 381
DQ Write 337
DQ Mixed 357
268% 358 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 113%
Great: 114%
Seagate ST2000VX004-1RU164 2TB
1TB free
Firmware: CV26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 183 181 182 185 184 184 MB/s
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
105% Outstanding
Read 182
Write 171
Mixed 84.2
SusWrite 183
113% 155 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.9
159% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 88%
This bench: 105%
Great: 109%
Seagate Desktop HDD 4TB (2013)-$75
3.5TB free
Firmware: CC54
SusWrite @10s intervals: 162 169 169 172 171 168 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
99.6% Outstanding
Read 179
Write 147
Mixed 78.7
SusWrite 168
105% 143 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.7
130% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 99.6%
Great: 98%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$40
463GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 146 145 146 148 147 148 MB/s
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
87.5% Excellent
Read 158
Write 159
Mixed 99.5
SusWrite 147
104% 141 MB/s
4K Read 1.5
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 1.3
257% 1.83 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 87.5%
Great: 107%
WD Green 2TB (2011)-$69
1.5TB free
Firmware: 51.0AB51
SusWrite @10s intervals: 107 104 106 108 108 107 MB/s
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
59.2% Above average
Read 99.5
Write 96.5
Mixed 87.8
SusWrite 107
72% 97.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.7
148% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 59.2%
Great: 67%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMR16GX4M2Z3200C16 2x8GB
2 of 8 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2666 MHz clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
70.8% Very good
MC Read 33.5
MC Write 20.9
MC Mixed 22.3
73% 25.6 GB/s
SC Read 14.7
SC Write 19.2
SC Mixed 19.1
50% 17.7 GB/s
Latency 62.1
64% 62.1 ns
Poor: 56%
This bench: 70.8%
Great: 109%
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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/USB 3.1 Builds (Compare 3,243 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 91%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 64%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Asus X99-A/USB 3.1

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 51% - Above average Total price: $937
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