Asus X99-A

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
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 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 93.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Boot Drive99.5% 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)
Memory12.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150930
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 12 '19 at 19:20
Run Duration193 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-5820K-$198
SOCKET 2011, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 4.25 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
93.8% Outstanding
Memory 96
1-Core 121
2-Core 251
90% 156 Pts
4-Core 493
8-Core 774
81% 634 Pts
64-Core 990
66% 990 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 93.8%
Great: 94%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Pro 256GB-$160
179GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXM04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 303 316 321 321 321 320 MB/s
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
99.5% Outstanding
Read 494
Write 468
Mixed 368
SusWrite 317
92% 412 MB/s
4K Read 31.8
4K Write 85.7
4K Mixed 41.6
147% 53 MB/s
DQ Read 336
DQ Write 337
DQ Mixed 301
236% 325 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 99.5%
Great: 124%
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$85
96GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 315 314 319 319 318 319 MB/s
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
112% Outstanding
Read 486
Write 454
Mixed 410
SusWrite 317
94% 417 MB/s
4K Read 41.2
4K Write 99.2
4K Mixed 54
184% 64.8 MB/s
DQ Read 378
DQ Write 333
DQ Mixed 308
244% 340 MB/s
Poor: 75%
This bench: 112%
Great: 124%
Tcsunbow X3 240GB
208GB free
Firmware: Q0526A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 308 301 284 283 284 282 MB/s
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
104% Outstanding
Read 468
Write 386
Mixed 368
SusWrite 290
85% 378 MB/s
4K Read 41.1
4K Write 89.3
4K Mixed 53
177% 61.1 MB/s
DQ Read 276
DQ Write 287
DQ Mixed 124
136% 229 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 104%
Great: 119%
WDC WDS500G2B0A-00SM50 500GB
365GB free
Firmware: 401000WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 315 315 319 320 320 320 MB/s
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Read 482
Write 466
Mixed 388
SusWrite 318
93% 414 MB/s
4K Read 35.5
4K Write 88.5
4K Mixed 46.7
160% 56.9 MB/s
DQ Read 336
DQ Write 281
DQ Mixed 197
178% 271 MB/s
Poor: 73%
This bench: 102%
Great: 116%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 2x8GB-$125
2 of 8 slots used
16GB DIMM 2666 MHz clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
84% Excellent
MC Read 36
MC Write 27.7
MC Mixed 27.2
87% 30.3 GB/s
SC Read 17.7
SC Write 22.3
SC Mixed 24
61% 21.3 GB/s
Latency 54
74% 54 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 84%
Great: 87%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical X99-A Builds (Compare 1,053 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 50%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asus X99-A - $240

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 47% - Average Total price: $1,089
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