Asus PRIME X399-A

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming 76%
Desktop 64%
Workstation 108%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (21st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 79 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including moderate gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 46.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics103% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive202% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (12%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus PRIME X399-A  (all builds)
Memory8.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20181012
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateSep 21 '19 at 05:14
Run Duration115 Seconds
Run User NZL-User
Background CPU 12%

 PC Performing below expectations (21st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD Ryzen TR 1950X-$520
SP3r2, 1 CPU, 16 cores, 32 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
46.2% Average
1-Core 63.5
2-Core 167
52% 115 Pts
4-Core 256
8-Core 601
52% 428 Pts
64-Core 2,360
158% 2,360 Pts
Poor: 68%
This bench: 46.2%
Great: 83%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$445
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 417.71
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Lighting 276
Reflection 342
Parallax 436
72% 351 fps
MRender 236
Gravity 392
Splatting 246
105% 291 fps
Poor: 93%
This bench: 103%
Great: 115%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata XPG SX8200 NVMe PCIe M.2 960GB-$185
445GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SVN139 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 898 1115 1272 1310 1364 1401 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
202% Outstanding
Read 1,817
Write 1,280
Mixed 1,116
SusWrite 1,226
304% 1,360 MB/s
4K Read 33.3
4K Write 55.6
4K Mixed 37
127% 42 MB/s
DQ Read 433
DQ Write 258
DQ Mixed 360
264% 350 MB/s
Poor: 199%
This bench: 202%
Great: 357%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Adata 1x16GB
1 of 8 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2666 MHz clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing as expected (40th percentile)
43% Average
MC Read 16.4
MC Write 12.8
MC Mixed 15.1
42% 14.8 GB/s
SC Read 15.3
SC Write 16.3
SC Mixed 17
46% 16.2 GB/s
Latency 147
27% 147 ns
Poor: 35%
This bench: 43%
Great: 51%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME X399-A Builds (Compare 2,861 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 114%
Desktop 108%
Workstation 134%

Motherboard: Asus PRIME X399-A

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 53% - Above average Total price: $1,630
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