Asus WS X299 SAGE

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 114%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 109%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 143%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (51st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 49 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 intensive workstation, and even full-fledged server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 76.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics131% 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 Drive242% 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.
Memory128GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 128GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
MotherboardAsus WS X299 SAGE  (all builds)
Memory117.2 GB free of 128 GB @ 3 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171213
Uptime1.2 Days
Run DateNov 15 '19 at 23:23
Run Duration177 Seconds
Run User SRB-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing as expected (51st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i9-7980XE-$1,575
LGA 2066 R4, 1 CPU, 18 cores, 36 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 2.6 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
76.3% Very good
1-Core 117
2-Core 220
80% 168 Pts
4-Core 413
8-Core 823
76% 618 Pts
64-Core 2,449
164% 2,449 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 76.3%
Great: 99%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$808
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 436.30
Performing as expected (40th percentile)
131% Outstanding
Lighting 468
Reflection 477
Parallax 576
123% 507 fps
MRender 250
Gravity 510
Splatting 281
132% 347 fps
Poor: 51%
This bench: 131%
Great: 146%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$350
771GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1352 1219 1210 1223 1225 1214 MB/s
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
242% Outstanding
Read 1,642
Write 1627
Mixed 712
SusWrite 1,240
293% 1,305 MB/s
4K Read 32.3
4K Write 143
4K Mixed 54.1
194% 76.4 MB/s
DQ Read 1,100
DQ Write 756
DQ Mixed 852
657% 903 MB/s
Poor: 176%
This bench: 242%
Great: 302%
WD Gold 2TB (2016)-$115
1.5TB free
Firmware: RR07
SusWrite @10s intervals: 181 173 172 173 173 174 MB/s
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
90.3% Outstanding
Read 138
Write 210
Mixed 103
SusWrite 174
115% 156 MB/s
4K Read 5.9
4K Write 3.2
4K Mixed 1
416% 3.37 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 90.3%
Great: 112%
Toshiba X300 6TB-$171
5.5TB free
Firmware: FS2A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 187 203 200 187 205 203 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 57% Great: 110%
Toshiba X300 6TB-$171
5TB free
Firmware: FS2A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 197 196 200 202 194 200 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
110% Outstanding
Read 184
Write 185
Mixed 70.5
SusWrite 198
116% 159 MB/s
4K Read 4.4
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 1.2
361% 2.67 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 110%
Great: 110%
WD Red 4TB (2013)-$107
2TB free
Firmware: 82.00A82
SusWrite @10s intervals: 151 153 155 153 155 154 MB/s
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
92.7% Outstanding
Read 169
Write 138
Mixed 83
SusWrite 154
100% 136 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 0.9
186% 1.47 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 92.7%
Great: 102%
StoreJet Transcend 2TB
1.5TB free, PID 5106
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 38 38 38 38 38 38 MB/s
Performing below expectations (20th percentile)
19.7% Very poor
Read 39.5
Write 36.3
Mixed 32.7
SusWrite 38.1
50% 36.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.8
91% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 19.7%
Great: 53%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX 3000 C15 8x16GB
8 of 8 slots used
128GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
124% Outstanding
MC Read 42.2
MC Write 66.2
MC Mixed 43.8
145% 50.7 GB/s
SC Read 7.6
SC Write 22.6
SC Mixed 10.9
39% 13.7 GB/s
Latency 79.6
50% 79.6 ns
Poor: 75%
This bench: 124%
Great: 173%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical WS X299 SAGE Builds (Compare 334 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 136%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 137%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 155%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus WS X299 SAGE

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 48% - Average Total price: $2,617
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