Asus WS X299 SAGE

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 111%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 110%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 142%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (44th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 56 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 75.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics127% 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 Drive246% 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)
Memory119.1 GB free of 128 GB @ 3 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171213
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateNov 17 '19 at 21:14
Run Duration177 Seconds
Run User SRB-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing as expected (44th 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 2.55 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
75.2% Very good
1-Core 111
2-Core 238
81% 175 Pts
4-Core 410
8-Core 822
76% 616 Pts
64-Core 2,451
164% 2,451 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 75.2%
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 below expectations (24th percentile)
127% Outstanding
Lighting 486
Reflection 452
Parallax 519
128% 486 fps
MRender 247
Gravity 491
Splatting 268
128% 335 fps
Poor: 68%
This bench: 127%
Great: 146%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$400
774GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1357 1210 1224 1223 1217 1221 MB/s
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
246% Outstanding
Read 1,606
Write 1,651
Mixed 884
SusWrite 1,242
302% 1,345 MB/s
4K Read 40
4K Write 141
4K Mixed 56.9
208% 79.3 MB/s
DQ Read 1,125
DQ Write 750
DQ Mixed 867
666% 914 MB/s
Poor: 182%
This bench: 246%
Great: 302%
WD Gold 2TB (2016)-$115
1.5TB free
Firmware: RR07
SusWrite @10s intervals: 178 171 169 171 171 171 MB/s
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
101% Outstanding
Read 178
Write 217
Mixed 98
SusWrite 172
122% 166 MB/s
4K Read 5.2
4K Write 3.4
4K Mixed 1
391% 3.2 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 101%
Great: 112%
Toshiba X300 6TB-$157
5.5TB free
Firmware: FS2A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 187 197 200 188 203 202 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 60% Great: 110%
Toshiba X300 6TB-$157
5TB free
Firmware: FS2A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 198 200 197 202 202 200 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 60% Great: 110%
WD Red 4TB (2013)-$107
2TB free
Firmware: 82.00A82
SusWrite @10s intervals: 150 153 154 155 154 156 MB/s
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
86.1% Excellent
Read 146
Write 144
Mixed 104
SusWrite 154
101% 137 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 1
194% 1.5 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 86.1%
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 (21st percentile)
19.3% Very poor
Read 39
Write 36.5
Mixed 32.3
SusWrite 37.9
49% 36.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.7
84% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 19.3%
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 (62nd percentile)
124% Outstanding
MC Read 42
MC Write 66.6
MC Mixed 43.5
145% 50.7 GB/s
SC Read 7.8
SC Write 22.5
SC Mixed 10.7
39% 13.7 GB/s
Latency 80.1
50% 80.1 ns
Poor: 70%
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 332 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 135%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 136%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 154%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus WS X299 SAGE

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