Asus WS X299 SAGE

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 113%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 112%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 142%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (42nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 58 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle intensive workstation, and even full-fledged server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 77.8%, 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 Drive240% 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)
Memory117.8 GB free of 128 GB @ 3 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171213
Uptime0.9 Days
Run DateNov 18 '19 at 16:06
Run Duration180 Seconds
Run User SRB-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing as expected (42nd 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-$1,377
LGA 2066 R4, 1 CPU, 18 cores, 36 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 2.7 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
77.8% Very good
1-Core 118
2-Core 239
84% 179 Pts
4-Core 419
8-Core 832
77% 625 Pts
64-Core 2,488
167% 2,488 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 77.8%
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 (36th percentile)
131% Outstanding
Lighting 494
Reflection 503
Parallax 602
130% 533 fps
MRender 252
Gravity 507
Splatting 282
132% 347 fps
Poor: 68%
This bench: 131%
Great: 146%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$400
773GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1368 1224 1223 1228 1225 1219 MB/s
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
240% Outstanding
Read 1,654
Write 1,622
Mixed 704
SusWrite 1248
293% 1,307 MB/s
4K Read 31.9
4K Write 142
4K Mixed 48.4
186% 74.2 MB/s
DQ Read 1,108
DQ Write 756
DQ Mixed 891
676% 918 MB/s
Poor: 189%
This bench: 240%
Great: 302%
WD Gold 2TB (2016)-$115
1.5TB free
Firmware: RR07
SusWrite @10s intervals: 177 170 170 170 171 171 MB/s
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
87.1% Excellent
Read 130
Write 218
Mixed 104
SusWrite 172
115% 156 MB/s
4K Read 6.1
4K Write 3.1
4K Mixed 1.1
434% 3.43 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 87.1%
Great: 112%
Toshiba X300 6TB-$157
5.5TB free
Firmware: FS2A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 185 199 197 185 203 203 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: 198 203 197 202 201 199 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: 150 150 155 154 152 153 MB/s
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
87.3% Excellent
Read 152
Write 104
Mixed 102
SusWrite 152
94% 128 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.8
4K Mixed 1
196% 1.53 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 87.3%
Great: 101%
StoreJet Transcend 2TB
1.5TB free, PID 5106
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 37 38 38 38 38 38 MB/s
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
19.6% Very poor
Read 39.3
Write 36
Mixed 32.7
SusWrite 37.8
49% 36.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.8
91% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 19.6%
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 (66th percentile)
127% Outstanding
MC Read 42.9
MC Write 67.5
MC Mixed 44.7
148% 51.7 GB/s
SC Read 7.7
SC Write 23.4
SC Mixed 11.3
40% 14.1 GB/s
Latency 75.2
53% 75.2 ns
Poor: 70%
This bench: 127%
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 136%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 136%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 155%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus WS X299 SAGE

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 48% - Average Total price: $2,609
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