Asus X99-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 117%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 134%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 105%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (68th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 32 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 89.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics125% 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 DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load times.
Memory24GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 24GB 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (11%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus X99-A  (all builds)
Memory19.2 GB free of 24 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20141016
Uptime0.4 Days
Run DateNov 19 '19 at 03:49
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 11%

 PC Performing above expectations (68th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-5820K-$270
SOCKET 2011, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
89.5% Excellent
1-Core 130
2-Core 246
89% 188 Pts
4-Core 510
8-Core 792
83% 651 Pts
64-Core 1,000
67% 1,000 Pts
Poor: 59%
This bench: 89.5%
Great: 89%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-$650
CLim: 2160 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 441.20
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
125% Outstanding
Lighting 532
Reflection 415
Parallax 526
140% 491 fps
MRender 387
Gravity 436
Splatting 241
125% 355 fps
Poor: 85%
This bench: 125%
Great: 132%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$150
340GB free
Firmware: 2B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1458 1272 1275 1275 1276 1250 MB/s
Performing as expected (40th percentile)
304% Outstanding
Read 2,484
Write 2,356
Mixed 1,754
SusWrite 1301
442% 1,974 MB/s
4K Read 61.2
4K Write 154
4K Mixed 86
284% 100 MB/s
DQ Read 986
DQ Write 646
DQ Mixed 896
647% 843 MB/s
Poor: 220%
This bench: 304%
Great: 352%
WD Blue 2TB (2015)-$60
1.5TB free (System drive)
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 135 134 131 140 137 144 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
83.6% Excellent
Read 154
Write 138
Mixed 97
SusWrite 137
97% 132 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 1
191% 1.43 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 83.6%
Great: 87%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws 4 DDR4 2400 C15 6x4GB
6 of 8 slots used
24GB DIMM clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
95.8% Outstanding
MC Read 38
MC Write 35.4
MC Mixed 35.4
104% 36.3 GB/s
SC Read 13.9
SC Write 23.9
SC Mixed 21.6
57% 19.8 GB/s
Latency 64.1
62% 64.1 ns
Poor: 82%
This bench: 95.8%
Great: 104%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Desktop
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Workstation
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Motherboard: Asus X99-A - $240

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 45% - Average Total price: $1,187
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