Asus X99-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 87%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (24th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 76 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 a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 71.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics95.9% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive99.1% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
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 (15%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus X99-A  (all builds)
Memory5.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180420
Uptime6.2 Days
Run DateNov 25 '19 at 19:07
Run Duration192 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 15%

 PC Performing below expectations (24th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-5930K-$250
SOCKET 2011, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
71.6% Very good
1-Core 103
2-Core 196
71% 149 Pts
4-Core 411
8-Core 627
66% 519 Pts
64-Core 804
54% 804 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 71.6%
Great: 90%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$540
Nvidia(10DE 1B80) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1923 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 441.20
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
95.9% Outstanding
Lighting 294
Reflection 284
Parallax 294
77% 291 fps
MRender 223
Gravity 363
Splatting 234
97% 273 fps
Poor: 90%
This bench: 95.9%
Great: 115%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$85
64GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 334 117 118 122 120 123 MB/s
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
99.1% Outstanding
Read 480
Write 460
Mixed 328
SusWrite 156
80% 356 MB/s
4K Read 38.3
4K Write 94.5
4K Mixed 52.1
175% 61.6 MB/s
DQ Read 380
DQ Write 336
DQ Mixed 353
266% 356 MB/s
Poor: 77%
This bench: 99.1%
Great: 125%
WD Red 3TB (2012)-$87
593GB free
Firmware: 82.00A82
SusWrite @10s intervals: 98 100 101 103 102 103 MB/s
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
62.3% Good
Read 116
Write 109
Mixed 68.8
SusWrite 101
73% 98.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 0.9
182% 1.4 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 62.3%
Great: 89%
Samsung Spinpoint F1 750GB-$38
62GB free
Firmware: 1AA01110
SusWrite @10s intervals: 64 59 62 62 62 63 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
28.3% Poor
Read 35.8
Write 58.3
Mixed 32.8
SusWrite 62.1
35% 47.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.7
144% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 28.3%
Great: 59%
Samsung Spinpoint F1 750GB-$38
308GB free
Firmware: 1AA01110
SusWrite @10s intervals: 79 77 76 76 77 77 MB/s
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
40.8% Average
Read 64.5
Write 75.3
Mixed 56.2
SusWrite 77
50% 68.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 1
197% 1.5 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 40.8%
Great: 59%
WD Green 2TB (2011)-$81
535GB free
Firmware: 51.0AB51
SusWrite @10s intervals: 87 88 90 91 90 90 MB/s
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
53.9% Above average
Read 98.3
Write 86.5
Mixed 85.3
SusWrite 89.2
67% 89.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.6
126% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 53.9%
Great: 68%
WD Red 3TB (2012)-$87
160GB free
Firmware: 82.00A82
SusWrite @10s intervals: 72 87 87 89 86 83 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
39.7% Below average
Read 53.8
Write 75.3
Mixed 60.8
SusWrite 84.1
51% 68.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.8
156% 1.23 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 39.7%
Great: 89%
WD Red 3TB (2012)-$87
576GB free
Firmware: 82.00A82
SusWrite @10s intervals: 74 74 76 76 76 76 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
43.1% Average
Read 74.5
Write 79.3
Mixed 67
SusWrite 75.3
55% 74 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.9
171% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 43.1%
Great: 89%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws 4 DDR4 2400 C15 4x4GB
4 of 8 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (4th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
64.7% Good
MC Read 26.4
MC Write 21.5
MC Mixed 21.5
66% 23.1 GB/s
SC Read 14.1
SC Write 19.4
SC Mixed 19.2
50% 17.6 GB/s
Latency 70.3
57% 70.3 ns
Poor: 67%
This bench: 64.7%
Great: 106%
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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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Gaming
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Desktop
Desktop 70%
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Workstation
Workstation 57%
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Motherboard: Asus X99-A - $240

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 43% - Average Total price: $1,167
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