Asus SABERTOOTH X99

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 41%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 98%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 78%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (61st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 39 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 81.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics34% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive200% 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.
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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus SABERTOOTH X99  (all builds)
Memory10.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170810
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateFeb 14 '18 at 00:08
Run Duration169 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (61st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i7-5820K-$391
SOCKET 2011, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 2.9 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
81.9% Excellent
SC Int 108
SC Float 109
SC Mixed 107
86% 108 Pts
QC Int 412
QC Float 373
QC Mixed 395
89% 393 Pts
MC Int 680
MC Float 773
MC Mixed 801
112% 751 Pts
Poor: 68%
This bench: 81.9%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 270-$200
CLim: 975 MHz, MLim: 1400 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 18.2.1
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
34% Below average
Lighting 105
Reflection 82.2
Parallax 136
36% 108 fps
MRender 59.5
Gravity 87.5
Splatting 84.3
32% 77.1 fps
Poor: 24%
This bench: 34%
Great: 35%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel Raid 1 Volume 4TB
2TB free
Firmware: 1.0. Max speed: Unknown
Relative performance (0th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
25% Poor
Read 155
Write 264
Mixed 140
42% 186 MB/s
4K Read 0.71
4K Write 10.8
4K Mixed 1.04
8% 4.2 MB/s
DQ Read 5.32
DQ Write 10.1
DQ Mixed 3.78
4% 6.42 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 25%
Great: 129%
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$100
97GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
200% Outstanding
Read 1655
Write 1,055
Mixed 1,100
281% 1,270 MB/s
4K Read 50.7
4K Write 119
4K Mixed 23.9
170% 64.5 MB/s
DQ Read 323
DQ Write 589
DQ Mixed 27.8
142% 313 MB/s
Poor: 138%
This bench: 200%
Great: 232%
Seagate Desktop HDD 4TB (2013)-$89
1TB free
Firmware: CC54 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
86.4% Excellent
Read 170
Write 132
Mixed 135
109% 145 MB/s
4K Read 0.58
4K Write 1.44
4K Mixed 0.13
66% 0.72 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 86.4%
Great: 98%
Seagate Desktop HDD 4TB (2013)-$89
1TB free
Firmware: CC54 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
58.3% Above average
Read 120
Write 83.8
Mixed 80.2
71% 94.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.35
4K Write 1.53
4K Mixed 0.21
66% 0.7 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 58.3%
Great: 98%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2666 C15 4x4GB
4 of 8 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2800 MHz clocked @ 2801 MHz
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
109% Outstanding
MC Read 42.7
MC Write 42.6
MC Mixed 40.9
120% 42.1 GB/s
SC Read 15.6
SC Write 20
SC Mixed 22.1
55% 19.2 GB/s
Latency 56.5
71% 56.5 ns
Poor: 67%
This bench: 109%
Great: 110%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical SABERTOOTH X99 Builds (Compare 1,209 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 104%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 79%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH X99

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 102% - Outstanding Total price: $951
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