Asus X99-A/USB 3.1

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 43%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 82%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (41st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 59 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 91.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics37% 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 Drive171% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB 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 (18%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus X99-A/USB 3.1  (all builds)
Memory25.6 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors, 3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170331
Uptime0.3 Days
Run DateFeb 14 '18 at 20:46
Run Duration112 Seconds
Run User SGP-User
Background CPU 18%

 PC Performing as expected (41st 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 i7-5930K-$599
SOCKET 2011, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
91.1% Outstanding
SC Int 110
SC Float 119
SC Mixed 112
91% 114 Pts
QC Int 449
QC Float 458
QC Mixed 445
102% 451 Pts
MC Int 879
MC Float 967
MC Mixed 949
139% 932 Pts
Poor: 72%
This bench: 91.1%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$713
CLim: 2037 MHz, MLim: 2808 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 390.77
Performing below potential (2nd percentile) - Disable monitor sync before benchmarking (99 fps cap detected)
37% Below average
Lighting 99.4
Reflection 99.4
Parallax 99.4
31% 99.4 fps
MRender 99.5
Gravity 99.2
Splatting 99.6
42% 99.4 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 37%
Great: 176%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$110
253GB free
Firmware: EMT03B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
112% Outstanding
Read 514
Write 415
Mixed 421
100% 450 MB/s
4K Read 43.1
4K Write 96.9
4K Mixed 42.9
172% 61 MB/s
DQ Read 343
DQ Write 277
DQ Mixed 119
141% 246 MB/s
Poor: 79%
This bench: 112%
Great: 134%
Samsung 950 NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB-$339
72GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B0Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
171% Outstanding
Read 1,398
Write 767
Mixed 982
232% 1,049 MB/s
4K Read 48.2
4K Write 149
4K Mixed 30.5
191% 75.8 MB/s
DQ Read 306
DQ Write 278
DQ Mixed 30
94% 205 MB/s
Poor: 140%
This bench: 171%
Great: 239%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3200 C16 4x8GB
4 of 8 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 2400 MHz clocked @ 2448 MHz
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
103% Outstanding
MC Read 39.7
MC Write 41.9
MC Mixed 36.6
113% 39.4 GB/s
SC Read 15.8
SC Write 22.6
SC Mixed 22.3
58% 20.2 GB/s
Latency 61.1
65% 61.1 ns
Poor: 71%
This bench: 103%
Great: 117%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical X99-A/USB 3.1 Builds (Compare 1,827 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 90%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 75%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus X99-A/USB 3.1

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 85% - Excellent Total price: $1,030
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