Asus X99-A

Performance Results

Gaming 55%
Desktop 128%
Workstation 101%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (72nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 28 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 99.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics46.6% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive257% 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
5 months ago, 5 months ago.
MotherboardAsus X99-A  (all builds)
Memory14.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit väriä
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170810
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 17 '18 at 03:16
Run Duration110 Seconds
Run User FIN-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing above expectations (72nd 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 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.95 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
99.8% Outstanding
SC Int 121
SC Float 127
SC Mixed 125
100% 125 Pts
QC Int 486
QC Float 492
QC Mixed 491
111% 489 Pts
MC Int 920
MC Float 980
MC Mixed 968
143% 956 Pts
Poor: 68%
This bench: 99.8%
Great: 102%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 280X-$210
Asus(1043 3004) 3GB
CLim: 1000 MHz, MLim: 1500 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 18.4.1
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
46.6% Average
Lighting 144
Reflection 82.9
Parallax 204
51% 143 fps
MRender 64.2
Gravity 141
Splatting 91.8
43% 99 fps
Poor: 36%
This bench: 46.6%
Great: 52%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$180
451GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B6Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
257% Outstanding
Read 2,573
Write 1,754
Mixed 1,885
459% 2,071 MB/s
4K Read 27.4
4K Write 128
4K Mixed 29.7
147% 61.7 MB/s
DQ Read 37.3
DQ Write 123
DQ Mixed 21.8
34% 60.6 MB/s
Poor: 181%
This bench: 257%
Great: 348%
Intel Raid 1 Volume 1.5TB
1.5TB free
Firmware: 1.0.
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
77.7% Very good
Read 160
Write 110
Mixed 128
100% 133 MB/s
4K Read 1.5
4K Write 2.13
4K Mixed 0.28
133% 1.3 MB/s
Poor: 20%
This bench: 77.7%
Great: 97%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial CT8G4DFD8213.C16FAR 2x8GB
2 of 8 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
70.5% Very good
MC Read 30.2
MC Write 22
MC Mixed 22.9
72% 25 GB/s
SC Read 16
SC Write 22.6
SC Mixed 21
57% 19.9 GB/s
Latency 64.6
62% 64.6 ns
Poor: 37%
This bench: 70.5%
Great: 70%
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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 Builds (Compare 2,244 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 63%
Desktop 79%
Workstation 69%
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Motherboard: Asus X99-A - $236

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 93% - Outstanding Total price: $1,100
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