Gigabyte GA-X99-Ultra Gaming-CF

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 114%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 106%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 90%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (46th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 54 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 74.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics130% 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 Drive278% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (11%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemGigabyte Default string
MotherboardGigabyte GA-X99-Ultra Gaming-CF  (all builds)
Memory10.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.9 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180313
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 12 '18 at 13:58
Run Duration165 Seconds
Run User BEL-User
Background CPU 11%

 PC Performing as expected (46th 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 i7-6800K-$443
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
74.3% Very good
SC Int 89.1
SC Float 97.9
SC Mixed 89.8
74% 92.3 Pts
QC Int 359
QC Float 390
QC Mixed 372
85% 374 Pts
MC Int 659
MC Float 764
MC Mixed 715
106% 712 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 74.3%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$132
Gigabyte(1458 3711) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2088 MHz, MLim: 2551 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 397.93
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
130% Outstanding
Lighting 383
Reflection 338
Parallax 453
126% 392 fps
MRender 245
Gravity 413
Splatting 256
133% 305 fps
Poor: 68%
This bench: 130%
Great: 141%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$169
275GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 4B6Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1468 1541 1567 1549 1503 1511 MB/s
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
278% Outstanding
Read 2,239
Write 1,485
Mixed 850
SusWrite 1523
340% 1,524 MB/s
4K Read 44.3
4K Write 126
4K Mixed 59.7
210% 76.5 MB/s
DQ Read 737
DQ Write 641
DQ Mixed 668
507% 682 MB/s
Poor: 183%
This bench: 278%
Great: 347%
WD Black 6TB (2015)-$474
2TB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 173 166 166 159 171 166 MB/s
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
99.5% Outstanding
Read 179
Write 211
Mixed 98
SusWrite 167
120% 164 MB/s
4K Read 4.3
4K Write 3.4
4K Mixed 1.1
364% 2.93 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 99.5%
Great: 124%
WD Black 6TB (2016)-$249
2TB free
Firmware: 81.H0A81
SusWrite @10s intervals: 207 213 214 216 202 213 MB/s
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
117% Outstanding
Read 196
Write 214
Mixed 86.5
SusWrite 211
129% 177 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 4.5
4K Mixed 0.8
218% 2.13 MB/s
Poor: 77%
This bench: 117%
Great: 122%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 3TB-$70
397GB free
Firmware: CC27
SusWrite @10s intervals: 140 144 143 144 145 145 MB/s
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
81.7% Excellent
Read 142
Write 107
Mixed 78.7
SusWrite 143
86% 118 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.9
161% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 81.7%
Great: 113%
WD Green 3TB (2011)-$80
2.5TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 128 129 127 127 127 129 MB/s
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
70.5% Very good
Read 118
Write 112
Mixed 77
SusWrite 128
80% 109 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.8
163% 1.27 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 70.5%
Great: 84%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3600 C18 2x8GB
2 of 8 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2933 MHz
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
76% Very good
MC Read 31.6
MC Write 27.7
MC Mixed 24.9
80% 28.1 GB/s
SC Read 13.1
SC Write 16.2
SC Mixed 18
45% 15.8 GB/s
Latency 56.8
70% 56.8 ns
Poor: 71%
This bench: 76%
Great: 123%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-X99-Ultra Gaming-CF Builds (Compare 813 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 110%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 107%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 94%
Nuclear submarine

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-X99-Ultra Gaming-CF

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 144% - Outstanding Total price: $730
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