Asus X99-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 101%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 96%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 88%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (77th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 23 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 104%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics102% 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 Drive85.2% 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 (16%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus X99-A  (all builds)
Memory11.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160628
Uptime3.1 Days
Run DateMar 01 '18 at 08:48
Run Duration188 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 16%

 PC Performing above expectations (77th 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-$375
SOCKET 2011, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
104% Outstanding
SC Int 128
SC Float 131
SC Mixed 129
104% 129 Pts
QC Int 507
QC Float 522
QC Mixed 514
117% 514 Pts
MC Int 948
MC Float 1,012
MC Mixed 997
148% 985 Pts
Poor: 69%
This bench: 104%
Great: 104%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$413
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2063 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 381.65
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Lighting 318
Reflection 303
Parallax 315
98% 312 fps
MRender 212
Gravity 292
Splatting 233
105% 246 fps
Poor: 84%
This bench: 102%
Great: 109%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial M500 240GB-$80
54GB free
Firmware: MU02 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
85.2% Excellent
Read 502
Write 260
Mixed 342
81% 368 MB/s
4K Read 26.8
4K Write 88.5
4K Mixed 27.1
122% 47.5 MB/s
DQ Read 329
DQ Write 238
DQ Mixed 52
102% 206 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 85.2%
Great: 87%
Toshiba X300 5TB-$140
3TB free
Firmware: FP2A Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
99.3% Outstanding
Read 173
Write 173
Mixed 157
126% 167 MB/s
4K Read 4.11
4K Write 2.07
4K Mixed 0.33
246% 2.17 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 99.3%
Great: 107%
WD Green 1TB (2011)-$90
761GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
77.7% Very good
Read 133
Write 137
Mixed 136
102% 136 MB/s
4K Read 0.77
4K Write 1.97
4K Mixed 0.21
92% 0.98 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 77.7%
Great: 83%
WD Green 1TB (2011)-$90
336GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
64.5% Good
Read 105
Write 119
Mixed 110
84% 111 MB/s
4K Read 0.51
4K Write 2.14
4K Mixed 0.18
81% 0.94 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 64.5%
Great: 83%
Hitachi Deskstar P7K500 500GB-$159
182GB free
Firmware: GM4OA5CA Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
45.4% Average
Read 79.7
Write 78.6
Mixed 76.8
59% 78.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.45
4K Write 1.21
4K Mixed 0.28
72% 0.64 MB/s
Poor: 32%
This bench: 45.4%
Great: 51%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Team Group Inc. TEAMGROUP-UD4-2400 4x4GB
4 of 8 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
106% Outstanding
MC Read 40.6
MC Write 42.1
MC Mixed 38.5
115% 40.4 GB/s
SC Read 15.9
SC Write 23.8
SC Mixed 22.7
59% 20.8 GB/s
Latency 58.4
68% 58.4 ns
Poor: 73%
This bench: 106%
Great: 108%
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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 2,409 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
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Desktop
Desktop 75%
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Workstation
Workstation 67%
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Motherboard: Asus X99-A - $236

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $1,268
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