Asus X99-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 44%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 78%
Battleship
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 90.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics37.5% 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 Drive125% 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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 8 years and 2 months old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
Run History
6 months ago, 6 months ago.
MotherboardAsus X99-A  (all builds)
Memory11.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20160628
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateMar 03 '17 at 06:27
Run Duration138 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 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 i7-5930K-$530
SOCKET 2011, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
90.2% Outstanding
SC Int 117
SC Float 120
SC Mixed 114
94% 117 Pts
QC Int 428
QC Float 443
QC Mixed 440
99% 437 Pts
MC Int 864
MC Float 905
MC Mixed 902
133% 890 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 90.2%
Great: 105%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 960-$200
CLim: 1544 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 378.66
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
37.5% Below average
Lighting 113
Reflection 99.3
Parallax 111
35% 108 fps
MRender 76.7
Gravity 117
Splatting 80.6
40% 91.4 fps
Poor: 37%
This bench: 37.5%
Great: 45%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Pro 256GB-$120
200GB free
Firmware: EXM0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
128% Outstanding
Read 529
Write 503
Mixed 514
115% 516 MB/s
4K Read 40.7
4K Write 139
4K Mixed 48.2
197% 76.1 MB/s
DQ Read 383
DQ Write 335
DQ Mixed 165
177% 294 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 128%
Great: 123%
Samsung 850 Pro 256GB-$120
72GB free
Firmware: EXM0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
125% Outstanding
Read 526
Write 480
Mixed 487
111% 497 MB/s
4K Read 40.1
4K Write 138
4K Mixed 47.1
194% 74.9 MB/s
DQ Read 379
DQ Write 325
DQ Mixed 163
174% 289 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 125%
Great: 123%
WD Black 2TB (2013)-$115
1.5TB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
111% Outstanding
Read 179
Write 209
Mixed 70.3
112% 153 MB/s
4K Read 0.74
4K Write 3.23
4K Mixed 0.49
145% 1.49 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 111%
Great: 111%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2666 C16 4x4GB-$151
4 of 8 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 2666 MHz
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
110% Outstanding
MC Read 42.7
MC Write 43.5
MC Mixed 40.6
121% 42.3 GB/s
SC Read 16
SC Write 22.1
SC Mixed 23.1
58% 20.4 GB/s
Latency 59.1
68% 59.1 ns
Poor: 68%
This bench: 110%
Great: 111%
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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 2,073 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus X99-A - $240

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 74% - Very good Total price: $1,078
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HDDRAMUSB
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