Gigabyte GA-X99-Ultra Gaming-CF

Performance Results

Gaming 112%
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation 87%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (74th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 26 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 93.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
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 Drive102% 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 8.1 is the second most recent version of Windows but it's worth upgrading to Windows 10 which has had several improvements made to the user interface including a better homescreen.
Run History
SystemGigabyte Default string
MotherboardGigabyte GA-X99-Ultra Gaming-CF  (all builds)
Memory13.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 8.1
BIOS Date20160829
Uptime1 Days
Run DateJun 23 '17 at 06:09
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (74th 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 i7-6850K-$400
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
93.9% Outstanding
SC Int 110
SC Float 119
SC Mixed 118
92% 116 Pts
QC Int 429
QC Float 474
QC Mixed 463
103% 455 Pts
MC Int 835
MC Float 968
MC Mixed 900
135% 901 Pts
Poor: 82%
This bench: 93.9%
Great: 109%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$550
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 382.5
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
130% Outstanding
Lighting 424
Reflection 396
Parallax 460
135% 426 fps
MRender 224
Gravity 398
Splatting 248
127% 290 fps
Poor: 81%
This bench: 130%
Great: 143%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Plextor PX-128S2C 128GB
76GB free
Firmware: 1.01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Read 518
Write 433
Mixed 475
106% 475 MB/s
4K Read 28.3
4K Write 85.3
4K Mixed 37
135% 50.2 MB/s
DQ Read 289
DQ Write 283
DQ Mixed 17.3
87% 196 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 102%
Great: 111%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$60
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC26 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
109% Outstanding
Read 193
Write 187
Mixed 172
138% 184 MB/s
4K Read 0.79
4K Write 1.48
4K Mixed 0.24
87% 0.84 MB/s
Poor: 77%
This bench: 109%
Great: 110%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2400 C15 4x4GB-$177
4 of 8 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
107% Outstanding
MC Read 39.5
MC Write 47
MC Mixed 37.7
118% 41.4 GB/s
SC Read 13.9
SC Write 21
SC Mixed 20.3
53% 18.4 GB/s
Latency 64.2
62% 64.2 ns
Poor: 71%
This bench: 107%
Great: 104%
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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 819 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 112%
Desktop 109%
Workstation 96%
Nuclear submarine

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-X99-Ultra Gaming-CF

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 107% - Outstanding Total price: $1,233
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