Asus PRIME X299-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 82%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 121%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 101%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (55th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 45 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 101%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics76% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive217% 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
4 months ago, 4 months ago.
MotherboardAsus PRIME X299-A  (all builds)
Memory11.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171114
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 18 '17 at 06:31
Run Duration131 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing as expected (55th 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 i7-7800X-$329
LGA 2066 R4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
101% Outstanding
SC Int 123
SC Float 128
SC Mixed 125
100% 125 Pts
QC Int 476
QC Float 481
QC Mixed 496
110% 484 Pts
MC Int 939
MC Float 1063
MC Mixed 1,010
150% 1,004 Pts
Poor: 86%
This bench: 101%
Great: 117%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$300
Asus(1043 85F0) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2256 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 388.59
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
76% Very good
Lighting 234
Reflection 202
Parallax 238
73% 224 fps
MRender 165
Gravity 215
Splatting 170
78% 183 fps
Poor: 63%
This bench: 76%
Great: 79%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Pro 1TB-$450
954GB free
Firmware: 4B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 73% Great: 119%
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$200
440GB free
Firmware: 3B7Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
217% Outstanding
Read 2,062
Write 1,371
Mixed 1,379
355% 1,604 MB/s
4K Read 25.6
4K Write 36.6
4K Mixed 24.7
90% 29 MB/s
DQ Read 578
DQ Write 474
DQ Mixed 13.6
150% 355 MB/s
Poor: 177%
This bench: 217%
Great: 278%
WD Green 2TB (2012)-$79
1.5TB free
Firmware: 0A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
77.7% Very good
Read 133
Write 138
Mixed 133
102% 135 MB/s
4K Read 0.93
4K Write 2.17
4K Mixed 0.21
102% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 77.7%
Great: 84%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Dominator DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$218
2 of 8 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (4th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
52.5% Above average
MC Read 16
MC Write 25.2
MC Mixed 15
54% 18.7 GB/s
SC Read 9.6
SC Write 22.1
SC Mixed 11
41% 14.2 GB/s
Latency 85.4
47% 85.4 ns
Poor: 56%
This bench: 52.5%
Great: 106%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME X299-A Builds (Compare 1,006 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 130%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 131%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 130%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus PRIME X299-A

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 109% - Outstanding Total price: $1,459
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