Asus PRIME X299-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 17%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 17%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (48th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 52 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 80.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics10% is a very low 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive204% 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.
Memory64GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 64GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
2 years ago, 2 years ago.
MotherboardAsus PRIME X299-A  (all builds)
Memory58.8 GB free of 64 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180307
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 21 '18 at 04:43
Run Duration211 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing as expected (48th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-7820X-$574
LGA 2066 R4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
80.4% Excellent
Memory 70.7
1-Core 122
2-Core 242
81% 145 Pts
4-Core 482
8-Core 886
85% 684 Pts
64-Core 1,291
87% 1,291 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 80.4%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$808
CLim: 2025 MHz, MLim: 2775 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 397.64
Relative performance (0th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
10% Very poor
Lighting 61.1
Reflection 54
Parallax 162
16% 92.5 fps
MRender 27.9
Gravity 34.9
Splatting 79.9
10% 47.6 fps
Poor: 120%
This bench: 10%
Great: 147%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 PRO Series 2TB
1TB free
Firmware: R060 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
90.8% Outstanding
Read 488
Write 398
Mixed 487
102% 457 MB/s
4K Read 22.1
4K Write 80.3
4K Mixed 30.8
115% 44.4 MB/s
DQ Read 269
DQ Write 250
DQ Mixed 34.8
88% 184 MB/s
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$100
161GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
204% Outstanding
Read 1,817
Write 1,161
Mixed 1,111
301% 1,363 MB/s
4K Read 39
4K Write 85.6
4K Mixed 42.3
159% 55.6 MB/s
DQ Read 314
DQ Write 216
DQ Mixed 121
129% 217 MB/s
Poor: 150%
This bench: 204%
Great: 231%
Seagate Barracuda 4TB (2016)-$114
3.5TB free
Firmware: 0001 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (60th percentile)
88.6% Excellent
Read 155
Write 154
Mixed 137
112% 149 MB/s
4K Read 0.68
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.27
88% 0.85 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 88.6%
Great: 106%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC4B Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
85.4% Excellent
Read 140
Write 158
Mixed 163
116% 154 MB/s
4K Read 1.01
4K Write 1.36
4K Mixed 0.39
111% 0.92 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 85.4%
Great: 115%
WD Green 2TB (2011)-$72
1.5TB free
Firmware: AB51 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
52.2% Above average
Read 99.3
Write 82.4
Mixed 84.7
67% 88.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.79
4K Write 1.18
4K Mixed 0.26
84% 0.74 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 52.2%
Great: 67%
WD Green 3TB (2011)-$75
681GB free
Firmware: 0A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
78.5% Very good
Read 147
Write 127
Mixed 125
100% 133 MB/s
4K Read 0.48
4K Write 2.25
4K Mixed 0.25
89% 0.99 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 78.5%
Great: 84%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3200 C16 8x8GB
8 of 8 slots used
64GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (5th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
82.7% Excellent
MC Read 26
MC Write 45.8
MC Mixed 26.4
94% 32.7 GB/s
SC Read 6.6
SC Write 21.4
SC Mixed 9.5
36% 12.5 GB/s
Latency 99.8
40% 99.8 ns
Poor: 85%
This bench: 82.7%
Great: 185%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming 112%
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Desktop
Desktop 90%
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Workstation
Workstation 113%
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Motherboard: Asus PRIME X299-A

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 54% - Above average Total price: $1,531
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