Asus PRIME Z390-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 141%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 128%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (30th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 70 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 85.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics167% 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 Drive247% 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
12 months ago, 12 months ago.
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z390-A  (all builds)
Memory10.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190410
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateNov 08 '19 at 05:50
Run Duration146 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU8%
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 PC Performing below expectations (30th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-9700K-$260
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
85.9% Excellent
Memory 89.7
1-Core 111
2-Core 222
82% 141 Pts
4-Core 441
8-Core 814
78% 628 Pts
64-Core 841
56% 841 Pts
Poor: 86%
This bench: 85.9%
Great: 105%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-Ti-$1,264
EVGA(3842 2383) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2175 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 441.12
Performing below potential (41st percentile) - GPU OC Guide
167% Outstanding
Lighting 204
Reflection 220
Parallax 234
169% 219 fps
MRender 254
Gravity 204
Splatting 143
144% 200 fps
Poor: 129%
This bench: 167%
Great: 196%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel 660p NVMe PCIe M.2 2TB-$215
1.5TB free (System drive)
Firmware: 002C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 889 1154 1414 1512 1513 1522 MB/s
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
247% Outstanding
Read 1,421
Write 1,480
Mixed 1,071
SusWrite 1,334
299% 1,327 MB/s
4K Read 50.6
4K Write 124
4K Mixed 66.7
228% 80.3 MB/s
DQ Read 903
DQ Write 802
DQ Mixed 325
388% 677 MB/s
Poor: 148%
This bench: 247%
Great: 291%
Kingston HyperX 3K 120GB-$130
15GB free
Firmware: 521ABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 117 143 105 90 87 85 MB/s
Performing below potential (5th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
54.5% Above average
Read 185
Write 145
Mixed 135
SusWrite 104
32% 142 MB/s
4K Read 24.7
4K Write 62.3
4K Mixed 31.7
111% 39.6 MB/s
DQ Read 163
DQ Write 118
DQ Mixed 144
107% 142 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 54.5%
Great: 87%
Toshiba DT01ACA100 1TB-$35
345GB free
Firmware: MS2OA750
SusWrite @10s intervals: 120 124 124 123 122 122 MB/s
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
82.5% Excellent
Read 166
Write 149
Mixed 36.8
SusWrite 122
86% 118 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.5
112% 0.9 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 82.5%
Great: 106%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 4266 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
65.6% Good
MC Read 26.8
MC Write 23.7
MC Mixed 20.5
68% 23.7 GB/s
SC Read 13.7
SC Write 18
SC Mixed 17.7
47% 16.5 GB/s
Latency 67.7
59% 67.7 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 65.6%
Great: 113%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME Z390-A Builds (Compare 19,061 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 123%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 116%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z390-A - $179

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 76% - Very good Total price: $1,157
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