Asus PRIME Z390M-PLUS

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (20th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 80 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 good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 76.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Boot Drive203% 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.
Very high background CPU (51%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z390M-PLUS  (all builds)
Memory13.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190603
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 12 '20 at 07:06
Run Duration113 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU 51%

 PC Performing way below expectations (20th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-9400F-$153
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
76.8% Very good
Memory 72.9
1-Core 116
2-Core 234
79% 141 Pts
4-Core 436
8-Core 616
68% 526 Pts
64-Core 677
45% 677 Pts
Poor: 77%
This bench: 76.8%
Great: 92%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial P1 3D NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$60
438GB free (System drive)
Firmware: P3CR020 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1058 1075 1079 1005 466 63 MB/s
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
203% Outstanding
Read 1,414
Write 1,033
Mixed 974
SusWrite 791
236% 1,053 MB/s
4K Read 47.2
4K Write 123
4K Mixed 69.5
226% 79.9 MB/s
DQ Read 512
DQ Write 724
DQ Mixed 263
298% 500 MB/s
Poor: 115%
This bench: 203%
Great: 257%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Silicon-Power SP016GBLFU266B02 1x16GB
1 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2666 MHz
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
39.8% Below average
MC Read 13.6
MC Write 13.4
MC Mixed 11
36% 12.7 GB/s
SC Read 13.8
SC Write 19.3
SC Mixed 17.5
48% 16.9 GB/s
Latency 94.8
42% 94.8 ns
Poor: 40%
This bench: 39.8%
Great: 49%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME Z390M-PLUS Builds (Compare 855 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 110%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 100%
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Workstation
Workstation 94%
Nuclear submarine

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z390M-PLUS

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 70% - Very good Total price: $857
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