Asus PRIME Z390-A

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (14th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 86 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 86.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics72.5% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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.
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z390-A  (all builds)
Memory11 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200221
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateNov 23 '20 at 21:47
Run Duration137 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU0%
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 PC Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-9600K-$219
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 3.75 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
86.2% Excellent
Memory 88.7
1-Core 114
2-Core 218
82% 140 Pts
4-Core 452
8-Core 642
71% 547 Pts
64-Core 633
42% 633 Pts
Poor: 83%
This bench: 86.2%
Great: 104%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$330
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 457.30
Performing below potential (13th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
72.5% Very good
Lighting 92
Reflection 100
Parallax 94.6
74% 95.6 fps
MRender 88.9
Gravity 86.6
Splatting 88.6
70% 88 fps
Poor: 71%
This bench: 72.5%
Great: 87%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Sandisk SD8SBBU480G1122 480GB
183GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z3106000
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 5,203
Write 42.9
Mixed 85.1
369% 1,777 MB/s
4K Read 639
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 3.2
973% 215 MB/s
Poor: 27% Great: 67%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2018)-$52
1.5TB free
Firmware: 0001
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 176
Write 151
Mixed 72.2
98% 133 MB/s
4K Read 1.8
4K Write 0.6
4K Mixed 0.1
97% 0.83 MB/s
Poor: 59% Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
69.1% Good
MC Read 27.2
MC Write 25.3
MC Mixed 21.1
70% 24.5 GB/s
SC Read 14.2
SC Write 24.7
SC Mixed 20.8
57% 19.9 GB/s
Latency 68.8
58% 68.8 ns
Poor: 47%
This bench: 69.1%
Great: 103%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME Z390-A Builds (Compare 24,711 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 117%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 111%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z390-A - $172

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $1,212
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Intel Core i5-10600K $257Nvidia RTX 3060-Ti $400Crucial MX500 250GB $47
Intel Core i5-9600K $219Nvidia RTX 3070 $500Samsung 850 Evo 120GB $78
Intel Core i5-10400F $161Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super) $240Samsung 860 Evo 250GB $40
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $35Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $79SanDisk Extreme 64GB $72
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $29Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $71SanDisk Extreme 32GB $28
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $85G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $649SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $16
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