Asus PRIME Z390-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 135%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 130%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (41st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 59 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 85.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics156% 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 Drive254% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB 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.
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z390-A  (all builds)
Memory25.9 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200221
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 11 '21 at 20:10
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%
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 PC Performing as expected (41st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i9-9900K-$379
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
85.6% Excellent
Memory 93.8
1-Core 109
2-Core 216
82% 140 Pts
4-Core 416
8-Core 796
75% 606 Pts
64-Core 1,136
76% 1,136 Pts
Poor: 84%
This bench: 85.6%
Great: 105%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3070-$500
EVGA(3842 3755) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 461.09
Performing below potential (63rd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
156% Outstanding
Lighting 222
Reflection 206
Parallax 211
179% 213 fps
MRender 193
Gravity 154
Splatting 137
129% 161 fps
Poor: 129%
This bench: 156%
Great: 164%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$130
803GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1102 1364 1673 1139 1074 1131 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
254% Outstanding
Read 2,458
Write 1,634
Mixed 1,452
SusWrite 1,247
379% 1,698 MB/s
4K Read 56.4
4K Write 57.4
4K Mixed 56
188% 56.6 MB/s
DQ Read 850
DQ Write 90.4
DQ Mixed 181
205% 374 MB/s
Poor: 223%
This bench: 254%
Great: 355%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2018)-$52
1.5TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 145 177 182 202 195 179 MB/s
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
93.3% Outstanding
Read 145
Write 152
Mixed 69.7
SusWrite 180
100% 137 MB/s
4K Read 2
4K Write 0.6
4K Mixed 0
94% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 93.3%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 3200 C16 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
99.9% Outstanding
MC Read 39.2
MC Write 39.3
MC Mixed 29.7
103% 36.1 GB/s
SC Read 19.4
SC Write 39.9
SC Mixed 26.7
82% 28.7 GB/s
Latency 60.3
66% 60.3 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 99.9%
Great: 110%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME Z390-A Builds (Compare 24,362 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 118%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 111%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z390-A - $172

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $1,202
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