Asus PRIME Z390-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 185%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 106%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 178%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (56th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 44 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: 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 103%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics182% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive326% 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)
Memory29 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20201201
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 04 '21 at 04:00
Run Duration157 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU3%
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 PC Performing as expected (56th 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-$270
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.9 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Memory 94.9
1-Core 150
2-Core 301
102% 182 Pts
4-Core 594
8-Core 1,150
108% 872 Pts
64-Core 1,159
78% 1,159 Pts
Poor: 84%
This bench: 103%
Great: 104%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-Ti-$1,376
CLim: 2175 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 466.63
Performing below potential (71st percentile) - GPU OC Guide
182% Outstanding
Lighting 221
Reflection 209
Parallax 244
179% 224 fps
MRender 266
Gravity 224
Splatting 163
186% 218 fps
Poor: 140%
This bench: 182%
Great: 198%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 2TB-$274
368GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 996 882 971 947 933 913 MB/s
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
326% Outstanding
Read 2,643
Write 2,226
Mixed 1,924
SusWrite 940
432% 1,934 MB/s
4K Read 62.2
4K Write 147
4K Mixed 85
281% 98 MB/s
DQ Read 1,866
DQ Write 1,530
DQ Mixed 1,657
1,252% 1,684 MB/s
Poor: 216%
This bench: 326%
Great: 393%
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$80
4GB free
Firmware: RVT02B6Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 518
Write 492
Mixed 470
110% 493 MB/s
4K Read 45.9
4K Write 119
4K Mixed 62.9
213% 76.1 MB/s
DQ Read 380
DQ Write 340
DQ Mixed 355
267% 358 MB/s
Poor: 76% Great: 129%
WD Blue 4TB (2015)-$85
1TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 136 149 151 151 150 150 MB/s
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
72.2% Very good
Read 104
Write 108
Mixed 79.4
SusWrite 148
81% 110 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.9
4K Mixed 0.9
191% 1.57 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 72.2%
Great: 102%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC27
SusWrite @10s intervals: 93 101 102 101 101 100 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
55.7% Above average
Read 94.6
Write 65.8
Mixed 69.6
SusWrite 99.5
61% 82.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.8
142% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 55.7%
Great: 115%
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 way above expectations (94th percentile)
109% Outstanding
MC Read 41.1
MC Write 42.9
MC Mixed 33.1
112% 39 GB/s
SC Read 21
SC Write 46.4
SC Mixed 30.9
94% 32.8 GB/s
Latency 57.4
70% 57.4 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 109%
Great: 111%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME Z390-A Builds (Compare 34,889 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 116%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 109%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z390-A - $206

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 69% - Good Total price: $1,278
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