Asus PRIME Z390-A

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 140%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 141%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 128%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (29th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 71 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 94.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics179% 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 Drive297% 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.
Memory64GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 64GB 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.
Run History
12 months ago, 12 months ago.
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z390-A  (all builds)
Memory61 GB free of 64 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180814
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 18 '18 at 01:00
Run Duration109 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing below expectations (29th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i9-9900K-$486
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.45 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
94.3% Outstanding
1-Core 141
2-Core 277
99% 209 Pts
4-Core 519
8-Core 883
88% 701 Pts
64-Core 1,322
89% 1,322 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 94.3%
Great: 108%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-Ti-$1,090
EVGA(3842 2383) ≥ 4GB; EVGA GeForce RTX 2080 Ti XC ULTRA GAMING 11GB GDDR6
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 417.35
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
179% Outstanding
Lighting 635
Reflection 591
Parallax 696
167% 640 fps
MRender 539
Gravity 635
Splatting 330
180% 501 fps
Poor: 149%
This bench: 179%
Great: 196%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
HP EX920 NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$100
782GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SVN139B Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1309 1508 1585 1610 1645 1643 MB/s
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
297% Outstanding
Read 1,964
Write 1,286
Mixed 1,243
SusWrite 1,550
338% 1,511 MB/s
4K Read 54
4K Write 121
4K Mixed 72.4
238% 82.3 MB/s
DQ Read 1,243
DQ Write 984
DQ Mixed 1,170
860% 1,132 MB/s
Poor: 207%
This bench: 297%
Great: 351%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX 2666 C16 4x16GB
4 of 4 slots used
64GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2666 MHz
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
78.1% Very good
MC Read 28.1
MC Write 31
MC Mixed 24.9
80% 28 GB/s
SC Read 18.6
SC Write 29.2
SC Mixed 20.2
65% 22.7 GB/s
Latency 71.2
56% 71.2 ns
Poor: 78%
This bench: 78.1%
Great: 137%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME Z390-A Builds (Compare 13,213 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 108%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 134%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 110%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z390-A - $180

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 74% - Very good Total price: $1,142
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