Asus PRIME Z390-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 72%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 84%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (37th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 63 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 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 111%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics67.9% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive49% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
Very high background CPU (32%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z390-A  (all builds)
Memory27 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20181221
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 13 '19 at 05:17
Run Duration139 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 32%

 PC Performing below expectations (37th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i7-9700K-$400
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.55 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
111% Outstanding
SC Int 134
SC Float 130
SC Mixed 131
105% 132 Pts
QC Int 518
QC Float 585
QC Mixed 562
126% 555 Pts
MC Int 989
MC Float 1,122
MC Mixed 1,052
158% 1,054 Pts
Poor: 90%
This bench: 111%
Great: 126%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$808
EVGA(3842 6598) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 417.35
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
67.9% Good
Lighting 241
Reflection 231
Parallax 166
66% 213 fps
MRender 139
Gravity 204
Splatting 135
69% 159 fps
Poor: 55%
This bench: 67.9%
Great: 176%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$100
89GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 325 290 125 127 130 131 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
49% Average
Read 392
Write 350
Mixed 334
SusWrite 188
71% 316 MB/s
4K Read 18.5
4K Write 20.1
4K Mixed 20.1
64% 19.6 MB/s
DQ Read 36.8
DQ Write 35.1
DQ Mixed 35.8
27% 35.9 MB/s
Poor: 75%
This bench: 49%
Great: 135%
Hitachi HTS545050A7E380 500GB
116GB free
Firmware: GG2OACY0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 72 76 76 77 77 78 MB/s
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
45.3% Average
Read 81.8
Write 80
Mixed 28.3
SusWrite 75.9
48% 66.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.5
102% 0.8 MB/s
Poor: 18%
This bench: 45.3%
Great: 59%
Seagate Desktop HDD 4TB (2013)-$90
3TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 182 171 178 182 188 189 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
105% Outstanding
Read 183
Write 156
Mixed 75
SusWrite 182
109% 149 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 0.7
151% 1.27 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 105%
Great: 99%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMW32GX4M2C3200C16 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
77.7% Very good
MC Read 28.8
MC Write 29.4
MC Mixed 24.8
79% 27.7 GB/s
SC Read 16.9
SC Write 29.1
SC Mixed 22
65% 22.7 GB/s
Latency 66.1
60% 66.1 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 77.7%
Great: 110%
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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 1,601 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 120%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 141%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 121%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z390-A - $175

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 131% - Outstanding Total price: $1,326
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CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-8700K $365Nvidia GTX 1070 $280Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $70
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $159Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $240Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $100
Intel Core i5-8600K $260Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti $808Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $163
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $124SanDisk Extreme 64GB $43
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $85G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $800SanDisk Extreme 32GB $48
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $133SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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