Asrock Z390 Taichi

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 114%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 157%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 140%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (69th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 31 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 intensive workstation, and even full-fledged server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 106%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics107% 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 Drive344% 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.
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.
Run History
MotherboardAsrock Z390 Taichi  (all builds)
Memory13.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 4 GHz
Display1920 x 1200 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20181226
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 09 '19 at 16:44
Run Duration204 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU9%

 PC Performing above expectations (69th 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-$455
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.95 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
106% Outstanding
1-Core 154
2-Core 309
109% 232 Pts
4-Core 597
8-Core 1226
112% 912 Pts
64-Core 1,641
110% 1,641 Pts
Poor: 85%
This bench: 106%
Great: 108%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070-$415
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 418.81
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
107% Outstanding
Lighting 404
Reflection 339
Parallax 458
107% 400 fps
MRender 379
Gravity 395
Splatting 242
108% 338 fps
Poor: 89%
This bench: 107%
Great: 112%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$134
341GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2154 2126 2090 2054 1996 1777 MB/s
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
344% Outstanding
Read 2,495
Write 2,061
Mixed 1,452
SusWrite 2,033
451% 2,010 MB/s
4K Read 54.7
4K Write 157
4K Mixed 73.5
260% 95.2 MB/s
DQ Read 968
DQ Write 835
DQ Mixed 873
662% 892 MB/s
Poor: 225%
This bench: 344%
Great: 395%
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$166
893GB free
Firmware: 2B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2181 2159 1181 1176 1178 1176 MB/s
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
317% Outstanding
Read 2,473
Write 2,035
Mixed 1,498
SusWrite 1,509
420% 1,879 MB/s
4K Read 57.6
4K Write 147
4K Mixed 80.7
268% 95.1 MB/s
DQ Read 1,009
DQ Write 891
DQ Mixed 923
699% 941 MB/s
Poor: 216%
This bench: 317%
Great: 364%
Toshiba DT01ACA200 2TB-$70
3.5TB free
Firmware: MX4OABB0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 339 339 338 337 333 334 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 52% Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 4000 C19 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 4000 MHz
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
104% Outstanding
MC Read 38.1
MC Write 39.4
MC Mixed 28.5
101% 35.3 GB/s
SC Read 24.9
SC Write 48.2
SC Mixed 35.1
103% 36.1 GB/s
Latency 41.4
97% 41.4 ns
Poor: 45%
This bench: 104%
Great: 124%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z390 Taichi Builds (Compare 1,647 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 131%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 140%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 132%
UFO

Motherboard: Asrock Z390 Taichi - $200

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 52% - Above average Total price: $1,932
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