Asrock Z390 Taichi

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 135%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 165%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 153%
UFO
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (73rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 27 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 131%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics141% 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 Drive338% 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 10 '19 at 18:06
Run Duration205 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU9%

 PC Performing above expectations (73rd 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 i9-9900K-$460
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.95 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
131% Outstanding
SC Int 151
SC Float 160
SC Mixed 155
124% 155 Pts
QC Int 600
QC Float 601
QC Mixed 619
138% 607 Pts
MC Int 1492
MC Float 1,780
MC Mixed 1,670
246% 1,647 Pts
Poor: 98%
This bench: 131%
Great: 130%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070-$480
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 418.81
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
141% Outstanding
Lighting 408
Reflection 332
Parallax 463
132% 401 fps
MRender 380
Gravity 394
Splatting 242
147% 339 fps
Poor: 85%
This bench: 141%
Great: 145%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$149
347GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2145 2129 2123 1971 1768 1841 MB/s
Performing below expectations (40th percentile)
338% Outstanding
Read 2,056
Write 2,098
Mixed 1370
SusWrite 1,996
423% 1,880 MB/s
4K Read 47.9
4K Write 193
4K Mixed 69.7
264% 104 MB/s
DQ Read 1,277
DQ Write 1,102
DQ Mixed 1,164
880% 1,181 MB/s
Poor: 207%
This bench: 338%
Great: 400%
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$235
898GB free
Firmware: 2B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2124 2010 1262 1182 1184 1182 MB/s
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
325% Outstanding
Read 2,294
Write 2,038
Mixed 1,396
SusWrite 1,491
404% 1,805 MB/s
4K Read 47.9
4K Write 208
4K Mixed 75
279% 110 MB/s
DQ Read 1,342
DQ Write 1,201
DQ Mixed 1,254
945% 1,266 MB/s
Poor: 230%
This bench: 325%
Great: 364%
Toshiba DT01ACA200 2TB-$45
3TB free
Firmware: MX4OABB0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 345 340 347 346 342 347 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 47% Great: 110%
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 (77th percentile)
108% Outstanding
MC Read 40.8
MC Write 40.2
MC Mixed 29.2
105% 36.7 GB/s
SC Read 25.4
SC Write 48.6
SC Mixed 37.5
106% 37.2 GB/s
Latency 40.9
98% 40.9 ns
Poor: 43%
This bench: 108%
Great: 120%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z390 Taichi Builds (Compare 1,020 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 135%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 145%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 139%
UFO

Motherboard: Asrock Z390 Taichi - $180

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 118% - Outstanding Total price: $1,701
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