Asus PRIME Z390-A

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 133%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 133%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 111%
UFO
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 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 91.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics164% 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 Drive298% 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z390-A  (all builds)
Memory27.5 GB free of 32 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180814
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 10 '19 at 20:16
Run Duration207 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 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 i7-9700K-$409
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
91.9% Outstanding
SC Int 124
SC Float 133
SC Mixed 120
100% 126 Pts
QC Int 431
QC Float 468
QC Mixed 448
102% 449 Pts
MC Int 808
MC Float 895
MC Mixed 858
128% 854 Pts
Poor: 89%
This bench: 91.9%
Great: 124%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-$720
Zotac(19DA 3500) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 418.81
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
164% Outstanding
Lighting 538
Reflection 446
Parallax 544
167% 509 fps
MRender 387
Gravity 455
Splatting 267
161% 370 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 164%
Great: 167%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 1TB-$135
680GB free
Firmware: RVT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 477 470 471 486 487 488 MB/s
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
129% Outstanding
Read 511
Write 485
Mixed 460
SusWrite 480
109% 484 MB/s
4K Read 42.7
4K Write 118
4K Mixed 59.9
204% 73.6 MB/s
DQ Read 380
DQ Write 339
DQ Mixed 354
267% 358 MB/s
Poor: 86%
This bench: 129%
Great: 135%
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$130
415GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2272 610 608 606 608 610 MB/s
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
298% Outstanding
Read 2,491
Write 2363
Mixed 1,369
SusWrite 886
397% 1,777 MB/s
4K Read 65.2
4K Write 143
4K Mixed 84.3
283% 97.6 MB/s
DQ Read 1,398
DQ Write 1164
DQ Mixed 1,271
955% 1,278 MB/s
Poor: 192%
This bench: 298%
Great: 325%
Kingston DataTraveler SE9 USB 2.0 16GB-$5
13GB free, PID 6545
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 6.6 4.2 3.3 4.9 4 4.8 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
7.44% Terrible
Read 18.3
Write 18.3
Mixed 16.5
SusWrite 4.6
19% 14.4 MB/s
4K Read 4.3
4K Write 0.9
4K Mixed 1.2
87% 2.13 MB/s
Poor: 4%
This bench: 7.44%
Great: 8%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3000 C16 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
100% Outstanding
MC Read 38.4
MC Write 39.3
MC Mixed 30.7
103% 36.1 GB/s
SC Read 20.7
SC Write 38.2
SC Mixed 28.3
83% 29.1 GB/s
Latency 57.9
69% 57.9 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 100%
Great: 104%
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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 PRIME Z390-A Builds (Compare 4,734 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 130%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 141%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 123%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z390-A - $189

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 124% - Outstanding Total price: $1,542
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