Asus PRIME Z390-A

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 140%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 156%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 140%
UFO
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (83rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 17 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 116%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics163% 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 Drive318% 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)
Memory27.9 GB free of 32 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180814
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateFeb 10 '19 at 22:43
Run Duration192 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (83rd 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 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
116% Outstanding
SC Int 145
SC Float 152
SC Mixed 147
118% 148 Pts
QC Int 551
QC Float 600
QC Mixed 572
130% 574 Pts
MC Int 1,024
MC Float 1,176
MC Mixed 1,084
164% 1,095 Pts
Poor: 89%
This bench: 116%
Great: 126%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-$700
Zotac(19DA 3500) ≥ 4GB; zotax
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 418.81
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
163% Outstanding
Lighting 531
Reflection 444
Parallax 539
165% 505 fps
MRender 388
Gravity 459
Splatting 264
162% 370 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 163%
Great: 170%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 1TB-$145
680GB free
Firmware: RVT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 476 482 482 487 487 487 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
130% Outstanding
Read 511
Write 482
Mixed 465
SusWrite 483
109% 485 MB/s
4K Read 43.4
4K Write 120
4K Mixed 60.5
207% 74.7 MB/s
DQ Read 378
DQ Write 337
DQ Mixed 355
267% 357 MB/s
Poor: 86%
This bench: 130%
Great: 135%
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$133
413GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2276 608 609 605 607 607 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
318% Outstanding
Read 2,507
Write 2,303
Mixed 1,404
SusWrite 885
396% 1,775 MB/s
4K Read 66.3
4K Write 143
4K Mixed 84.8
285% 98.1 MB/s
DQ Read 1,820
DQ Write 1,568
DQ Mixed 1,637
1,242% 1,675 MB/s
Poor: 184%
This bench: 318%
Great: 325%
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 37.4
MC Write 38.3
MC Mixed 30.6
101% 35.4 GB/s
SC Read 19.9
SC Write 42.8
SC Mixed 30.2
88% 31 GB/s
Latency 54.5
73% 54.5 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 100%
Great: 103%
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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 5,514 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 130%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 141%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 124%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z390-A - $189

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 126% - Outstanding Total price: $1,512
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