Asus PRIME Z390-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 51%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 132%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 100%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (55th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 45 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 91.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics41.9% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive313% 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.
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z390-A  (all builds)
Memory26.8 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180920
Uptime0.7 Days
Run DateFeb 11 '19 at 23:55
Run Duration166 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing as expected (55th 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-$410
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
91.6% Outstanding
SC Int 112
SC Float 120
SC Mixed 117
93% 116 Pts
QC Int 429
QC Float 481
QC Mixed 450
103% 453 Pts
MC Int 799
MC Float 928
MC Mixed 856
129% 861 Pts
Poor: 91%
This bench: 91.6%
Great: 126%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-Ti-$155
CLim: 1949 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
41.9% Average
Lighting 139
Reflection 81.4
Parallax 124
41% 115 fps
MRender 81.1
Gravity 126
Splatting 84.8
42% 97.3 fps
Poor: 32%
This bench: 41.9%
Great: 43%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$248
683GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1611 1682 1395 1129 1165 1123 MB/s
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
313% Outstanding
Read 2,456
Write 1,852
Mixed 1,440
SusWrite 1,351
396% 1,775 MB/s
4K Read 56.2
4K Write 133
4K Mixed 77.2
255% 88.9 MB/s
DQ Read 1,292
DQ Write 1,072
DQ Mixed 1161
875% 1,175 MB/s
Poor: 210%
This bench: 313%
Great: 364%
WD Red 3TB (2012)-$95
1TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 125 132 129 127 131 127 MB/s
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
77.7% Very good
Read 142
Write 122
Mixed 75.5
SusWrite 129
86% 117 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 1
187% 1.4 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 77.7%
Great: 90%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
99.6% Outstanding
MC Read 37.4
MC Write 38.9
MC Mixed 31.4
103% 35.9 GB/s
SC Read 19.2
SC Write 39.2
SC Mixed 27
81% 28.5 GB/s
Latency 58.5
68% 58.5 ns
Poor: 69%
This bench: 99.6%
Great: 167%
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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 2,708 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 131%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 143%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 125%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z390-A - $183

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 123% - Outstanding Total price: $1,555
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WD Blue 1TB (2012) $43Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $120SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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