Asus PRIME Z390-A

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 120%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 145%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 123%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (75th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 25 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 98%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics129% 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 Drive314% 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)
Memory28.3 GB free of 32 GB @ 3 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180814
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 12 '19 at 03:00
Run Duration192 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (75th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-9700K-$350
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
98% Outstanding
1-Core 143
2-Core 276
99% 210 Pts
4-Core 551
8-Core 1,073
100% 812 Pts
64-Core 1,079
72% 1,079 Pts
Poor: 79%
This bench: 98%
Great: 110%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-$650
Zotac(19DA 3500) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 418.81
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
129% Outstanding
Lighting 535
Reflection 443
Parallax 536
138% 504 fps
MRender 386
Gravity 453
Splatting 253
118% 364 fps
Poor: 103%
This bench: 129%
Great: 134%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 1TB-$130
647GB free
Firmware: RVT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 450 480 471 485 481 477 MB/s
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
127% Outstanding
Read 506
Write 480
Mixed 460
SusWrite 474
108% 480 MB/s
4K Read 42
4K Write 114
4K Mixed 58.3
198% 71.3 MB/s
DQ Read 379
DQ Write 339
DQ Mixed 354
267% 357 MB/s
Poor: 84%
This bench: 127%
Great: 134%
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$85
410GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2216 599 607 605 612 598 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
314% Outstanding
Read 2,500
Write 2,352
Mixed 1,526
SusWrite 873
405% 1,813 MB/s
4K Read 62.8
4K Write 142
4K Mixed 82.7
276% 95.8 MB/s
DQ Read 1,824
DQ Write 1550
DQ Mixed 1,618
1,231% 1,664 MB/s
Poor: 191%
This bench: 314%
Great: 327%
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 (87th percentile)
98.6% Outstanding
MC Read 36.9
MC Write 37.9
MC Mixed 29.9
100% 34.9 GB/s
SC Read 21.2
SC Write 42.3
SC Mixed 29
88% 30.8 GB/s
Latency 56.8
70% 56.8 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 98.6%
Great: 103%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME Z390-A Builds (Compare 10,793 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 106%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 135%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 108%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z390-A - $175

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $1,125
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