Asrock Z390 Taichi

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 134%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 154%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 146%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (59th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 41 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.
Graphics142% 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 Drive293% 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)
Memory12.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 4 GHz
Display1920 x 1200 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20181226
Uptime2 Days
Run DateFeb 12 '19 at 20:39
Run Duration205 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing as expected (59th 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-$525
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.95 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
131% Outstanding
SC Int 151
SC Float 160
SC Mixed 155
124% 155 Pts
QC Int 598
QC Float 554
QC Mixed 618
134% 590 Pts
MC Int 1,486
MC Float 1,761
MC Mixed 1,660
244% 1,636 Pts
Poor: 94%
This bench: 131%
Great: 130%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070-$530
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 418.81
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
142% Outstanding
Lighting 415
Reflection 343
Parallax 470
134% 409 fps
MRender 380
Gravity 400
Splatting 243
148% 341 fps
Poor: 102%
This bench: 142%
Great: 146%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$168
346GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2144 1940 1952 1653 1620 1626 MB/s
Performing below expectations (20th percentile)
293% Outstanding
Read 1,873
Write 1,537
Mixed 1,276
SusWrite 1,822
366% 1,627 MB/s
4K Read 33.6
4K Write 154
4K Mixed 58.6
208% 82.2 MB/s
DQ Read 1,089
DQ Write 842
DQ Mixed 931
706% 954 MB/s
Poor: 213%
This bench: 293%
Great: 401%
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$248
897GB free
Firmware: 2B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1823 1822 1423 1178 1185 1185 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
272% Outstanding
Read 1,843
Write 1,825
Mixed 1,323
SusWrite 1,436
361% 1,607 MB/s
4K Read 43.8
4K Write 147
4K Mixed 56.7
217% 82.5 MB/s
DQ Read 1,098
DQ Write 882
DQ Mixed 957
725% 979 MB/s
Poor: 224%
This bench: 272%
Great: 357%
Toshiba DT01ACA200 2TB-$64
3TB free
Firmware: MX4OABB0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 341 342 343 332 334 333 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 51% Great: 109%
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 (72nd percentile)
106% Outstanding
MC Read 39.8
MC Write 40.1
MC Mixed 28.8
104% 36.2 GB/s
SC Read 25.4
SC Write 48
SC Mixed 36.4
105% 36.6 GB/s
Latency 40.7
98% 40.7 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 106%
Great: 121%
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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 647 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 132%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 146%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 138%
UFO

Motherboard: Asrock Z390 Taichi - $204

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 113% - Outstanding Total price: $1,807
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