Asrock Z390 Taichi

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 117%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 168%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 147%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (88th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 12 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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 108%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics109% 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 Drive389% 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 GB free of 16 GB @ 4 GHz
Display1920 x 1200 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20181226
Uptime0.5 Days
Run DateFeb 28 '19 at 08:23
Run Duration263 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i9-9900K-$455
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.95 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
108% Outstanding
1-Core 153
2-Core 308
108% 231 Pts
4-Core 616
8-Core 1,205
112% 911 Pts
64-Core 1,626
109% 1,626 Pts
Poor: 80%
This bench: 108%
Great: 108%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070-$450
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 419.17
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
109% Outstanding
Lighting 413
Reflection 340
Parallax 474
109% 409 fps
MRender 382
Gravity 394
Splatting 246
109% 341 fps
Poor: 80%
This bench: 109%
Great: 111%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$134
325GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2037 2053 2086 2087 2106 2093 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
389% Outstanding
Read 2,834
Write 2,181
Mixed 1,521
SusWrite 2,077
482% 2,153 MB/s
4K Read 63.1
4K Write 191
4K Mixed 87.9
309% 114 MB/s
DQ Read 1,293
DQ Write 1,119
DQ Mixed 1,154
879% 1,189 MB/s
Poor: 233%
This bench: 389%
Great: 400%
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$165
879GB free
Firmware: 2B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2437 2139 1183 1185 1176 1148 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
359% Outstanding
Read 2,568
Write 2,401
Mixed 1,622
SusWrite 1,545
456% 2,034 MB/s
4K Read 69.2
4K Write 204
4K Mixed 99.2
340% 124 MB/s
DQ Read 1,331
DQ Write 1192
DQ Mixed 1,230
931% 1251 MB/s
Poor: 242%
This bench: 359%
Great: 361%
Toshiba DT01ACA200 2TB-$79
3TB free
Firmware: MX4OABB0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 332 270 266 263 262 305 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 46% Great: 110%
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 (68th percentile)
105% Outstanding
MC Read 38.4
MC Write 40
MC Mixed 28.5
102% 35.6 GB/s
SC Read 24.9
SC Write 47.7
SC Mixed 36.1
104% 36.2 GB/s
Latency 42.5
94% 42.5 ns
Poor: 45%
This bench: 105%
Great: 124%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z390 Taichi Builds (Compare 1,655 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 130%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 139%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 131%
UFO

Motherboard: Asrock Z390 Taichi - $220

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 52% - Above average Total price: $1,950
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