Asus PRIME Z390-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 191%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 108%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 193%
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (45th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 55 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 106%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics183% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive335% 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)
Memory28.5 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20181019
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 09 '19 at 21:34
Run Duration280 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%
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 PC Performing as expected (45th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i9-9900K-$360
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.95 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
106% Outstanding
Memory 97
1-Core 155
2-Core 309
105% 187 Pts
4-Core 611
8-Core 1,124
108% 868 Pts
64-Core 1,623
109% 1,623 Pts
Poor: 86%
This bench: 106%
Great: 105%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-Ti-$1,376
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 419.17
Performing below potential (74th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
183% Outstanding
Lighting 226
Reflection 229
Parallax 244
182% 233 fps
MRender 261
Gravity 223
Splatting 134
184% 206 fps
Poor: 140%
This bench: 183%
Great: 198%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$265
708GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B2QEXP7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1392 1199 1644 1682 1688 1705 MB/s
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
335% Outstanding
Read 2,542
Write 2,150
Mixed 1,403
SusWrite 1,552
428% 1,912 MB/s
4K Read 58.4
4K Write 168
4K Mixed 81.3
282% 102 MB/s
DQ Read 1,334
DQ Write 974
DQ Mixed 1,112
842% 1,140 MB/s
Poor: 205%
This bench: 335%
Great: 410%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 3TB-$90
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 153 151 165 163 163 161 MB/s
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
86.5% Excellent
Read 142
Write 101
Mixed 79
SusWrite 159
88% 120 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.7
137% 1 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 86.5%
Great: 113%
Seagate BUP SL 4TB
7GB free
Firmware: 0108
SusWrite @10s intervals: 90 90 91 63 62 75 MB/s
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
39.2% Below average
Read 56.5
Write 72.7
Mixed 68
SusWrite 78.7
51% 69 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 4.1
4K Mixed 0.9
218% 2 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 39.2%
Great: 67%
Hitachi HDS722020ALA330 2TB
642GB free, PID ce17
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 38 37 41 41 40 40 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
19.1% Very poor
Read 41.5
Write 40.7
Mixed 34.8
SusWrite 39.4
53% 39.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.9
81% 1 MB/s
Poor: 12%
This bench: 19.1%
Great: 19%
ST4000DM 005-2DP166 4TB
2TB free, PID 0567
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2.7 3.7 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.2 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
13.3% Very poor
Read 42.2
Write 41.3
Mixed 31.8
SusWrite 2.6
37% 29.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.9
105% 1.27 MB/s
Poor: 17%
This bench: 13.3%
Great: 69%
WDC WD20 02FAEX-007BA0 2TB
793GB free, PID 0567
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 33 32 35 35 35 34 MB/s
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
20.4% Poor
Read 41.3
Write 36.5
Mixed 33.3
SusWrite 34
49% 36.3 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.9
110% 1.4 MB/s
Poor: 11%
This bench: 20.4%
Great: 55%
WDC WD40 EFRX-68N32N0 4TB
1TB free, PID 0567
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2.7 3.7 2.3 2.2 2.3 2.3 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
15.6% Very poor
Read 41
Write 40
Mixed 32.8
SusWrite 2.6
37% 29.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.9
4K Mixed 1.1
139% 1.63 MB/s
Poor: 16%
This bench: 15.6%
Great: 68%
WDC WD40 EFRX-68N32N0 4TB
1TB free, PID 0567
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 42 42 43 43 43 42 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
23.8% Poor
Read 41.8
Write 40.2
Mixed 32.8
SusWrite 42.4
53% 39.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 1
129% 1.53 MB/s
Poor: 16%
This bench: 23.8%
Great: 68%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMW16GX4M2C3600C18 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
110% Outstanding
MC Read 42.5
MC Write 43.6
MC Mixed 32.2
113% 39.4 GB/s
SC Read 17.8
SC Write 48
SC Mixed 31.9
93% 32.6 GB/s
Latency 50.3
79% 50.3 ns
Poor: 67%
This bench: 110%
Great: 132%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME Z390-A Builds (Compare 35,011 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 116%
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Desktop
Desktop 101%
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Workstation
Workstation 110%
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Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z390-A - $225

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 70% - Very good Total price: $1,276
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