Asus ROG STRIX Z390-E GAMING

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 54%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (27th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 73 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 79%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics53.6% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2070 = 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 Drive121% 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
6 months ago, 6 months ago.
MotherboardAsus ROG STRIX Z390-E GAMING  (all builds)
Memory13.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180814
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 19 '19 at 20:13
Run Duration109 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing below expectations (27th 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
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
79% Very good
1-Core 118
2-Core 208
78% 163 Pts
4-Core 445
8-Core 786
77% 615 Pts
64-Core 1182
79% 1182 Pts
Poor: 79%
This bench: 79%
Great: 108%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$285
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 425.31
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
53.6% Above average
Lighting 212
Reflection 182
Parallax 199
54% 198 fps
MRender 148
Gravity 196
Splatting 154
53% 166 fps
Poor: 51%
This bench: 53.6%
Great: 61%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 1TB-$127
898GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 473 482 485 488 488 487 MB/s
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
121% Outstanding
Read 513
Write 478
Mixed 464
SusWrite 484
109% 485 MB/s
4K Read 39
4K Write 94.4
4K Mixed 52.8
177% 62.1 MB/s
DQ Read 378
DQ Write 338
DQ Mixed 355
267% 357 MB/s
Poor: 82%
This bench: 121%
Great: 135%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMT16GX4M2C3600C18 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
61.9% Good
MC Read 23.5
MC Write 21.9
MC Mixed 16.8
59% 20.7 GB/s
SC Read 17.3
SC Write 24.8
SC Mixed 19.9
59% 20.7 GB/s
Latency 56
71% 56 ns
Poor: 56%
This bench: 61.9%
Great: 115%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical ROG STRIX Z390-E GAMING Builds (Compare 16,109 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 114%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 137%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 125%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus ROG STRIX Z390-E GAMING - $230

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 64% - Good Total price: $1,490
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