Asus PRIME Z390-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 96%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 119%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 73%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (57th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 43 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 99.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics92% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive180% 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.
Very high background CPU (54%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
6 months ago, 6 months ago.
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z390-A  (all builds)
Memory11.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20181019
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateMay 02 '19 at 10:38
Run Duration126 Seconds
Run User KOR-User
Background CPU 54%

 PC Performing as expected (57th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i5-9600K-$210
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.75 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
99.9% Outstanding
1-Core 146
2-Core 293
103% 220 Pts
4-Core 569
8-Core 664
82% 617 Pts
64-Core 690
46% 690 Pts
Poor: 81%
This bench: 99.9%
Great: 108%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-Ti-$359
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 430.39
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
92% Outstanding
Lighting 369
Reflection 349
Parallax 357
95% 359 fps
MRender 202
Gravity 361
Splatting 238
88% 267 fps
Poor: 80%
This bench: 92%
Great: 103%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Black NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB (2018)-$156
629GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 101110WD Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 888 1070 1112 968 976 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
180% Outstanding
Read 734
Write 926
Mixed 612
SusWrite 993
185% 816 MB/s
4K Read 18.9
4K Write 131
4K Mixed 29.7
136% 59.9 MB/s
DQ Read 1,453
DQ Write 779
DQ Mixed 993
771% 1,075 MB/s
Poor: 176%
This bench: 180%
Great: 308%
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2017)-$54
3TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 163 163 171 171 171 169 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
89.1% Excellent
Read 141
Write 153
Mixed 65.7
SusWrite 168
96% 132 MB/s
4K Read 4.8
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 1
344% 2.53 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 89.1%
Great: 91%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$65
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
89.8% Excellent
MC Read 34.5
MC Write 34.4
MC Mixed 27
91% 32 GB/s
SC Read 19.4
SC Write 30.8
SC Mixed 25.6
72% 25.3 GB/s
Latency 52.3
76% 52.3 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 89.8%
Great: 105%
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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 11,799 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 106%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 135%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 111%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z390-A - $171

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 76% - Very good Total price: $1,081
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