Asus PRIME Z390-A

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 95%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 132%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 85%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (56th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 44 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: 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 97.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics89.5% 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 Drive285% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (18%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
7 months ago, 7 months ago.
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z390-A  (all builds)
Memory10.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20181019
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 09 '19 at 08:54
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User KOR-User
Background CPU 18%

 PC Performing as expected (56th 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-$200
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.75 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
97.4% Outstanding
1-Core 147
2-Core 252
96% 200 Pts
4-Core 551
8-Core 727
84% 639 Pts
64-Core 790
53% 790 Pts
Poor: 80%
This bench: 97.4%
Great: 106%
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 way below expectations (12th percentile)
89.5% Excellent
Lighting 340
Reflection 329
Parallax 373
89% 347 fps
MRender 192
Gravity 340
Splatting 224
90% 252 fps
Poor: 88%
This bench: 89.5%
Great: 105%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Black NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB (2018)-$156
623GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 101110WD Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1630 1173 1029 1121 1190 1117 MB/s
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
285% Outstanding
Read 1,865
Write 2,194
Mixed 1,768
SusWrite 1,210
397% 1,759 MB/s
4K Read 46.5
4K Write 149
4K Mixed 67.5
236% 87.8 MB/s
DQ Read 1,766
DQ Write 1,116
DQ Mixed 1,355
1,033% 1,412 MB/s
Poor: 178%
This bench: 285%
Great: 308%
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2017)-$74
3TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 143 152 154 153 154 151 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 43% Great: 91%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$58
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
93% Outstanding
MC Read 36.9
MC Write 34.3
MC Mixed 27.4
94% 32.9 GB/s
SC Read 21.7
SC Write 32
SC Mixed 28.9
79% 27.5 GB/s
Latency 51.3
78% 51.3 ns
Poor: 55%
This bench: 93%
Great: 104%
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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 12,795 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 108%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 134%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 110%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z390-A - $103

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 79% - Very good Total price: $1,001
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