Asus PRIME Z390-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 85%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 105%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 98%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (59th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 41 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 110%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics81.6% 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 Drive119% 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 PRIME Z390-A  (all builds)
Memory13 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190129
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 14 '19 at 17:45
Run Duration122 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing as expected (59th 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-$472
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 5.1 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
110% Outstanding
1-Core 161
2-Core 319
113% 240 Pts
4-Core 614
8-Core 1,078
106% 846 Pts
64-Core 1,574
106% 1,574 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 110%
Great: 108%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$369
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 430.39
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
81.6% Excellent
Lighting 311
Reflection 304
Parallax 352
82% 322 fps
MRender 209
Gravity 300
Splatting 242
82% 250 fps
Poor: 71%
This bench: 81.6%
Great: 85%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$70
284GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 465 486 486 438 281 281 MB/s
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
119% Outstanding
Read 512
Write 487
Mixed 462
SusWrite 406
105% 467 MB/s
4K Read 41.9
4K Write 97.1
4K Mixed 55.3
186% 64.8 MB/s
DQ Read 379
DQ Write 335
DQ Mixed 352
265% 355 MB/s
Poor: 80%
This bench: 119%
Great: 130%
Seagate Desktop SSHD 4TB-$270
2TB free
Firmware: CC45
SusWrite @10s intervals: 154 154 152 153 151 153 MB/s
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
67.9% Good
Read 82.5
Write 130
Mixed 24.7
SusWrite 153
70% 97.5 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 5.4
4K Mixed 1.8
342% 2.73 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 67.9%
Great: 96%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$71
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (1st percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
39.8% Below average
MC Read 13.7
MC Write 13.2
MC Mixed 10.8
36% 12.6 GB/s
SC Read 13.7
SC Write 14.5
SC Mixed 13
39% 13.7 GB/s
Latency 61
66% 61 ns
Poor: 59%
This bench: 39.8%
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 12,067 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 109%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 136%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 111%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z390-A - $178

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 74% - Very good Total price: $1,129
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