Asus PRIME Z390-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 79%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 73%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (55th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 45 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 85%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics88% 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 Drive248% 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z390-A  (all builds)
Memory27.5 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180920
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 21 '19 at 20:58
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User ITA-User
Background CPU9%

 PC Performing as expected (55th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-9700K-$325
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
85% Excellent
Memory 87.6
1-Core 110
2-Core 222
81% 140 Pts
4-Core 442
8-Core 843
80% 643 Pts
64-Core 858
58% 858 Pts
Poor: 86%
This bench: 85%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060-$320
Gigabyte(1458 37D9) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 430.64
Performing below potential (80th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
88% Excellent
Lighting 344
Reflection 299
Parallax 346
90% 330 fps
MRender 289
Gravity 304
Splatting 196
88% 263 fps
Poor: 74%
This bench: 88%
Great: 92%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$83
165GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1269 309 311 310 308 311 MB/s
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
248% Outstanding
Read 2,315
Write 1,474
Mixed 1,105
SusWrite 470
297% 1,341 MB/s
4K Read 58
4K Write 134
4K Mixed 75.2
255% 89.2 MB/s
DQ Read 980
DQ Write 1,165
DQ Mixed 1,013
780% 1,053 MB/s
Poor: 153%
This bench: 248%
Great: 274%
WD Black 4TB (2016)-$174
3.5TB free
Firmware: 81.H0A81
SusWrite @10s intervals: 203 197 200 200 197 202 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
114% Outstanding
Read 196
Write 195
Mixed 81.5
SusWrite 200
122% 168 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 3.5
4K Mixed 0.9
198% 1.73 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 114%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
77.5% Very good
MC Read 28.5
MC Write 29.4
MC Mixed 24.3
78% 27.4 GB/s
SC Read 17.2
SC Write 30.8
SC Mixed 24.2
69% 24.1 GB/s
Latency 69.9
57% 69.9 ns
Poor: 67%
This bench: 77.5%
Great: 111%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME Z390-A Builds (Compare 11,498 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 113%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 106%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z390-A - $180

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 69% - Good Total price: $1,198
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