Asus ROG STRIX Z390-E GAMING

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 82%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 132%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 94%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (24th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 76 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 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 82.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics77.2% 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 Drive353% 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 (13%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus ROG STRIX Z390-E GAMING  (all builds)
Memory12 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20181019
Uptime3.1 Days
Run DateJun 13 '19 at 06:20
Run Duration110 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 13%

 PC Performing below expectations (24th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-8700K-$335
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
82.2% Excellent
1-Core 127
2-Core 238
87% 182 Pts
4-Core 462
8-Core 755
77% 608 Pts
64-Core 922
62% 922 Pts
Poor: 77%
This bench: 82.2%
Great: 107%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060-6GB-$340
EVGA(3842 2061) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 419.17
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
77.2% Very good
Lighting 307
Reflection 256
Parallax 327
80% 296 fps
MRender 254
Gravity 265
Splatting 174
73% 231 fps
Poor: 75%
This bench: 77.2%
Great: 91%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$150
367GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B2QEXP7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2059 2127 2142 2153 2099 1813 MB/s
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
353% Outstanding
Read 2,344
Write 2,146
Mixed 1,410
SusWrite 2,066
447% 1,991 MB/s
4K Read 53.2
4K Write 151
4K Mixed 73.9
255% 92.7 MB/s
DQ Read 1,314
DQ Write 1,143
DQ Mixed 1227
920% 1,228 MB/s
Poor: 255%
This bench: 353%
Great: 400%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance RGB PRO DDR4 3200 C15 2x8GB-$90
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
71.9% Very good
MC Read 28.1
MC Write 26.8
MC Mixed 20.4
72% 25.1 GB/s
SC Read 16.9
SC Write 26.1
SC Mixed 22.6
62% 21.9 GB/s
Latency 60.6
66% 60.6 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 71.9%
Great: 104%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical ROG STRIX Z390-E GAMING Builds (Compare 11,892 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 115%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 138%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 127%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus ROG STRIX Z390-E GAMING - $227

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 63% - Good Total price: $1,551
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HDDRAMUSB
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