Asus PRIME Z390-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 109%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 151%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 122%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (49th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 51 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 100%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics100% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive308% 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.
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z390-A  (all builds)
Memory12.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit kolorów
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190129
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJun 13 '19 at 14:01
Run Duration197 Seconds
Run User POL-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing as expected (49th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-9700K-$350
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
100% Outstanding
1-Core 145
2-Core 282
101% 214 Pts
4-Core 565
8-Core 1,067
101% 816 Pts
64-Core 1,104
74% 1,104 Pts
Poor: 79%
This bench: 100%
Great: 111%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$457
CLim: 1936 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 430.64
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
100% Outstanding
Lighting 402
Reflection 375
Parallax 400
104% 392 fps
MRender 238
Gravity 390
Splatting 245
96% 291 fps
Poor: 88%
This bench: 100%
Great: 112%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$110
175GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 823 796 789 764 765 754 MB/s
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
308% Outstanding
Read 2,610
Write 2,369
Mixed 1787
SusWrite 782
422% 1,887 MB/s
4K Read 62.9
4K Write 147
4K Mixed 86.8
284% 98.9 MB/s
DQ Read 1,733
DQ Write 1,288
DQ Mixed 1,458
1,104% 1493 MB/s
Poor: 222%
This bench: 308%
Great: 338%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$65
751GB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 130 139 139 140 139 140 MB/s
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
91.1% Outstanding
Read 180
Write 148
Mixed 73.7
SusWrite 138
98% 135 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.7
138% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 91.1%
Great: 115%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$65
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 165 172 172 174 172 174 MB/s
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
96% Outstanding
Read 163
Write 138
Mixed 82.2
SusWrite 172
102% 139 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.7
137% 1 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 96%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
107% Outstanding
MC Read 42.3
MC Write 40.7
MC Mixed 29.9
108% 37.6 GB/s
SC Read 23.7
SC Write 39.2
SC Mixed 32.8
91% 31.9 GB/s
Latency 44.4
90% 44.4 ns
Poor: 68%
This bench: 107%
Great: 129%
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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 PRIME Z390-A Builds (Compare 8,780 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 106%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 136%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 109%
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Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z390-A - $183

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $1,148
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