Asus PRIME Z390-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 88%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 96%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 75%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (68th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 32 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 95.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics87.6% 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 Drive104% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
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
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190410
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 26 '19 at 00:08
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing above expectations (68th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-9600K-$195
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
95.8% Outstanding
Memory 96.3
1-Core 132
2-Core 258
94% 162 Pts
4-Core 514
8-Core 741
81% 627 Pts
64-Core 738
50% 738 Pts
Poor: 87%
This bench: 95.8%
Great: 104%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060-$334
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 430.86
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
87.6% Excellent
Lighting 352
Reflection 272
Parallax 353
93% 326 fps
MRender 291
Gravity 300
Splatting 195
88% 262 fps
Poor: 78%
This bench: 87.6%
Great: 92%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WDC WDS100T2B0A-00SM50 1TB
863GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 401000WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 397 468 462 475 478 472 MB/s
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
104% Outstanding
Read 453
Write 476
Mixed 378
SusWrite 458
100% 441 MB/s
4K Read 28.9
4K Write 89.6
4K Mixed 39.2
142% 52.6 MB/s
DQ Read 330
DQ Write 306
DQ Mixed 236
200% 291 MB/s
Poor: 76%
This bench: 104%
Great: 121%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance RGB PRO DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$89
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
99% Outstanding
MC Read 40.4
MC Write 36.4
MC Mixed 29
101% 35.3 GB/s
SC Read 21.6
SC Write 37.1
SC Mixed 28.5
83% 29.1 GB/s
Latency 53
76% 53 ns
Poor: 57%
This bench: 99%
Great: 107%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME Z390-A Builds (Compare 11,121 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 113%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 107%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z390-A - $180

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 69% - Good Total price: $1,218
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