Asus ROG STRIX Z390-E GAMING

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 123%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 146%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 131%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (80th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 20 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 112%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics131% 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 Drive288% 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
MotherboardAsus ROG STRIX Z390-E GAMING  (all builds)
Memory9.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180814
Uptime0.4 Days
Run DateAug 19 '19 at 14:05
Run Duration173 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU6%

 PC Performing above expectations (80th 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 5.1 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
112% Outstanding
1-Core 159
2-Core 317
112% 238 Pts
4-Core 634
8-Core 1,228
115% 931 Pts
64-Core 1,228
82% 1,228 Pts
Poor: 79%
This bench: 112%
Great: 110%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-$650
Gigabyte(1458 37B1) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3535 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 411.70
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
131% Outstanding
Lighting 537
Reflection 448
Parallax 524
138% 503 fps
MRender 402
Gravity 461
Splatting 263
121% 375 fps
Poor: 79%
This bench: 131%
Great: 134%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 2TB-$400
1TB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1376 1144 1091 1146 1107 1131 MB/s
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
288% Outstanding
Read 1,975
Write 1,700
Mixed 1,295
SusWrite 1,166
344% 1,534 MB/s
4K Read 47.9
4K Write 131
4K Mixed 64.7
225% 81.1 MB/s
DQ Read 1,710
DQ Write 1,362
DQ Mixed 1574
1,168% 1,549 MB/s
Poor: 207%
This bench: 288%
Great: 364%
Seagate SkyHawk 10TB (2016)-$270
9.5TB free
Firmware: AV01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 233 235 237 241 242 239 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 38% Great: 117%
Seagate IronWolf 10TB (2016)-$250
7TB free
Firmware: SC60
SusWrite @10s intervals: 228 229 228 231 232 231 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 45% Great: 110%
General USB Flash Disk 32GB
28GB free, PID 8005
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 8.6 8.4 8.8 8.3 8.9 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 9.5
Write 8.2
SusWrite 8.5
11% 8.73 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
2% 0.17 MB/s
Poor: 3% Great: 11%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMW16GX4M2C3600C18 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
116% Outstanding
MC Read 45
MC Write 47.4
MC Mixed 31.4
118% 41.3 GB/s
SC Read 23.8
SC Write 49.2
SC Mixed 35.1
103% 36 GB/s
Latency 48.3
83% 48.3 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 116%
Great: 115%
Take a copy of your results

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical ROG STRIX Z390-E GAMING Builds (Compare 13,426 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 114%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 136%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 125%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus ROG STRIX Z390-E GAMING - $235

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 62% - Good Total price: $1,564
The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i5-9400F $140Nvidia GTX 1660 $220Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $70
Intel Core i5-9600K $225Nvidia GTX 1660-Ti $275Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $90
Intel Core i7-9700K $350Nvidia RTX 2060S (Super) $429Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $230
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $44Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $70SanDisk Extreme 64GB $88
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $37G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $500SanDisk Extreme 32GB $48
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $64Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $73SanDisk Extreme 16GB $24
Today's hottest deals
About  •  User Guide  •  FAQs  •  Email  •  Privacy  •  Developer Feedback