Asus PRIME Z390-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 111%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 144%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 129%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (56th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 44 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 100%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics110% 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 Drive303% 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 PRIME Z390-A  (all builds)
Memory12.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190606
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 11 '19 at 22:28
Run Duration188 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing as expected (56th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i9-9900K-$520
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.7 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
100% Outstanding
1-Core 145
2-Core 290
102% 218 Pts
4-Core 565
8-Core 1,044
100% 804 Pts
64-Core 1,502
101% 1,502 Pts
Poor: 79%
This bench: 100%
Great: 108%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070S (Super)-$500
CLim: 2115 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 436.15
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
110% Outstanding
Lighting 460
Reflection 385
Parallax 465
121% 437 fps
MRender 366
Gravity 378
Splatting 238
110% 327 fps
Poor: 100%
This bench: 110%
Great: 120%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$100
406GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1294 1294 822 819 824 819 MB/s
Performing above expectations (60th percentile)
303% Outstanding
Read 2,490
Write 2,277
Mixed 1753
SusWrite 979
419% 1,875 MB/s
4K Read 62.8
4K Write 172
4K Mixed 86.5
297% 107 MB/s
DQ Read 1,271
DQ Write 1,071
DQ Mixed 1,171
877% 1,171 MB/s
Poor: 209%
This bench: 303%
Great: 334%
Samsung 860 Evo 1TB-$145
386GB free
Firmware: RVT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 475 476 473 480 475 474 MB/s
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
122% Outstanding
Read 502
Write 472
Mixed 454
SusWrite 476
107% 476 MB/s
4K Read 38.4
4K Write 106
4K Mixed 53.7
183% 65.9 MB/s
DQ Read 378
DQ Write 339
DQ Mixed 356
268% 358 MB/s
Poor: 81%
This bench: 122%
Great: 135%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance RGB PRO DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$92
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
94.3% Outstanding
MC Read 37.2
MC Write 34.9
MC Mixed 25.9
93% 32.7 GB/s
SC Read 22.3
SC Write 37.7
SC Mixed 31.7
87% 30.6 GB/s
Latency 49.1
82% 49.1 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 94.3%
Great: 108%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME Z390-A Builds (Compare 16,822 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 107%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 134%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 110%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z390-A - $172

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $1,140
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