Asrock Z390 Steel Legend

Performance Results

Gaming 95%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop 106%
Workstation 89%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (36th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 64 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 99.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics94.2% 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 Drive138% 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.
MotherboardAsrock Z390 Steel Legend  (all builds)
Memory10.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190506
Uptime0.7 Days
Run DateSep 24 '19 at 01:07
Run Duration125 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing below expectations (36th 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-$360
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.55 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
99.8% Outstanding
1-Core 143
2-Core 286
101% 215 Pts
4-Core 567
8-Core 984
97% 776 Pts
64-Core 1,066
72% 1,066 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 99.8%
Great: 109%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060S (Super)-$400
Zotac(19DA 6520) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 436.30
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
94.2% Outstanding
Lighting 232
Reflection 227
Parallax 244
61% 234 fps
MRender 352
Gravity 319
Splatting 226
96% 299 fps
Poor: 89%
This bench: 94.2%
Great: 105%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Transcend TS256GMTE220S 256GB
155GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S0328C
SusWrite @10s intervals: 283 225 267 267 269 267 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
138% Outstanding
Read 1,781
Write 493
Mixed 227
SusWrite 263
149% 691 MB/s
4K Read 43.2
4K Write 55.3
4K Mixed 31
134% 43.2 MB/s
DQ Read 17.2
DQ Write 450
DQ Mixed 486
301% 318 MB/s
Poor: 143%
This bench: 138%
Great: 282%
Seagate ST2000DM005-2CW102 2TB
914GB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 148 148 153 154 150 152 MB/s
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
75.5% Very good
Read 113
Write 126
Mixed 72.2
SusWrite 151
85% 115 MB/s
4K Read 1.5
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 0
72% 0.67 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 75.5%
Great: 87%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z RGB DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$100
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (23rd percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
71.5% Very good
MC Read 27.5
MC Write 26.8
MC Mixed 20.6
71% 25 GB/s
SC Read 17.2
SC Write 26.1
SC Mixed 22.3
62% 21.9 GB/s
Latency 62.2
64% 62.2 ns
Poor: 61%
This bench: 71.5%
Great: 109%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z390 Steel Legend Builds (Compare 492 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 107%
Desktop 117%
Workstation 100%

Motherboard: Asrock Z390 Steel Legend

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 69% - Good Total price: $975
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