Asus PRIME Z390-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 120%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 107%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (51st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 49 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 88.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics133% 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 Drive114% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Sub-optimal background CPU (11%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z390-A  (all builds)
Memory27.3 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190606
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 17 '19 at 02:19
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 11%
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 PC Performing as expected (51st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-9700K-$260
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
88.6% Excellent
Memory 94.7
1-Core 112
2-Core 222
84% 143 Pts
4-Core 444
8-Core 794
77% 619 Pts
64-Core 819
55% 819 Pts
Poor: 86%
This bench: 88.6%
Great: 105%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-$698
Gigabyte(1458 37C5) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 430.86
Performing below potential (47th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
133% Outstanding
Lighting 166
Reflection 163
Parallax 156
137% 161 fps
MRender 182
Gravity 145
Splatting 111
104% 146 fps
Poor: 113%
This bench: 133%
Great: 148%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$53
391GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 300 299 358 359 359 360 MB/s
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
114% Outstanding
Read 508
Write 475
Mixed 442
SusWrite 339
99% 441 MB/s
4K Read 41.1
4K Write 96.3
4K Mixed 55.4
184% 64.3 MB/s
DQ Read 379
DQ Write 337
DQ Mixed 355
267% 357 MB/s
Poor: 76%
This bench: 114%
Great: 130%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2018)-$52
2TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 196 194 215 219 218 219 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 59% Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance RGB PRO DDR4 3200 C16 2x16GB-$130
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
103% Outstanding
MC Read 40.3
MC Write 40.1
MC Mixed 32.6
108% 37.7 GB/s
SC Read 19.3
SC Write 37.9
SC Mixed 27.1
80% 28.1 GB/s
Latency 57.8
69% 57.8 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 103%
Great: 108%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME Z390-A Builds (Compare 19,392 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 123%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 116%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z390-A - $161

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 76% - Very good Total price: $1,139
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