Asus PRIME Z390-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 101%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 107%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 108%
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 108%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics98.1% 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 Drive108% 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.
Memory64GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 64GB 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z390-A  (all builds)
Memory58.2 GB free of 64 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190410
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 14 '19 at 13:55
Run Duration141 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU8%

 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-$522
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.95 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
108% Outstanding
1-Core 154
2-Core 308
109% 231 Pts
4-Core 616
8-Core 1,073
106% 844 Pts
64-Core 1,620
109% 1,620 Pts
Poor: 81%
This bench: 108%
Great: 108%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$540
HP(103C 82FA) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 441.20
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
98.1% Outstanding
Lighting 378
Reflection 359
Parallax 416
99% 384 fps
MRender 231
Gravity 366
Splatting 230
98% 276 fps
Poor: 88%
This bench: 98.1%
Great: 114%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Sandisk S3512G 512GB
91GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X6104000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 441 401 252 382 195 161 MB/s
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
108% Outstanding
Read 502
Write 477
Mixed 368
SusWrite 305
93% 413 MB/s
4K Read 37.9
4K Write 103
4K Mixed 48.4
174% 63.2 MB/s
DQ Read 376
DQ Write 322
DQ Mixed 278
228% 326 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 108%
Great: 118%
WDC WDBNCE0010PNC 1TB
416GB free
Firmware: 401000WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 472 466 473 480 480 474 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
120% Outstanding
Read 496
Write 464
Mixed 392
SusWrite 474
103% 456 MB/s
4K Read 39.9
4K Write 103
4K Mixed 50.8
180% 64.7 MB/s
DQ Read 382
DQ Write 323
DQ Mixed 254
217% 320 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 120%
Great: 121%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$37
335GB free
Firmware: CC46
SusWrite @10s intervals: 168 173 175 176 175 175 MB/s
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
80.6% Excellent
Read 108
Write 84
Mixed 76
SusWrite 174
81% 110 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.8
153% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 80.6%
Great: 113%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 4x16GB
4 of 4 slots used
64GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (16th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
72.2% Very good
MC Read 25
MC Write 27.5
MC Mixed 22.5
71% 25 GB/s
SC Read 17.9
SC Write 29.2
SC Mixed 24.3
68% 23.8 GB/s
Latency 66.9
60% 66.9 ns
Poor: 68%
This bench: 72.2%
Great: 118%
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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 18,309 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 107%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 133%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 109%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z390-A - $169

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 75% - Very good Total price: $1,133
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