Asus PRIME Z390M-PLUS

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 131%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 93%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (39th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 61 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 78.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics185% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive134% 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.
Very high background CPU (49%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z390M-PLUS  (all builds)
Memory27.5 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190322
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 16 '19 at 08:28
Run Duration153 Seconds
Run User SGP-User
Background CPU 49%

 PC Performing below expectations (39th 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-$369
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
78.6% Very good
1-Core 118
2-Core 234
83% 176 Pts
4-Core 430
8-Core 967
84% 699 Pts
64-Core 953
64% 953 Pts
Poor: 79%
This bench: 78.6%
Great: 109%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-Ti-$1,090
Zotac(19DA 5513) ≥ 4GB; zotac nvidia rtx 2080 ti amp extreme core
CLim: 2190 MHz, MLim: 3600 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 441.20
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
185% Outstanding
Lighting 684
Reflection 602
Parallax 747
180% 677 fps
MRender 555
Gravity 658
Splatting 321
187% 511 fps
Poor: 149%
This bench: 185%
Great: 196%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Lexar 1TB SSD 1TB
687GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S0614B0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 298 242 233 304 377 447 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
134% Outstanding
Read 1,480
Write 1430
Mixed 302
SusWrite 317
195% 882 MB/s
4K Read 42.7
4K Write 60.5
4K Mixed 15.8
117% 39.7 MB/s
DQ Read 883
DQ Write 117
DQ Mixed 198
222% 399 MB/s
Poor: 120%
This bench: 134%
Great: 244%
SanDisk Ultra 3D 1TB-$108
250GB free
Firmware: X61170RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 418 321 331 419 430 429 MB/s
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
98% Outstanding
Read 448
Write 451
Mixed 332
SusWrite 391
91% 406 MB/s
4K Read 23.8
4K Write 80.9
4K Mixed 40.3
130% 48.3 MB/s
DQ Read 372
DQ Write 313
DQ Mixed 258
216% 314 MB/s
Poor: 72%
This bench: 98%
Great: 123%
HP S700 1TB
812GB free
Firmware: R0522A1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 398 359 437 449 451 449 MB/s
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
90.3% Outstanding
Read 486
Write 430
Mixed 376
SusWrite 424
96% 429 MB/s
4K Read 22.6
4K Write 87
4K Mixed 27.9
116% 45.8 MB/s
DQ Read 125
DQ Write 314
DQ Mixed 39.3
82% 159 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 90.3%
Great: 99%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMW16GX4M2Z3600C18 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2666 MHz
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
84.5% Excellent
MC Read 31
MC Write 33.2
MC Mixed 28.4
88% 30.9 GB/s
SC Read 16.1
SC Write 29
SC Mixed 21.5
63% 22.2 GB/s
Latency 68.2
59% 68.2 ns
Poor: 77%
This bench: 84.5%
Great: 122%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME Z390M-PLUS Builds (Compare 1,036 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 90%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 127%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 83%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z390M-PLUS

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 80% - Excellent Total price: $663
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