Asus PRIME Z390-A

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 101%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 141%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 120%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (78th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 22 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 108%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics92.3% 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 Drive285% 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
21 days ago, 10 days ago.
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
Uptime1.1 Days
Run DateNov 17 '19 at 06:00
Run Duration143 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (78th 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
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.95 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
108% Outstanding
1-Core 156
2-Core 300
108% 228 Pts
4-Core 619
8-Core 1,166
111% 893 Pts
64-Core 1204
81% 1204 Pts
Poor: 79%
This bench: 108%
Great: 109%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060-$324
CLim: 2250 MHz, MLim: 3750 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 441.20
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
92.3% Outstanding
Lighting 368
Reflection 298
Parallax 365
97% 344 fps
MRender 309
Gravity 316
Splatting 206
92% 277 fps
Poor: 78%
This bench: 92.3%
Great: 91%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$80
252GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 753 597 605 601 589 587 MB/s
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
285% Outstanding
Read 2,361
Write 2,006
Mixed 1,426
SusWrite 622
357% 1,604 MB/s
4K Read 61.8
4K Write 141
4K Mixed 83.2
275% 95.4 MB/s
DQ Read 1,767
DQ Write 1,255
DQ Mixed 1,409
1,080% 1,477 MB/s
Poor: 201%
This bench: 285%
Great: 324%
Adata Ultimate SU800 256GB-$35
238GB free
Firmware: Q0922FS
SusWrite @10s intervals: 331 428 458 446 447 443 MB/s
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 472
Write 436
Mixed 364
SusWrite 426
96% 424 MB/s
4K Read 26.9
4K Write 97
4K Mixed 43.7
148% 55.9 MB/s
DQ Read 212
DQ Write 341
DQ Mixed 232
188% 262 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 103%
Great: 121%
SanDisk Cruzer Glide 16GB
11GB free, PID 5575
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 4.8 5.5 5.4 5.8 5.6 5.4 MB/s
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
10.8% Very poor
Read 25.5
Write 5
Mixed 9
SusWrite 5.4
12% 11.2 MB/s
4K Read 4.1
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 2.6
158% 2.77 MB/s
Poor: 7%
This bench: 10.8%
Great: 16%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance RGB PRO DDR4 3200 C15 2x8GB-$80
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
103% Outstanding
MC Read 41
MC Write 39.9
MC Mixed 28.6
104% 36.5 GB/s
SC Read 22.8
SC Write 39
SC Mixed 31.1
88% 31 GB/s
Latency 47.5
84% 47.5 ns
Poor: 59%
This bench: 103%
Great: 103%
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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 12,979 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 108%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 135%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 111%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z390-A - $103

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 79% - Very good Total price: $1,001
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