Asus PRIME Z390-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 125%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 143%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 127%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (67th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 33 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 113%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics134% 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 Drive54.6% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
High background CPU (26%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z390-A  (all builds)
Memory11.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190606
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 17 '19 at 19:54
Run Duration170 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 26%

 PC Performing above expectations (67th 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 5.1 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
113% Outstanding
1-Core 162
2-Core 324
114% 243 Pts
4-Core 642
8-Core 1,179
113% 911 Pts
64-Core 1,174
79% 1,174 Pts
Poor: 82%
This bench: 113%
Great: 109%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$808
CLim: 1923 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 441.20
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
134% Outstanding
Lighting 514
Reflection 450
Parallax 608
135% 524 fps
MRender 257
Gravity 517
Splatting 285
134% 353 fps
Poor: 119%
This bench: 134%
Great: 146%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow V300 120GB-$70
18GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 583ABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 61 29 56 59 70 62 MB/s
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
54.6% Above average
Read 222
Write 124
Mixed 159
SusWrite 56
31% 140 MB/s
4K Read 25.4
4K Write 111
4K Mixed 24.1
128% 53.4 MB/s
DQ Read 77.8
DQ Write 121
DQ Mixed 102
76% 100 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 54.6%
Great: 75%
Adata XPG SX8200 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB-$50
147GB free
Firmware: 42B2S7JA Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 413 229 237 237 238 237 MB/s
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
251% Outstanding
Read 2,689
Write 1,184
Mixed 1,265
SusWrite 265
297% 1,351 MB/s
4K Read 66.3
4K Write 160
4K Mixed 85.5
295% 104 MB/s
DQ Read 810
DQ Write 799
DQ Mixed 478
449% 696 MB/s
Poor: 147%
This bench: 251%
Great: 284%
Seagate ST500LM012 HN-M500MBB 500GB
311GB free
Firmware: 2BA30001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 91 100 99 99 99 99 MB/s
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
46.8% Average
Read 64.8
Write 70.2
Mixed 46.5
SusWrite 98
51% 69.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 1
160% 1 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 46.8%
Great: 60%
WD Blue 2TB (2015)-$60
1.5TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 136 142 146 145 146 145 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
85.3% Excellent
Read 154
Write 136
Mixed 90.3
SusWrite 143
96% 131 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 1
194% 1.5 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 85.3%
Great: 87%
Toshiba P300 1TB-$47
420GB free
Firmware: MS2OA8J0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 140 142 136 148 149 150 MB/s
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
84.7% Excellent
Read 151
Write 141
Mixed 39
SusWrite 144
86% 119 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.7
157% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 84.7%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMK8GX4M2A2400C16 CM4X4GF2400C16K4 CM4X4GF2400C16K4 CMK8GX4M2A2400C16 16GB
2666, 2666, 2666, 2666 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
86.8% Excellent
MC Read 32.3
MC Write 33.1
MC Mixed 26.1
87% 30.5 GB/s
SC Read 20.2
SC Write 34.8
SC Mixed 27.2
78% 27.4 GB/s
Latency 59.9
67% 59.9 ns
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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 13,251 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 - $180

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 75% - Very good Total price: $1,137
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