Asus ROG STRIX Z390-E GAMING

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU, HDD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (10th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 90 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 good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 77.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Boot Drive179% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (12%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
1 month ago, 1 month ago.
MotherboardAsus ROG STRIX Z390-E GAMING  (all builds)
Memory12.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190902
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 10 '19 at 01:30
Run Duration109 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 12%

 PC Performing way below expectations (10th 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-$485
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
77.5% Very good
1-Core 111
2-Core 219
78% 165 Pts
4-Core 441
8-Core 796
77% 618 Pts
64-Core 1,106
74% 1,106 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 77.5%
Great: 108%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel 660p NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$110
758GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 002C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 627 434 100 100 105 100 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
179% Outstanding
Read 1,395
Write 1,490
Mixed 1,034
SusWrite 244
233% 1,041 MB/s
4K Read 50.1
4K Write 140
4K Mixed 69.3
239% 86.5 MB/s
DQ Read 633
DQ Write 905
DQ Mixed 270
344% 603 MB/s
Poor: 145%
This bench: 179%
Great: 269%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Patriot 4133 C19 Series 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
68.3% Good
MC Read 27.2
MC Write 25.2
MC Mixed 19.8
69% 24.1 GB/s
SC Read 15.8
SC Write 24.4
SC Mixed 19.1
56% 19.8 GB/s
Latency 63.8
63% 63.8 ns
Poor: 68%
This bench: 68.3%
Great: 136%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical ROG STRIX Z390-E GAMING Builds (Compare 20,294 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 114%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 136%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 113%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus ROG STRIX Z390-E GAMING - $245

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 60% - Above average Total price: $1,484
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