Asus PRIME Z390-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 119%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 149%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 104%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (77th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 23 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 111%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics118% 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 Drive281% 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
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z390-A  (all builds)
Memory13.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191126
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 19 '20 at 21:45
Run Duration133 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing above expectations (77th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i5-9600K-$210
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.9 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
111% Outstanding
1-Core 160
2-Core 317
112% 239 Pts
4-Core 631
8-Core 864
97% 747 Pts
64-Core 872
58% 872 Pts
Poor: 82%
This bench: 111%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$540
Gigabyte(1458 36FD) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2037 MHz, MLim: 2701 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 441.87
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
118% Outstanding
Lighting 476
Reflection 409
Parallax 477
125% 454 fps
MRender 253
Gravity 449
Splatting 267
119% 323 fps
Poor: 92%
This bench: 118%
Great: 115%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$90
102GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 572 341 339 335 321 319 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
281% Outstanding
Read 2,520
Write 1,468
Mixed 1,065
SusWrite 371
299% 1,356 MB/s
4K Read 67
4K Write 203
4K Mixed 94.7
330% 122 MB/s
DQ Read 979
DQ Write 1,509
DQ Mixed 1,012
831% 1,167 MB/s
Poor: 161%
This bench: 281%
Great: 275%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 1TB-$50
196GB free
Firmware: JC4B
SusWrite @10s intervals: 76 81 80 80 81 80 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
43% Average
Read 70
Write 74
Mixed 55.7
SusWrite 79.7
52% 69.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 0.9
4K Mixed 0.8
139% 0.83 MB/s
Poor: 28%
This bench: 43%
Great: 69%
Seagate FireCuda SSHD 2TB (2016)-$90
573GB free
Firmware: CC41
SusWrite @10s intervals: 156 155 153 155 155 156 MB/s
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
85.5% Excellent
Read 142
Write 140
Mixed 28.5
SusWrite 155
84% 116 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 5.2
4K Mixed 1.9
353% 2.73 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 85.5%
Great: 110%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
109% Outstanding
MC Read 42.6
MC Write 43.4
MC Mixed 28.9
109% 38.3 GB/s
SC Read 24.4
SC Write 44.1
SC Mixed 32
96% 33.5 GB/s
Latency 46.5
86% 46.5 ns
Poor: 59%
This bench: 109%
Great: 105%
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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 16,728 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 107%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 134%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 110%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z390-A - $172

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $1,139
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