Asus PRIME Z390-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 17%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 141%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 84%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (74th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 26 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 94.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics6.41% is a very low 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive319% 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.
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z390-A  (all builds)
Memory9.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colori
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191126
Uptime12.5 Days
Run DateMar 26 '20 at 11:27
Run Duration230 Seconds
Run User ITA-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing above expectations (74th 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 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
94.8% Outstanding
1-Core 139
2-Core 275
98% 207 Pts
4-Core 533
8-Core 738
83% 635 Pts
64-Core 771
52% 771 Pts
Poor: 80%
This bench: 94.8%
Great: 107%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel UHD Graphics 630
Asus(1043 8694) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 26.20.100.7870
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
6.41% Terrible
Lighting 20.3
Reflection 29.1
Parallax 26.4
5% 25.3 fps
MRender 24.8
Gravity 21.2
Splatting 36.8
6% 27.6 fps
Poor: 6%
This bench: 6.41%
Great: 7%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$120
262GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1057 813 800 786 796 789 MB/s
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
319% Outstanding
Read 2,608
Write 2,323
Mixed 1483
SusWrite 840
404% 1,814 MB/s
4K Read 69.5
4K Write 155
4K Mixed 94.2
308% 106 MB/s
DQ Read 1,577
DQ Write 1,443
DQ Mixed 1,553
1,153% 1,524 MB/s
Poor: 212%
This bench: 319%
Great: 336%
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$108
466GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 486 486 487 481 486 487 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
127% Outstanding
Read 502
Write 485
Mixed 390
SusWrite 485
105% 465 MB/s
4K Read 45.5
4K Write 103
4K Mixed 58.6
198% 69 MB/s
DQ Read 376
DQ Write 333
DQ Mixed 353
265% 354 MB/s
Poor: 76%
This bench: 127%
Great: 133%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$66
2TB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 185 195 194 195 195 196 MB/s
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
109% Outstanding
Read 187
Write 151
Mixed 85
SusWrite 193
112% 154 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.7
140% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 109%
Great: 115%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$66
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 181 192 194 191 194 194 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
112% Outstanding
Read 198
Write 123
Mixed 84
SusWrite 191
109% 149 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.7
137% 1 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 112%
Great: 115%
SanDisk Ultra Fit USB 3.0 32GB-$16
27GB free, PID 5583
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 100 19 19 20 20 20 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
41.3% Average
Read 148
Write 99.7
Mixed 107
SusWrite 32.9
121% 96.9 MB/s
4K Read 5.7
4K Write 3.7
4K Mixed 4.3
293% 4.57 MB/s
Poor: 12%
This bench: 41.3%
Great: 39%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$84
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (32nd percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
73.3% Very good
MC Read 29.1
MC Write 26.8
MC Mixed 21.4
74% 25.8 GB/s
SC Read 17.1
SC Write 25.4
SC Mixed 22.5
62% 21.7 GB/s
Latency 61.4
65% 61.4 ns
Poor: 61%
This bench: 73.3%
Great: 109%
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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 18,676 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 107%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 132%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 109%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z390-A - $169

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 74% - Very good Total price: $1,124
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CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i5-9600K $210Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super) $230Crucial MX500 250GB $49
Intel Core i5-9400F $146Nvidia GTX 1650S (Super) $170Samsung 850 Evo 120GB $78
Intel Core i7-9700K $360Nvidia RTX 2070S (Super) $500Samsung 850 Pro 512GB $249
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $37Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $75SanDisk Extreme 64GB $72
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $40Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $84SanDisk Extreme 32GB $46
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $85G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $681SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $16
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