Asus PRIME Z390-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 117%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 156%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 120%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (85th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 15 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 101%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics116% 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 Drive323% 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)
Memory13.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200221
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 23 '20 at 15:10
Run Duration201 Seconds
Run User PRT-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (85th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-9600K-$199
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Memory 97.3
1-Core 139
2-Core 280
98% 172 Pts
4-Core 562
8-Core 804
88% 683 Pts
64-Core 807
54% 807 Pts
Poor: 87%
This bench: 101%
Great: 105%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070S (Super)-$500
Asus(1043 8727) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2175 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 445.87
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
116% Outstanding
Lighting 491
Reflection 380
Parallax 508
129% 460 fps
MRender 388
Gravity 396
Splatting 249
116% 344 fps
Poor: 101%
This bench: 116%
Great: 120%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$125
391GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2299 824 796 814 812 826 MB/s
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
323% Outstanding
Read 2,647
Write 2,413
Mixed 1,934
SusWrite 1,062
451% 2,014 MB/s
4K Read 62.2
4K Write 133
4K Mixed 82.5
270% 92.5 MB/s
DQ Read 1,631
DQ Write 1,425
DQ Mixed 1,471
1,118% 1,509 MB/s
Poor: 217%
This bench: 323%
Great: 334%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$40
930GB free
Firmware: 03.01A03
SusWrite @10s intervals: 183 182 181 182 181 180 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
111% Outstanding
Read 205
Write 173
Mixed 109
SusWrite 182
123% 167 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 1.1
223% 1.63 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 111%
Great: 108%
Generic Flash Disk 4GB
4GB free, PID 6387
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 4.2 4.5 4.5 4.8 5.3 4.9 MB/s
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
4.82% Terrible
Read 17.4
Write 4.7
Mixed 2.7
SusWrite 4.7
8% 7.38 MB/s
4K Read 5.4
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
20% 1.8 MB/s
Poor: 2%
This bench: 4.82%
Great: 7%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
103% Outstanding
MC Read 41.4
MC Write 40.7
MC Mixed 27.7
105% 36.6 GB/s
SC Read 21
SC Write 38.6
SC Mixed 30.9
86% 30.2 GB/s
Latency 48.9
82% 48.9 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 103%
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 22,211 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 107%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 135%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 115%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z390-A - $214

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $1,184
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