Asus PRIME Z390-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 116%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 109%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (66th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 34 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 95.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
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 Drive228% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia 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)
Memory28.7 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200221
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 04 '20 at 03:48
Run Duration240 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU9%
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 PC Performing above expectations (66th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-8700K-$300
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.75 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
95.6% Outstanding
Memory 95.8
1-Core 146
2-Core 283
100% 175 Pts
4-Core 513
8-Core 900
89% 706 Pts
64-Core 1,117
75% 1,117 Pts
Poor: 82%
This bench: 95.6%
Great: 104%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070-$443
CLim: 2235 MHz, MLim: 3825 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 451.67
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
118% Outstanding
Lighting 426
Reflection 338
Parallax 430
112% 398 fps
MRender 398
Gravity 406
Splatting 235
119% 346 fps
Poor: 95%
This bench: 118%
Great: 118%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$65
174GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 618 469 412 413 412 412 MB/s
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
228% Outstanding
Read 1,989
Write 2,099
Mixed 1,281
SusWrite 456
326% 1,456 MB/s
4K Read 56.2
4K Write 130
4K Mixed 75.4
250% 87.1 MB/s
DQ Read 1,013
DQ Write 886
DQ Mixed 1,002
737% 967 MB/s
Poor: 164%
This bench: 228%
Great: 286%
Samsung 850 Evo 1TB-$250
455GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 483 484 483 483 482 486 MB/s
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
121% Outstanding
Read 500
Write 466
Mixed 406
SusWrite 484
105% 464 MB/s
4K Read 43.6
4K Write 82.8
4K Mixed 54.3
180% 60.2 MB/s
DQ Read 376
DQ Write 331
DQ Mixed 352
264% 353 MB/s
Poor: 84%
This bench: 121%
Great: 133%
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$67
458GB free
Firmware: RVT04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 483 484 483 482 420 292 MB/s
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
115% Outstanding
Read 511
Write 484
Mixed 448
SusWrite 441
106% 471 MB/s
4K Read 39.3
4K Write 82.8
4K Mixed 49.5
167% 57.2 MB/s
DQ Read 376
DQ Write 330
DQ Mixed 350
263% 352 MB/s
Poor: 77%
This bench: 115%
Great: 129%
Crucial MX500 2TB-$215
1.5TB free
Firmware: M3CR023
SusWrite @10s intervals: 462 464 463 460 459 461 MB/s
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
112% Outstanding
Read 504
Write 439
Mixed 407
SusWrite 462
102% 453 MB/s
4K Read 33.7
4K Write 78.4
4K Mixed 48.2
154% 53.4 MB/s
DQ Read 380
DQ Write 328
DQ Mixed 280
230% 329 MB/s
Poor: 75%
This bench: 112%
Great: 124%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$68
1TB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 170 179 176 179 177 184 MB/s
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
104% Outstanding
Read 186
Write 142
Mixed 76.2
SusWrite 178
106% 146 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.6
132% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 104%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C16 4x8GB-$170
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3203 MHz
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
98.6% Outstanding
MC Read 37.4
MC Write 38.4
MC Mixed 27.7
99% 34.5 GB/s
SC Read 20.8
SC Write 45.4
SC Mixed 30.4
92% 32.2 GB/s
Latency 54.7
73% 54.7 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 98.6%
Great: 114%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME Z390-A Builds (Compare 13,712 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 112%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 106%
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Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z390-A - $170

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 70% - Good Total price: $1,153
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Intel Core i7-9700K $300Nvidia RTX 2070S (Super) $500Samsung 860 Evo 250GB $43
HDDRAMUSB
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