Asus PRIME Z390-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 126%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 105%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 127%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (67th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 33 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 intensive workstation, and even full-fledged server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 104%, 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 Drive312% 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 VersionAlthough Windows 10 is not the most recent version of Windows, it remains a great option.
Run History
3 years ago, 3 years ago.
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z390-A  (all builds)
Memory25.8 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200604
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateSep 27 '20 at 03:54
Run Duration137 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%
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 PC Performing above expectations (67th percentile)

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

Processor BenchNormalHeavyServer
Intel Core i9-9900K-$409
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.7 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
104% Outstanding
Memory 95.5
1-Core 155
2-Core 263
97% 171 Pts
4-Core 605
8-Core 1,122
103% 863 Pts
64-Core 1,583
98% 1,583 Pts
Poor: 89%
This bench: 104%
Great: 104%
Graphics Card Bench3D DX93D DX103D DX11
AMD RX 5700-XT-$250
Ram: 8GB, Driver: 20.4.2
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
118% Outstanding
Lighting 151
Reflection 120
Parallax 253
123% 175 fps
MRender 119
Gravity 145
Splatting 167
120% 144 fps
Poor: 91%
This bench: 118%
Great: 104%
Drives BenchSequentialRandom 4kDeep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$170
136GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B2Q Max speed: PCIe 16,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2157 2118 1883 725 800 766 MB/s
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
312% Outstanding
Read 2,652
Write 2,130
Mixed 1,242
SusWrite 1408
414% 1858 MB/s
4K Read 53.8
4K Write 131
4K Mixed 70.1
241% 85 MB/s
DQ Read 1,126
DQ Write 934
DQ Mixed 1,012
763% 1,024 MB/s
Poor: 195%
This bench: 312%
Great: 393%
WD Green 1.5TB (2010)-$176
597GB free
Firmware: 51.0AB51
SusWrite @10s intervals: 64 66 66 66 66 66 MB/s
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
36.1% Below average
Read 60
Write 60.9
Mixed 57.2
SusWrite 65.5
45% 60.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.6
131% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 36.1%
Great: 63%
WD Green 2TB (2011)-$60
853GB free
Firmware: 50.0AB50
SusWrite @10s intervals: 90 93 93 94 93 93 MB/s
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
59.8% Above average
Read 116
Write 78.9
Mixed 81.6
SusWrite 92.6
68% 92.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.6
124% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 59.8%
Great: 67%
Memory Kit BenchMulti coreSingle coreLatency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
99.4% Outstanding
MC Read 38.1
MC Write 37.7
MC Mixed 29
100% 34.9 GB/s
SC Read 21.3
SC Write 45
SC Mixed 29.8
92% 32 GB/s
Latency 55.5
72% 55.5 ns
Poor: 67%
This bench: 99.4%
Great: 119%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME Z390-A Builds (Compare 26,740 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings
Gaming
Gaming 144%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 132%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z390-A - $175

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 87% - Excellent Total price: $1,082
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