Asus PRIME Z390-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 76%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (22nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 78 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 85.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics86.1% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive256% 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.
High background CPU (28%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
1 month ago, 23 days ago.
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z390-A  (all builds)
Memory8 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200221
Uptime2.1 Days
Run DateOct 22 '20 at 06:01
Run Duration112 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 28%
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 PC Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-9700K-$260
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
85.9% Excellent
Memory 86.4
1-Core 100
2-Core 228
79% 138 Pts
4-Core 458
8-Core 823
80% 641 Pts
64-Core 810
54% 810 Pts
Poor: 86%
This bench: 85.9%
Great: 105%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060-$338
CLim: 2160 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 456.71
Performing below potential (16th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
86.1% Excellent
Lighting 107
Reflection 106
Parallax 105
88% 106 fps
MRender 123
Gravity 90.1
Splatting 79.7
70% 97.6 fps
Poor: 83%
This bench: 86.1%
Great: 100%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial P1 3D NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$95
586GB free (System drive)
Firmware: P3CR021 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 943 1181 1458 1515 1510 1172 MB/s
Performing as expected (60th percentile)
256% Outstanding
Read 1,554
Write 1,479
Mixed 1,165
SusWrite 1,296
309% 1,374 MB/s
4K Read 52.3
4K Write 120
4K Mixed 68.3
230% 80.2 MB/s
DQ Read 918
DQ Write 1,036
DQ Mixed 312
419% 755 MB/s
Poor: 142%
This bench: 256%
Great: 314%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3600 C18 2x8GB-$67
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
62.1% Good
MC Read 26
MC Write 20.9
MC Mixed 19.2
63% 22 GB/s
SC Read 12.7
SC Write 19.7
SC Mixed 19.6
50% 17.3 GB/s
Latency 70.9
56% 70.9 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 62.1%
Great: 113%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME Z390-A Builds (Compare 19,570 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 123%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 116%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z390-A - $177

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 76% - Very good Total price: $1,155
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