Asus PRIME Z390-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 182%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 105%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 179%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (64th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 36 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 102%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics179% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive301% 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)
Memory27.8 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190129
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 08 '20 at 21:28
Run Duration261 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU5%
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 PC Performing above expectations (64th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i9-9900K-$369
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.7 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Memory 96.5
1-Core 145
2-Core 289
100% 177 Pts
4-Core 579
8-Core 1,018
100% 798 Pts
64-Core 1,486
100% 1,486 Pts
Poor: 86%
This bench: 102%
Great: 104%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-Ti-$1,376
CLim: 2190 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 441.66
Performing below potential (58th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
179% Outstanding
Lighting 219
Reflection 221
Parallax 218
177% 219 fps
MRender 265
Gravity 219
Splatting 132
182% 206 fps
Poor: 143%
This bench: 179%
Great: 197%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$269
383GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B2QEXP7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1402 1180 1115 1112 1107 1068 MB/s
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
301% Outstanding
Read 2,429
Write 2,026
Mixed 1,463
SusWrite 1,164
396% 1,770 MB/s
4K Read 53
4K Write 137
4K Mixed 74.8
249% 88.2 MB/s
DQ Read 1,523
DQ Write 961
DQ Mixed 1,132
874% 1,205 MB/s
Poor: 226%
This bench: 301%
Great: 409%
WD WD1001FALS-41Y6A1 1TB
329GB free
Firmware: 05.03D06
SusWrite @10s intervals: 123 127 126 126 126 127 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
75.3% Very good
Read 136
Write 121
Mixed 83.2
SusWrite 126
86% 117 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 0.9
199% 1.53 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 75.3%
Great: 75%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 3TB-$90
16GB free
Firmware: CC26
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 198
Write 151
Mixed 83.2
106% 144 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.8
150% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 57% Great: 115%
Hitachi HDS722020ALA330 2TB
435GB free, PID ce17
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 42 42 42 42 42 42 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
19% Very poor
Read 39.2
Write 41.2
Mixed 32.5
SusWrite 41.8
53% 38.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.9
77% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 12%
This bench: 19%
Great: 19%
ST4000DM 005-2DP166 4TB
1.5TB free, PID 0567
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 137 146 146 145 146 144 MB/s
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
60.7% Good
Read 154
Write 112
Mixed 86.2
SusWrite 144
163% 124 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.8
104% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 17%
This bench: 60.7%
Great: 69%
WDC WD20 02FAEX-007BA0 2TB
133GB free, PID 0567
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 117 118 117 117 118 117 MB/s
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
42.2% Average
Read 74.2
Write 74
Mixed 76
SusWrite 118
120% 85.4 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.9
96% 1.3 MB/s
Poor: 11%
This bench: 42.2%
Great: 55%
WDC WD40 EFRX-68N32N0 4TB
423GB free, PID 0567
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 0.9 0.6 0.8 0.9 1 11 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
24.3% Poor
Read 109
Write 108
Mixed 94.5
SusWrite 2.5
101% 78.6 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 1.1
126% 1.57 MB/s
Poor: 16%
This bench: 24.3%
Great: 68%
WDC WD40 EFRX-68N32N0 4TB
421GB free, PID 0567
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 118 119 118 118 119 117 MB/s
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
49.1% Average
Read 106
Write 107
Mixed 93.5
SusWrite 118
146% 106 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 1
123% 1.53 MB/s
Poor: 16%
This bench: 49.1%
Great: 68%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMW16GX4M2C3600C18 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
110% Outstanding
MC Read 41.9
MC Write 43.5
MC Mixed 32.3
112% 39.2 GB/s
SC Read 22.2
SC Write 48.1
SC Mixed 31
96% 33.8 GB/s
Latency 52.3
76% 52.3 ns
Poor: 68%
This bench: 110%
Great: 133%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME Z390-A Builds (Compare 33,160 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 116%
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Desktop
Desktop 101%
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Workstation
Workstation 110%
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Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z390-A - $160

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $1,204
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