Asus PRIME Z390-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 117%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 106%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 113%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (69th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 31 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 106%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics108% 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 Drive208% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (12%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z390-A  (all builds)
Memory11.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
DisplayЦвета: 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200921
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 20 '20 at 12:58
Run Duration142 Seconds
Run User PRT-User
Background CPU 12%
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 PC Performing above expectations (69th 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-$290
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 5.1 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
106% Outstanding
Memory 95.4
1-Core 157
2-Core 312
105% 188 Pts
4-Core 624
8-Core 1,196
113% 910 Pts
64-Core 1,225
82% 1,225 Pts
Poor: 86%
This bench: 106%
Great: 104%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070S (Super)-$510
MSI(1462 3860) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2115 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 457.30
Performing below potential (10th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
108% Outstanding
Lighting 130
Reflection 135
Parallax 109
105% 125 fps
MRender 186
Gravity 129
Splatting 102
111% 139 fps
Poor: 106%
This bench: 108%
Great: 128%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue SN550 NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$60
378GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 211070WD Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 795 423 423 425 425 424 MB/s
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
208% Outstanding
Read 1,334
Write 1,236
Mixed 1,028
SusWrite 486
229% 1,021 MB/s
4K Read 48.4
4K Write 153
4K Mixed 67
240% 89.5 MB/s
DQ Read 1,257
DQ Write 1,024
DQ Mixed 1,000
787% 1,094 MB/s
Poor: 155%
This bench: 208%
Great: 237%
Kioxia-exceria SSD 500GB
272GB free
Firmware: ECFA12.7
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1545 1506 921 714 712 701 MB/s
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
221% Outstanding
Read 869
Write 1,126
Mixed 972
SusWrite 1,016
226% 996 MB/s
4K Read 42.8
4K Write 131
4K Mixed 59.5
211% 77.9 MB/s
DQ Read 1,403
DQ Write 1,256
DQ Mixed 1,192
932% 1,284 MB/s
Poor: 132%
This bench: 221%
Great: 239%
TOSHIBA External USB 3.0 1TB
839GB free, PID 0901
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 133 137 139 138 136 138 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
52.6% Above average
Read 145
Write 114
Mixed 20
SusWrite 137
133% 104 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 0.5
39% 0.77 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 52.6%
Great: 53%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$79
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
109% Outstanding
MC Read 41.7
MC Write 42.8
MC Mixed 32.5
111% 39 GB/s
SC Read 21
SC Write 46.4
SC Mixed 30.7
93% 32.7 GB/s
Latency 56
71% 56 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 109%
Great: 108%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME Z390-A Builds (Compare 24,935 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 117%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 101%
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Workstation
Workstation 110%
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Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z390-A - $172

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $1,205
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