Asus PRIME Z390-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 118%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 100%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 110%
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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 98%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics117% 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 Drive201% 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 (17%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z390-A  (all builds)
Memory12.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.4 GHz
DisplayЦвета: 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200921
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 21 '20 at 21:11
Run Duration208 Seconds
Run User PRT-User
Background CPU 17%
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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 i7-9700K-$290
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
98% Outstanding
Memory 95.6
1-Core 135
2-Core 270
95% 167 Pts
4-Core 538
8-Core 1,030
97% 784 Pts
64-Core 993
67% 993 Pts
Poor: 86%
This bench: 98%
Great: 104%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070S (Super)-$510
MSI(1462 3860) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2265 MHz, MLim: 3580 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 457.30
Performing below potential (44th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
117% Outstanding
Lighting 140
Reflection 146
Parallax 123
113% 136 fps
MRender 194
Gravity 143
Splatting 117
121% 151 fps
Poor: 106%
This bench: 117%
Great: 128%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue SN550 NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$60
377GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 211070WD Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 881 424 426 425 426 428 MB/s
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
201% Outstanding
Read 1537
Write 1,446
Mixed 1,183
SusWrite 502
261% 1,167 MB/s
4K Read 34.1
4K Write 153
4K Mixed 56.6
205% 81.2 MB/s
DQ Read 1,078
DQ Write 965
DQ Mixed 880
699% 974 MB/s
Poor: 155%
This bench: 201%
Great: 237%
Kioxia-exceria SSD 500GB
250GB free
Firmware: ECFA12.7
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1530 1549 1270 709 714 709 MB/s
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
216% Outstanding
Read 946
Write 1,384
Mixed 1,119
SusWrite 1,080
257% 1,132 MB/s
4K Read 32.2
4K Write 131
4K Mixed 50.9
183% 71.4 MB/s
DQ Read 1,398
DQ Write 1,110
DQ Mixed 1,187
906% 1,232 MB/s
Poor: 132%
This bench: 216%
Great: 239%
TOSHIBA External USB 3.0 1TB
839GB free, PID 0901
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 133 139 139 139 139 136 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
56.3% Above average
Read 140
Write 132
Mixed 21.1
SusWrite 137
140% 108 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.5
87% 1.27 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 56.3%
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 @ 3400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
114% Outstanding
MC Read 43.4
MC Write 45.6
MC Mixed 34.1
117% 41 GB/s
SC Read 21.4
SC Write 47.6
SC Mixed 32.1
96% 33.7 GB/s
Latency 55.3
72% 55.3 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 114%
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 24,951 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 117%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 110%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z390-A - $172

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