Asus PRIME Z390-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 107%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 100%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 90%
Nuclear submarine
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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 95.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics107% 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 Drive253% 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z390-A  (all builds)
Memory11.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200221
Uptime0.3 Days
Run DateNov 22 '20 at 16:18
Run Duration157 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU7%
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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 i5-9600K-$193
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
95.9% Outstanding
Memory 97.2
1-Core 133
2-Core 257
94% 162 Pts
4-Core 510
8-Core 725
80% 618 Pts
64-Core 728
49% 728 Pts
Poor: 83%
This bench: 95.9%
Great: 104%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060S (Super)-$480
CLim: 2220 MHz, MLim: 3633 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 456.55
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
107% Outstanding
Lighting 131
Reflection 126
Parallax 129
108% 129 fps
MRender 180
Gravity 118
Splatting 105
101% 134 fps
Poor: 93%
This bench: 107%
Great: 109%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Black SN750 NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB (2019)-$62
205GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 102000WD Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1089 828 814 695 722 707 MB/s
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
253% Outstanding
Read 1,878
Write 1,874
Mixed 1,604
SusWrite 809
346% 1,541 MB/s
4K Read 41.7
4K Write 142
4K Mixed 57.4
212% 80.3 MB/s
DQ Read 1,577
DQ Write 1291
DQ Mixed 1,387
1,051% 1,418 MB/s
Poor: 197%
This bench: 253%
Great: 292%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$38
373GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 154 154 153 154 156 155 MB/s
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
87.7% Excellent
Read 151
Write 134
Mixed 69
SusWrite 154
93% 127 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 1.1
222% 1.67 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 87.7%
Great: 109%
Toshiba DT01ACA100 1TB-$35
588GB free
Firmware: MS2OA8K0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 155 149 153 155 156 155 MB/s
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
93.3% Outstanding
Read 172
Write 170
Mixed 20.7
SusWrite 154
93% 129 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.8
171% 1.33 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 93.3%
Great: 108%
WD WD10JPCX-24UE4T0 1TB
186GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 28 40 59 61 66 76 MB/s
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
42.7% Average
Read 93.8
Write 37.5
Mixed 34.7
SusWrite 55
40% 55.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 0.6
4K Mixed 0.4
76% 0.5 MB/s
Poor: 23%
This bench: 42.7%
Great: 64%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance RGB PRO DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$78
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
99.2% Outstanding
MC Read 39.5
MC Write 38.5
MC Mixed 28.2
101% 35.4 GB/s
SC Read 20
SC Write 35.1
SC Mixed 29.5
81% 28.2 GB/s
Latency 49.5
81% 49.5 ns
Poor: 59%
This bench: 99.2%
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 19,827 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 122%
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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