Asus PRIME Z390-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 112%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 107%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (59th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 41 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 101%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
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 Drive185% 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)
Memory11.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.4 GHz
DisplayЦвета: 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200921
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 22 '20 at 19:30
Run Duration207 Seconds
Run User PRT-User
Background CPU10%
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 PC Performing as expected (59th 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 4.7 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Memory 95.9
1-Core 144
2-Core 287
100% 176 Pts
4-Core 574
8-Core 1,106
104% 840 Pts
64-Core 1120
75% 1120 Pts
Poor: 86%
This bench: 101%
Great: 105%
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 (4th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
107% Outstanding
Lighting 130
Reflection 136
Parallax 116
108% 127 fps
MRender 188
Gravity 131
Splatting 100
105% 140 fps
Poor: 111%
This bench: 107%
Great: 133%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue SN550 NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$55
408GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 211070WD Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 728 423 423 424 424 426 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
185% Outstanding
Read 1,258
Write 1,443
Mixed 1,230
SusWrite 475
248% 1,102 MB/s
4K Read 35.1
4K Write 135
4K Mixed 52.8
192% 74.2 MB/s
DQ Read 1,253
DQ Write 838
DQ Mixed 993
755% 1,028 MB/s
Poor: 157%
This bench: 185%
Great: 239%
Kioxia-exceria SSD 500GB
340GB free
Firmware: ECFA12.7
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1539 1549 1268 716 708 712 MB/s
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
212% Outstanding
Read 1,003
Write 1,327
Mixed 1,134
SusWrite 1,082
258% 1,137 MB/s
4K Read 32
4K Write 106
4K Mixed 49.1
168% 62.4 MB/s
DQ Read 1,341
DQ Write 1,113
DQ Mixed 1,186
899% 1,213 MB/s
Poor: 145%
This bench: 212%
Great: 237%
TOSHIBA External USB 3.0 1TB
839GB free, PID 0901
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 133 138 139 139 139 138 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
53.2% Above average
Read 145
Write 137
Mixed 43.7
SusWrite 138
152% 116 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 0.6
4K Mixed 0.5
43% 0.83 MB/s
Poor: 12%
This bench: 53.2%
Great: 52%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$64
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 34.3
117% 41.1 GB/s
SC Read 21.7
SC Write 49
SC Mixed 32.3
98% 34.3 GB/s
Latency 54.3
74% 54.3 ns
Poor: 61%
This bench: 114%
Great: 109%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME Z390-A Builds (Compare 19,539 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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