Asus PRIME Z390-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 121%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 106%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 117%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (74th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 26 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 105%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics112% 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 Drive211% 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)
Memory11.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
DisplayЦвета: 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200921
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 22 '20 at 20:06
Run Duration203 Seconds
Run User PRT-User
Background CPU9%
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 PC Performing above expectations (74th 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 (96th percentile)
105% Outstanding
Memory 94.6
1-Core 156
2-Core 312
105% 188 Pts
4-Core 614
8-Core 1,191
112% 903 Pts
64-Core 1213
81% 1213 Pts
Poor: 86%
This bench: 105%
Great: 104%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070S (Super)-$510
MSI(1462 3860) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2205 MHz, MLim: 3550 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 457.30
Performing below potential (20th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
112% Outstanding
Lighting 134
Reflection 140
Parallax 118
108% 131 fps
MRender 191
Gravity 137
Splatting 109
117% 146 fps
Poor: 106%
This bench: 112%
Great: 128%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue SN550 NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$60
408GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 211070WD Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 731 438 425 426 427 428 MB/s
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
211% Outstanding
Read 1,680
Write 1,552
Mixed 1,259
SusWrite 479
278% 1,243 MB/s
4K Read 49.2
4K Write 133
4K Mixed 59.7
222% 80.7 MB/s
DQ Read 1,100
DQ Write 1,019
DQ Mixed 959
747% 1,026 MB/s
Poor: 155%
This bench: 211%
Great: 237%
Kioxia-exceria SSD 500GB
340GB free
Firmware: ECFA12.7
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1541 1541 1269 722 721 723 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
233% Outstanding
Read 1,191
Write 1,330
Mixed 1,250
SusWrite 1,086
274% 1,214 MB/s
4K Read 43.7
4K Write 112
4K Mixed 58.4
200% 71.4 MB/s
DQ Read 1,397
DQ Write 1,163
DQ Mixed 1,206
924% 1,255 MB/s
Poor: 132%
This bench: 233%
Great: 239%
TOSHIBA External USB 3.0 1TB
839GB free, PID 0901
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 138 139 137 139 139 139 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
52.9% Above average
Read 144
Write 141
Mixed 20
SusWrite 138
144% 111 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 0.5
39% 0.77 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 52.9%
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)
108% Outstanding
MC Read 41.5
MC Write 42.8
MC Mixed 32.6
111% 39 GB/s
SC Read 19.9
SC Write 44.5
SC Mixed 29.9
90% 31.4 GB/s
Latency 58.2
69% 58.2 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 108%
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 24,945 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 117%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
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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