Asus PRIME Z390-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 119%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 104%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 114%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (75th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 25 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 103%, 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 Drive214% 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 (13%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z390-A  (all builds)
Memory12 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 20:54
Run Duration203 Seconds
Run User PRT-User
Background CPU 13%
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 PC Performing above expectations (75th 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 4.9 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
103% Outstanding
Memory 94.2
1-Core 150
2-Core 299
102% 181 Pts
4-Core 600
8-Core 1,162
109% 881 Pts
64-Core 1,155
78% 1,155 Pts
Poor: 86%
This bench: 103%
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 135
Reflection 140
Parallax 119
109% 131 fps
MRender 190
Gravity 136
Splatting 107
116% 144 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: 744 425 428 427 427 428 MB/s
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
214% Outstanding
Read 1,671
Write 1,571
Mixed 1253
SusWrite 480
278% 1,244 MB/s
4K Read 48.4
4K Write 130
4K Mixed 62.8
222% 80.3 MB/s
DQ Read 1,250
DQ Write 981
DQ Mixed 993
776% 1,075 MB/s
Poor: 155%
This bench: 214%
Great: 237%
Kioxia-exceria SSD 500GB
340GB free
Firmware: ECFA12.7
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1538 1545 1279 715 715 715 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
232% Outstanding
Read 1,171
Write 1,438
Mixed 1,259
SusWrite 1,084
280% 1,238 MB/s
4K Read 48.4
4K Write 103
4K Mixed 58.6
203% 70.1 MB/s
DQ Read 1,400
DQ Write 1,129
DQ Mixed 1,199
915% 1,243 MB/s
Poor: 132%
This bench: 232%
Great: 239%
TOSHIBA External USB 3.0 1TB
839GB free, PID 0901
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 133 138 139 139 139 139 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
65% Good
Read 144
Write 139
Mixed 19.9
SusWrite 138
143% 110 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 4.5
4K Mixed 0.4
172% 2.07 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 65%
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 41.6
MC Write 42.8
MC Mixed 32.5
111% 39 GB/s
SC Read 20.8
SC Write 46.2
SC Mixed 31.3
94% 32.8 GB/s
Latency 59.3
67% 59.3 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%
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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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