Asus PRIME Z390-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 51%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 51%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (29th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 71 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 75.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics63.6% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive93.5% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
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.
High background CPU (26%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z390-A  (all builds)
Memory3.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191126
Uptime7.1 Days
Run DateNov 25 '20 at 09:51
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User NZL-User
Background CPU 26%
Watch Gameplay: 2060S + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing below expectations (29th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i9-9900KF
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (0th percentile)
75.8% Very good
Memory 82.8
1-Core 99.3
2-Core 197
74% 126 Pts
4-Core 370
8-Core 686
66% 528 Pts
64-Core 1148
77% 1148 Pts
Poor: 87%
This bench: 75.8%
Great: 105%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060S (Super)-$480
Gigabyte(1458 4009) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2175 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 457.30
Relative performance (0th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
63.6% Good
Lighting 77.8
Reflection 75.8
Parallax 80
63% 77.9 fps
MRender 110
Gravity 74.3
Splatting 69.5
64% 84.5 fps
Poor: 89%
This bench: 63.6%
Great: 106%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 EVO M.2 500GB
73GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT24B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 348 338 333 329 314 311 MB/s
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
93.5% Outstanding
Read 449
Write 344
Mixed 267
SusWrite 329
78% 347 MB/s
4K Read 25.8
4K Write 83.4
4K Mixed 35.7
129% 48.3 MB/s
DQ Read 375
DQ Write 332
DQ Mixed 263
222% 323 MB/s
Poor: 79%
This bench: 93.5%
Great: 129%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$32
454GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 152 156 155 155 154 154 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 204
Write 175
Mixed 121
SusWrite 154
120% 163 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.8
4K Mixed 1.2
231% 1.7 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 103%
Great: 110%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance RGB PRO DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$95
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
60.8% Good
MC Read 25.1
MC Write 21.9
MC Mixed 19.1
63% 22 GB/s
SC Read 13.8
SC Write 14.4
SC Mixed 17
43% 15.1 GB/s
Latency 75.4
53% 75.4 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 60.8%
Great: 106%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME Z390-A Builds (Compare 24,626 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 118%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 111%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z390-A - $172

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $1,212
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