Asus PRIME Z390-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 50%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 46%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (20th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 80 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 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 95.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics47.7% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive78.7% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory64GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 64GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Sub-optimal background CPU (12%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
10 days ago, 10 days ago.
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z390-A  (all builds)
Memory55.3 GB free of 64 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190410
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 14 '21 at 16:29
Run Duration125 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 12%
Watch Gameplay: 2070 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing way below expectations (20th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i9-9900K-$380
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 5 cores, 9 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
95.2% Outstanding
Memory 90.4
1-Core 148
2-Core 279
98% 172 Pts
4-Core 537
8-Core 877
90% 707 Pts
64-Core 902
60% 902 Pts
Poor: 87%
This bench: 95.2%
Great: 105%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070-$450
CLim: 2175 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 461.09
Relative performance (0th percentile) - Disable monitor sync before benchmarking (59 fps cap detected)
47.7% Average
Lighting 59.2
Reflection 55.8
Parallax 58.5
48% 57.8 fps
MRender 58.9
Gravity 59
Splatting 56.9
48% 58.3 fps
Poor: 96%
This bench: 47.7%
Great: 117%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 1TB-$108
462GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 364 372 394 382 401 411 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
78.7% Very good
Read 495
Write 402
Mixed 326
SusWrite 388
90% 402 MB/s
4K Read 27
4K Write 28.9
4K Mixed 23.2
86% 26.4 MB/s
DQ Read 308
DQ Write 91.6
DQ Mixed 140
119% 180 MB/s
Poor: 85%
This bench: 78.7%
Great: 134%
Seagate Barracuda Pro 6TB (2016)-$282
2.5TB free
Firmware: DN04
SusWrite @10s intervals: 190 198 203 194 201 204 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 56% Great: 95%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMT64GX4M4K3600C18 4x16GB
4 of 4 slots used
64GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
76.6% Very good
MC Read 27.3
MC Write 28.8
MC Mixed 24.2
76% 26.8 GB/s
SC Read 18.9
SC Write 30.7
SC Mixed 24.6
71% 24.7 GB/s
Latency 66.6
60% 66.6 ns
Poor: 68%
This bench: 76.6%
Great: 134%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME Z390-A Builds (Compare 25,060 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 118%
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Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 111%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z390-A - $172

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $1,205
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