Asus PRIME Z390-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 38%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 36%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (7th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 93 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 brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 82.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics41.5% 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 Drive53.8% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
Very high background CPU (45%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
6 months ago, 6 months ago.
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z390-A  (all builds)
Memory4.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190318
Uptime1.2 Days
Run DateFeb 05 '21 at 01:59
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 45%
Watch Gameplay: 580 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-8700K-$300
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
82.5% Excellent
Memory 87.1
1-Core 124
2-Core 235
86% 149 Pts
4-Core 419
8-Core 664
69% 542 Pts
64-Core 1,006
68% 1,006 Pts
Poor: 80%
This bench: 82.5%
Great: 102%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 580-$220
CLim: 1366 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 20.11.2
Performing below potential (1st percentile) - GPU OC Guide
41.5% Average
Lighting 47.3
Reflection 45.6
Parallax 66.1
38% 53 fps
MRender 50.9
Gravity 57.2
Splatting 40.8
45% 49.6 fps
Poor: 48%
This bench: 41.5%
Great: 60%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 QVO 1TB-$90
88GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVQ01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 78 79 74 77 77 76 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
53.8% Above average
Read 427
Write 84.7
Mixed 122
SusWrite 76.8
38% 178 MB/s
4K Read 15.9
4K Write 71.6
4K Mixed 19.5
87% 35.7 MB/s
DQ Read 176
DQ Write 84.1
DQ Mixed 108
86% 123 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 53.8%
Great: 120%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
63.9% Good
MC Read 25.7
MC Write 23.9
MC Mixed 19.8
66% 23.1 GB/s
SC Read 13.5
SC Write 17.1
SC Mixed 17
45% 15.9 GB/s
Latency 70.3
57% 70.3 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 63.9%
Great: 107%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME Z390-A Builds (Compare 35,179 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 117%
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Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 111%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z390-A - $225

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $1,271
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