Asus PRIME Z390-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 54%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 50%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (34th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 66 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 90.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics55.3% 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 Drive58.5% 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.
Run History
7 months ago, 7 months ago.
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z390-A  (all builds)
Memory11.8 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 02:06
Run Duration110 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU8%
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 PC Performing below expectations (34th 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-$320
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
90.3% Outstanding
Memory 92.8
1-Core 135
2-Core 247
92% 158 Pts
4-Core 472
8-Core 840
82% 656 Pts
64-Core 1,029
69% 1,029 Pts
Poor: 81%
This bench: 90.3%
Great: 103%
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 (64th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
55.3% Above average
Lighting 67.5
Reflection 63.6
Parallax 89.8
55% 73.6 fps
MRender 65.6
Gravity 70.6
Splatting 46.9
56% 61 fps
Poor: 48%
This bench: 55.3%
Great: 59%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 QVO 1TB-$110
88GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVQ01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 77 76 75 78 77 77 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
58.5% Above average
Read 442
Write 87
Mixed 117
SusWrite 76.7
39% 181 MB/s
4K Read 19.3
4K Write 79
4K Mixed 23.2
101% 40.5 MB/s
DQ Read 174
DQ Write 80.3
DQ Mixed 106
84% 120 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 58.5%
Great: 122%
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 below potential (23rd percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
70.7% Very good
MC Read 27.8
MC Write 26
MC Mixed 20.1
70% 24.6 GB/s
SC Read 17.1
SC Write 26.7
SC Mixed 21.6
62% 21.8 GB/s
Latency 62.6
64% 62.6 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 70.7%
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 37,249 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 116%
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Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 110%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z390-A - $163

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $1,211
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