Asus PRIME Z390-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 52%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (31st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 69 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 90.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics66.6% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive112% 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
1 day ago, 1 day ago.
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z390-A  (all builds)
Memory10.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200221
Uptime0.4 Days
Run DateFeb 24 '21 at 00:46
Run Duration139 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 13%
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 PC Performing below expectations (31st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-9600K-$200
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
90.9% Outstanding
Memory 88.3
1-Core 126
2-Core 261
90% 159 Pts
4-Core 504
8-Core 726
79% 615 Pts
64-Core 719
48% 719 Pts
Poor: 84%
This bench: 90.9%
Great: 104%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super)-$240
MSI(1462 C759) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 456.71
Performing below potential (15th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
66.6% Good
Lighting 85.9
Reflection 84.1
Parallax 79.1
69% 83 fps
MRender 107
Gravity 73.4
Splatting 68.1
63% 82.7 fps
Poor: 66%
This bench: 66.6%
Great: 76%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX500 250GB-$48
84GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M3CR023
SusWrite @10s intervals: 422 429 433 445 392 401 MB/s
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
112% Outstanding
Read 492
Write 441
Mixed 440
SusWrite 420
101% 449 MB/s
4K Read 34.7
4K Write 89.1
4K Mixed 48.5
162% 57.4 MB/s
DQ Read 372
DQ Write 332
DQ Mixed 272
226% 325 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 112%
Great: 123%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2018)-$52
663GB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 146 154 153 149 155 162 MB/s
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
82.1% Excellent
Read 133
Write 152
Mixed 76
SusWrite 153
94% 129 MB/s
4K Read 2
4K Write 0.6
4K Mixed 0.1
106% 0.9 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 82.1%
Great: 110%
Seagate ST3750528AS 750GB-$60
378GB free
Firmware: HP35
SusWrite @10s intervals: 91 92 93 94 92 92 MB/s
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
53.5% Above average
Read 94
Write 88.5
Mixed 59.7
SusWrite 92.3
62% 83.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.9
157% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 18%
This bench: 53.5%
Great: 65%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z RGB DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$104
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
38.4% Below average
MC Read 13.1
MC Write 13
MC Mixed 11.5
36% 12.5 GB/s
SC Read 11.6
SC Write 12.5
SC Mixed 12.6
35% 12.2 GB/s
Latency 69.2
58% 69.2 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 38.4%
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 27,271 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 117%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 110%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z390-A - $164

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $1,194
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HDDRAMUSB
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