Asus PRIME Z390-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 158%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 160%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (19th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 81 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 88.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics184% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive268% 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.
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 (13%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
25 days ago, 25 days ago.
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z390-A  (all builds)
Memory55.1 GB free of 64 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors, 3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200604
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 14 '21 at 23:23
Run Duration201 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 13%

 PC Performing way below expectations (19th 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-$379
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.55 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
88.5% Excellent
Memory 79.8
1-Core 135
2-Core 270
90% 162 Pts
4-Core 521
8-Core 923
90% 722 Pts
64-Core 1,404
94% 1,404 Pts
Poor: 85%
This bench: 88.5%
Great: 104%
Graphics Cards Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3090-$1,500
Nvidia(10DE 147D) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2175 MHz, MLim: 4928 MHz, Ram: 24GB, Driver: 465.89
Performing below potential (4th percentile) - Disable monitor sync before benchmarking (239 fps cap detected)
184% Outstanding
Lighting 239
Reflection 239
Parallax 238
193% 239 fps
MRender 239
Gravity 210
Splatting 151
172% 200 fps
Poor: 191%
This bench: 184%
Great: 255%
Nvidia RTX 2080-Ti-$1,376
Zotac(19DA 6513) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2265 MHz, MLim: 3577 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 465.89
Performing below potential (3rd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
125% Outstanding
Lighting 148
Reflection 231
Parallax 176
119% 185 fps
MRender 183
Gravity 159
Splatting 125
131% 155 fps
Poor: 140%
This bench: 125%
Great: 198%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$159
437GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1152 1040 1091 747 1104 1124 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
268% Outstanding
Read 2,433
Write 2,228
Mixed 1590
SusWrite 1043
408% 1,823 MB/s
4K Read 52.9
4K Write 110
4K Mixed 69
227% 77.4 MB/s
DQ Read 913
DQ Write 718
DQ Mixed 836
620% 822 MB/s
Poor: 213%
This bench: 268%
Great: 352%
Adata SX8200PNP 2TB
996GB free
Firmware: 42AZS6AC
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1151 1053 1038 1176 1029 1028 MB/s
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
264% Outstanding
Read 2,372
Write 1,816
Mixed 216
SusWrite 1079
303% 1,371 MB/s
4K Read 47.7
4K Write 101
4K Mixed 63
206% 70.5 MB/s
DQ Read 978
DQ Write 768
DQ Mixed 631
538% 792 MB/s
Poor: 183%
This bench: 264%
Great: 388%
Seagate Barracuda 8TB (2017)-$215
591GB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 123 137 139 135 142 143 MB/s
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
72.6% Very good
Read 115
Write 101
Mixed 68.2
SusWrite 136
77% 105 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 5.2
4K Mixed 0.5
198% 2.27 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 72.6%
Great: 92%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston KHX3466C16D4/16GX KHX3200C16D4/16GX KHX3200C16D4/16GX KHX3466C16D4/16GX 64GB
2400, 2400, 2400, 2400 MHz
16384, 16384, 16384, 16384 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
60.4% Good
MC Read 21.4
MC Write 23.5
MC Mixed 18.6
60% 21.2 GB/s
SC Read 13.2
SC Write 24.4
SC Mixed 18.8
54% 18.8 GB/s
Latency 80.9
49% 80.9 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 60.4%
Great: 73%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME Z390-A Builds (Compare 31,315 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 - $163

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 70% - Very good Total price: $1,215
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