Asus PRIME Z390-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 103%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 94%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (28th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 72 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 81.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics122% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB 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
1 month ago, 1 month ago.
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z390-A  (all builds)
Memory24 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191126
Uptime5.2 Days
Run DateMay 17 '21 at 23:20
Run Duration130 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 13%

 PC Performing below expectations (28th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-9700K-$284
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
81.6% Excellent
Memory 92.8
1-Core 108
2-Core 203
80% 135 Pts
4-Core 379
8-Core 746
69% 563 Pts
64-Core 797
54% 797 Pts
Poor: 85%
This bench: 81.6%
Great: 105%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$1,074
EVGA(3842 6591) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 466.27
Performing below potential (13th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
122% Outstanding
Lighting 151
Reflection 169
Parallax 162
122% 161 fps
MRender 120
Gravity 159
Splatting 110
123% 130 fps
Poor: 113%
This bench: 122%
Great: 149%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate BarraCuda 510 SSD ZP250CM30001 250GB
43GB free (System drive)
Firmware: STPSC014
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 639
Write 924
Mixed 406
147% 656 MB/s
4K Read 29.7
4K Write 94.2
4K Mixed 34.4
139% 52.8 MB/s
DQ Read 441
DQ Write 369
DQ Mixed 364
284% 392 MB/s
Poor: 105% Great: 213%
Samsung 860 QVO 2TB-$235
156GB free
Firmware: RVQ01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 324 298 76 79 78 78 MB/s
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
90.5% Outstanding
Read 494
Write 474
Mixed 393
SusWrite 156
85% 379 MB/s
4K Read 30
4K Write 84.6
4K Mixed 43.2
146% 52.6 MB/s
DQ Read 377
DQ Write 336
DQ Mixed 350
264% 354 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 90.5%
Great: 123%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMW32GX4M4C3200C16 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
99.3% Outstanding
MC Read 38.4
MC Write 39.6
MC Mixed 31
104% 36.3 GB/s
SC Read 18.3
SC Write 36.2
SC Mixed 25.1
76% 26.5 GB/s
Latency 62.6
64% 62.6 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 99.3%
Great: 114%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME Z390-A Builds (Compare 33,243 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 116%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 110%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z390-A - $160

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $1,190
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