Asus PRIME Z390-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 106%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 102%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (76th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 24 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 103%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics100% 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.
Boot Drive91% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
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.
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z390-A  (all builds)
Memory12.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200921
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 30 '21 at 23:29
Run Duration147 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (76th 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-$280
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.9 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Memory 94.9
1-Core 151
2-Core 299
102% 182 Pts
4-Core 599
8-Core 1195
110% 897 Pts
64-Core 1,188
80% 1,188 Pts
Poor: 84%
This bench: 103%
Great: 104%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-Ti-$359
EVGA(3842 5678) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 456.71
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
100% Outstanding
Lighting 126
Reflection 134
Parallax 123
102% 128 fps
MRender 92.8
Gravity 128
Splatting 0.2
98% 73.7 fps
Poor: 88%
This bench: 100%
Great: 104%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue SATA M.2 250GB-$50
203GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X41100WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 217 181 179 178 179 175 MB/s
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
91% Outstanding
Read 468
Write 245
Mixed 222
SusWrite 185
62% 280 MB/s
4K Read 36
4K Write 96.9
4K Mixed 41.1
158% 58 MB/s
DQ Read 315
DQ Write 246
DQ Mixed 248
194% 269 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 91%
Great: 100%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
429GB free
Firmware: CC44
SusWrite @10s intervals: 135 132 134 135 136 135 MB/s
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
78.4% Very good
Read 139
Write 116
Mixed 77.6
SusWrite 134
86% 117 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.7
127% 0.83 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 78.4%
Great: 115%
Flash USB Disk 16GB
11GB free, PID 3a04
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 6.6 6.4 8.2 7.5 6.6 7.3 MB/s
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
6.34% Terrible
Read 21
Write 4.5
Mixed 5.5
SusWrite 7.1
10% 9.52 MB/s
4K Read 7.4
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
27% 2.47 MB/s
Poor: 4%
This bench: 6.34%
Great: 7%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
GEIL CL16-18-18 D4-3000 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
90.9% Outstanding
MC Read 36.2
MC Write 35.9
MC Mixed 24.6
92% 32.2 GB/s
SC Read 18.7
SC Write 36.8
SC Mixed 26.9
78% 27.5 GB/s
Latency 57.4
70% 57.4 ns
Poor: 61%
This bench: 90.9%
Great: 105%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME Z390-A Builds (Compare 35,096 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 - $225

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $1,282
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