Asus PRIME Z390-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 77%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 72%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (35th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 65 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 96.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics76.4% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive52.7% 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.
High background CPU (30%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
3 months ago, 3 months ago.
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z390-A  (all builds)
Memory9.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200604
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 04 '21 at 03:01
Run Duration155 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 30%

 PC Performing below expectations (35th 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-$276
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (40th percentile)
96.6% Outstanding
Memory 94.5
1-Core 134
2-Core 267
94% 165 Pts
4-Core 529
8-Core 987
94% 758 Pts
64-Core 985
66% 985 Pts
Poor: 87%
This bench: 96.6%
Great: 104%
Graphics Cards Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel UHD Graphics 630
Asus(1043 8694) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 27.20.100.9466
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
2.52% Terrible
Lighting 5.8
Reflection 9
Parallax 7.5
5% 7.43 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 2.52%
Great: 6%
Nvidia GTX 1070-$400
CLim: 1961 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 466.63
Performing below potential (25th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
76.4% Very good
Lighting 95.5
Reflection 101
Parallax 87.2
77% 94.5 fps
MRender 89.6
Gravity 94.1
Splatting 92.9
75% 92.2 fps
Poor: 73%
This bench: 76.4%
Great: 88%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk SSD Plus 240GB-$37
78GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z33130RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 106 130 205 215 236 325 MB/s
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
52.7% Above average
Read 335
Write 3.7
Mixed 313
SusWrite 203
48% 214 MB/s
4K Read 22.8
4K Write 35.4
4K Mixed 15.5
73% 24.6 MB/s
DQ Read 161
DQ Write 70.1
DQ Mixed 31.1
45% 87.4 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 52.7%
Great: 87%
Sandisk S-2T00 2TB
1.5TB free
Firmware: 411040RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 412 418 371 412 310 384 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
79.3% Very good
Read 427
Write 412
Mixed 347
SusWrite 384
88% 393 MB/s
4K Read 28.9
4K Write 32.5
4K Mixed 24.2
92% 28.5 MB/s
DQ Read 378
DQ Write 102
DQ Mixed 190
153% 224 MB/s
Poor: 81%
This bench: 79.3%
Great: 121%
Microsoft Storage Space Device 2TB
364GB free
Firmware: 0.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 186 190 169 190 182 189 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
105% Outstanding
Read 182
Write 147
Mixed 81.8
SusWrite 184
109% 149 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.8
148% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 38%
This bench: 105%
Great: 110%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LED DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$161
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
80.6% Excellent
MC Read 33.9
MC Write 26.7
MC Mixed 24
81% 28.2 GB/s
SC Read 18.5
SC Write 31.9
SC Mixed 24.9
72% 25.1 GB/s
Latency 58.6
68% 58.6 ns
Poor: 57%
This bench: 80.6%
Great: 108%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME Z390-A Builds (Compare 37,135 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 - $163

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 70% - Good Total price: $1,229
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