Asus PRIME Z390-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 53%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 46%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (79th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 21 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 88.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics54.3% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive71.2% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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)
Memory9.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190129
Uptime0.3 Days
Run DateJun 08 '21 at 20:47
Run Duration113 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU0%
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 PC Performing above expectations (79th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-9400F-$165
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
88.5% Excellent
Memory 90.4
1-Core 119
2-Core 240
86% 150 Pts
4-Core 468
8-Core 668
74% 568 Pts
64-Core 665
45% 665 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 88.5%
Great: 91%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-3GB-$230
Asus(1043 85B9) 3GB
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 466.63
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
54.3% Above average
Lighting 66.4
Reflection 70.7
Parallax 63.2
54% 66.8 fps
MRender 66.3
Gravity 68.7
Splatting 63.4
55% 66.1 fps
Poor: 49%
This bench: 54.3%
Great: 57%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata SU630 240GB
82GB free (System drive)
Firmware: XA003R17
SusWrite @10s intervals: 78 139 71 64 70 67 MB/s
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
71.2% Very good
Read 457
Write 412
Mixed 351
SusWrite 81.2
73% 326 MB/s
4K Read 24.4
4K Write 78.2
4K Mixed 34.3
122% 45.6 MB/s
DQ Read 189
DQ Write 263
DQ Mixed 213
165% 222 MB/s
Poor: 28%
This bench: 71.2%
Great: 101%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 2x8GB-$125
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
84.2% Excellent
MC Read 31.4
MC Write 32
MC Mixed 26.4
86% 29.9 GB/s
SC Read 18.6
SC Write 33.3
SC Mixed 25
73% 25.6 GB/s
Latency 66.6
60% 66.6 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 84.2%
Great: 85%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME Z390-A Builds (Compare 35,163 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 117%
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Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 111%
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Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z390-A - $225

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $1,271
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