Asus PRIME Z390-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 153%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 106%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 148%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (73rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 27 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 intensive workstation, and even full-fledged server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 104%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics146% 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 Drive291% 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.
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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z390-A  (all builds)
Memory29.3 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190606
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 14 '21 at 18:53
Run Duration231 Seconds
Run User ISR-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing above expectations (73rd 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-$270
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.9 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
104% Outstanding
Memory 95.5
1-Core 150
2-Core 300
102% 182 Pts
4-Core 601
8-Core 1,199
111% 900 Pts
64-Core 1,194
80% 1,194 Pts
Poor: 84%
This bench: 104%
Great: 104%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080S (Super)-$770
Nvidia(10DE 13A0) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3875 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 466.77
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
146% Outstanding
Lighting 189
Reflection 186
Parallax 207
153% 194 fps
MRender 208
Gravity 165
Splatting 136
138% 170 fps
Poor: 115%
This bench: 146%
Great: 147%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Transcend TS1TMTE220S 1TB
356GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 42B4SAUA
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1041 501 462 465 463 478 MB/s
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
291% Outstanding
Read 2,657
Write 1,789
Mixed 1,487
SusWrite 568
360% 1,625 MB/s
4K Read 60.6
4K Write 193
4K Mixed 87.2
306% 114 MB/s
DQ Read 1,211
DQ Write 1,303
DQ Mixed 474
573% 996 MB/s
Poor: 187%
This bench: 291%
Great: 347%
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$100
145GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 417 293 294 294 295 294 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
120% Outstanding
Read 508
Write 486
Mixed 429
SusWrite 314
98% 434 MB/s
4K Read 48.3
4K Write 104
4K Mixed 62.2
208% 71.5 MB/s
DQ Read 376
DQ Write 339
DQ Mixed 353
266% 356 MB/s
Poor: 73%
This bench: 120%
Great: 122%
Toshiba P300 3TB-$109
458GB free
Firmware: MX6OACF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 166 168 167 170 170 171 MB/s
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
87.3% Excellent
Read 136
Write 146
Mixed 19.9
SusWrite 169
84% 117 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.7
160% 1.3 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 87.3%
Great: 108%
Seagate Barracuda 4TB (2017)-$84
2.5TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 130 139 142 146 143 144 MB/s
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
64.7% Good
Read 84.7
Write 95.2
Mixed 60.2
SusWrite 141
70% 95.2 MB/s
4K Read 1.5
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 0
72% 0.67 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 64.7%
Great: 91%
WD My Book 1140 4TB
575GB free, PID 1140
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 80 80 81 82 83 83 MB/s
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
41.3% Average
Read 118
Write 125
Mixed 24.6
SusWrite 81.2
112% 87.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.6
94% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 41.3%
Great: 52%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR4 3200 C16 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
109% Outstanding
MC Read 41.9
MC Write 41.4
MC Mixed 32.9
111% 38.7 GB/s
SC Read 22.1
SC Write 46.4
SC Mixed 31.5
95% 33.3 GB/s
Latency 55.7
72% 55.7 ns
Poor: 69%
This bench: 109%
Great: 115%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME Z390-A Builds (Compare 35,052 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: 70% - Very good Total price: $1,276
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