Asus PRIME Z390-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 91%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 96%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 77%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (53rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 47 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 96.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics90% 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 Drive99.9% 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z390-A  (all builds)
Memory13 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200221
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 04 '21 at 04:51
Run Duration156 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU0%
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 PC Performing as expected (53rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-9600K-$202
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
96.4% Outstanding
Memory 96.1
1-Core 124
2-Core 258
92% 159 Pts
4-Core 522
8-Core 745
82% 633 Pts
64-Core 721
48% 721 Pts
Poor: 83%
This bench: 96.4%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$540
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 471.41
Performing below potential (2nd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
90% Outstanding
Lighting 112
Reflection 123
Parallax 114
91% 116 fps
MRender 109
Gravity 111
Splatting 104
89% 108 fps
Poor: 96%
This bench: 90%
Great: 117%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 1TB-$137
728GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 429 439 443 454 464 458 MB/s
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
99.9% Outstanding
Read 476
Write 439
Mixed 322
SusWrite 448
95% 421 MB/s
4K Read 15.6
4K Write 91.9
4K Mixed 38.4
122% 48.6 MB/s
DQ Read 374
DQ Write 314
DQ Mixed 274
224% 320 MB/s
Poor: 82%
This bench: 99.9%
Great: 134%
Samsung 860 Evo 250GB-$52
180GB free
Firmware: RVT04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 454 467 397 288 293 294 MB/s
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
104% Outstanding
Read 487
Write 453
Mixed 402
SusWrite 366
96% 427 MB/s
4K Read 31.3
4K Write 92.5
4K Mixed 42.1
150% 55.3 MB/s
DQ Read 374
DQ Write 329
DQ Mixed 348
262% 351 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 104%
Great: 128%
WD Blue 4TB (2015)-$85
3.5TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 160 170 171 172 169 171 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
96.8% Outstanding
Read 169
Write 130
Mixed 98.8
SusWrite 169
104% 142 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 1
207% 1.6 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 96.8%
Great: 102%
Seagate ST1000LM035-1RK172 1TB
379GB free
Firmware: RSM4
SusWrite @10s intervals: 117 124 123 125 125 129 MB/s
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
45.1% Average
Read 32
Write 82.7
Mixed 64.1
SusWrite 124
56% 75.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 4.7
4K Mixed 0.6
174% 1.93 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 45.1%
Great: 71%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Team Group Inc. TEAMGROUP-UD4-3200 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
103% Outstanding
MC Read 41
MC Write 41.9
MC Mixed 28.3
106% 37.1 GB/s
SC Read 21
SC Write 40.7
SC Mixed 26.5
84% 29.4 GB/s
Latency 53.8
74% 53.8 ns
Poor: 66%
This bench: 103%
Great: 109%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME Z390-A Builds (Compare 37,021 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 117%
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: $1,218
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