Asus PRIME Z390-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 81%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 100%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 72%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (51st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 49 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 95.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics77.7% 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 Drive281% 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.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (12%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z390-A  (all builds)
Memory12.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit kleuren
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200221
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 22 '21 at 00:44
Run Duration229 Seconds
Run User NLD-User
Background CPU 12%
Watch Gameplay: 1070 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing as expected (51st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-8700K-$320
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
95.8% Outstanding
Memory 96.3
1-Core 132
2-Core 258
94% 162 Pts
4-Core 513
8-Core 769
82% 641 Pts
64-Core 951
64% 951 Pts
Poor: 81%
This bench: 95.8%
Great: 102%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$400
CLim: 1923 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 471.11
Performing below potential (40th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
77.7% Very good
Lighting 96.8
Reflection 104
Parallax 95.5
78% 98.6 fps
MRender 93.4
Gravity 95.9
Splatting 93.8
77% 94.4 fps
Poor: 72%
This bench: 77.7%
Great: 88%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 980 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$185
221GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QGXA7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1723 1177 1032 994 974 973 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
281% Outstanding
Read 2,455
Write 2,196
Mixed 1,806
SusWrite 1,145
426% 1,901 MB/s
4K Read 45.2
4K Write 129
4K Mixed 62.1
216% 78.7 MB/s
DQ Read 1,173
DQ Write 878
DQ Mixed 981
746% 1,011 MB/s
Poor: 286%
This bench: 281%
Great: 465%
OCZ Vertex 4 256GB-$100
88GB free
Firmware: 1.5.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 418 410 412 410 403 402 MB/s
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
95.7% Outstanding
Read 374
Write 415
Mixed 257
SusWrite 409
82% 364 MB/s
4K Read 29.6
4K Write 86.3
4K Mixed 36.3
137% 50.7 MB/s
DQ Read 320
DQ Write 296
DQ Mixed 301
228% 306 MB/s
Poor: 67%
This bench: 95.7%
Great: 109%
WD Green 2TB (2011)-$100
122GB free
Firmware: 51.0AB51
SusWrite @10s intervals: 52 59 59 59 59 59 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
31.8% Below average
Read 52.2
Write 65.6
Mixed 47.2
SusWrite 58.2
41% 55.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.6
113% 0.83 MB/s
Poor: 32%
This bench: 31.8%
Great: 68%
Toshiba DT01ACA100 1TB-$42
931GB free
Firmware: MS2OA750
SusWrite @10s intervals: 178 184 184 184 184 184 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 175
Write 172
Mixed 36.6
SusWrite 183
102% 142 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.6
139% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 103%
Great: 106%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance RGB PRO DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$85
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
97.8% Outstanding
MC Read 38.1
MC Write 39
MC Mixed 25.7
98% 34.3 GB/s
SC Read 21
SC Write 42.3
SC Mixed 30.9
90% 31.4 GB/s
Latency 52.9
76% 52.9 ns
Poor: 61%
This bench: 97.8%
Great: 106%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 0: 0R 0G 0B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
0% 0% 0 10 8 120 27" 1280 720 SAM0DCA C27FG70
Typical PRIME Z390-A Builds (Compare 38,335 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 - $283

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $1,313
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