Asus PRIME Z390-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 36%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (39th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 61 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 96.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics32% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive95.5% 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.
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)
Memory25 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20181019
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 14 '21 at 16:32
Run Duration191 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing below expectations (39th 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-$195
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
96.1% Outstanding
Memory 89.8
1-Core 142
2-Core 282
96% 171 Pts
4-Core 555
8-Core 772
86% 663 Pts
64-Core 796
53% 796 Pts
Poor: 82%
This bench: 96.1%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce RTX 3080
MSI(1462 3896) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 4750 MHz, Ram: 10GB, Driver: 496.13
Relative performance (0th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
32% Below average
Lighting 38.2
Reflection 50.1
Parallax 41.4
31% 43.2 fps
MRender 53.5
Gravity 38.9
Splatting 46.5
33% 46.3 fps
Poor: 140%
This bench: 32%
Great: 227%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Microsoft Storage Space Device 2TB
2TB free
Firmware: 0.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1573 581 585 593 594 585 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 56% Great: 130%
Samsung 840 Evo 250GB-$90
37GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXT0DB6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 318 137 39 34 31 32 MB/s
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
95.5% Outstanding
Read 494
Write 473
Mixed 380
SusWrite 98.4
81% 361 MB/s
4K Read 40
4K Write 90.3
4K Mixed 51.3
174% 60.5 MB/s
DQ Read 371
DQ Write 329
DQ Mixed 235
208% 312 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 95.5%
Great: 116%
WD My Passport 25F3 512GB
121GB free
Firmware: 1012
SusWrite @10s intervals: 152 159 140 124 120 123 MB/s
Performing below potential (1st percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
39.7% Below average
Read 182
Write 192
Mixed 106
SusWrite 136
35% 154 MB/s
4K Read 15.4
4K Write 32
4K Mixed 17.3
62% 21.6 MB/s
DQ Read 106
DQ Write 112
DQ Mixed 59.1
58% 92.5 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 39.7%
Great: 84%
WD Black 1TB (2013)-$60
131GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 116 119 118 118 118 119 MB/s
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
81.8% Excellent
Read 167
Write 106
Mixed 86.2
SusWrite 118
88% 119 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 1.1
221% 1.6 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 81.8%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMH32GX4M2D3600C18 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (26th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
70.7% Very good
MC Read 27.1
MC Write 26.2
MC Mixed 20.7
70% 24.7 GB/s
SC Read 17.8
SC Write 28
SC Mixed 21.2
64% 22.3 GB/s
Latency 67.5
59% 67.5 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 70.7%
Great: 125%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 49: 4R 6G 11B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
49% 57% 37 199 112 165 27" 2560 1440 HPN3673 OMEN 27i IPS
Typical PRIME Z390-A Builds (Compare 38,288 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: $1,311
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