Asus PRIME Z390-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 102%
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Desktop
Desktop 105%
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Workstation
Workstation 103%
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (84th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 16 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 101%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics96% 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 Drive217% 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.
Memory24GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 24GB 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)
Memory19.5 GB free of 24 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20211102
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 05 '22 at 19:24
Run Duration342 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU0%
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 PC Performing above expectations (84th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i9-9900K-$440
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.75 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Memory 95.2
1-Core 148
2-Core 298
102% 181 Pts
4-Core 576
8-Core 1,095
104% 836 Pts
64-Core 1,554
104% 1,554 Pts
Poor: 86%
This bench: 101%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060-$390
Asus(1043 868B) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2145 MHz, MLim: 3600 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 497.29
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
96% Outstanding
Lighting 120
Reflection 99.5
Parallax 115
97% 112 fps
MRender 143
Gravity 113
Splatting 91.3
95% 116 fps
Poor: 81%
This bench: 96%
Great: 95%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SA2000M8250G 250GB
163GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S5Z42109
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1151 1172 1170 419 279 293 MB/s
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
217% Outstanding
Read 1,510
Write 1,217
Mixed 1,048
SusWrite 748
253% 1,130 MB/s
4K Read 58.4
4K Write 127
4K Mixed 74.2
251% 86.5 MB/s
DQ Read 806
DQ Write 675
DQ Mixed 323
356% 602 MB/s
Poor: 103%
This bench: 217%
Great: 237%
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$92
61GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 9,697
Write 9,008
Mixed 9,006
2,062% 9,237 MB/s
4K Read 744
4K Write 324
4K Mixed 393
1,804% 487 MB/s
DQ Read 1,552
DQ Write 953
DQ Mixed 1,058
841% 1,188 MB/s
Poor: 74% Great: 123%
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$71
335GB free
Firmware: 2B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2188 852 807 806 805 809 MB/s
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
299% Outstanding
Read 2,324
Write 2,100
Mixed 1,498
SusWrite 1,044
390% 1,741 MB/s
4K Read 70.2
4K Write 150
4K Mixed 90.5
302% 104 MB/s
DQ Read 1,214
DQ Write 945
DQ Mixed 1,039
788% 1,066 MB/s
Poor: 216%
This bench: 299%
Great: 347%
WD Blue 2.5" 1TB (2004)-$45
571GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 96 101 100 102 102 103 MB/s
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
56.7% Above average
Read 96.5
Write 101
Mixed 54.3
SusWrite 101
65% 88.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.8
147% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 24%
This bench: 56.7%
Great: 62%
Seagate ST3500312CS 500GB-$22
466GB free
Firmware: SC13
SusWrite @10s intervals: 107 108 107 109 109 109 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
61% Good
Read 105
Write 100
Mixed 51.9
SusWrite 108
67% 91.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.7
130% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 21%
This bench: 61%
Great: 60%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMW16GX4M2D3600C18 CMK16GX4M2B3200C16 CMK16GX4M2B3200C16 24GB
3200, 3200, 3200 MHz
8192, 8192, 8192 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
97.2% Outstanding
MC Read 38.5
MC Write 37.2
MC Mixed 26.8
98% 34.2 GB/s
SC Read 20.5
SC Write 44.7
SC Mixed 28.7
89% 31.3 GB/s
Latency 56.5
71% 56.5 ns

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 16: 2R 1G 3B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
16% 10% 63 96 21 60 65" 1536 864 SNY7E04 SONY TV *00
History: Score 27: 3R 3G 3B | Score 11: 0R 3G 2B | Score 16: 2R 1G 3B
Typical PRIME Z390-A Builds (Compare 46,355 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 116%
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Desktop
Desktop 101%
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Workstation
Workstation 109%
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Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z390-A - $359

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $1,434
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