Asus PRIME Z390-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 131%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 126%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (24th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 76 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 a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: 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 83.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics155% 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 Drive162% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (15%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z390-A  (all builds)
Memory24 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200221
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 15 '22 at 01:00
Run Duration227 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 15%

 PC Performing below expectations (24th 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-$599
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
83.7% Excellent
Memory 92.2
1-Core 106
2-Core 189
78% 129 Pts
4-Core 405
8-Core 744
72% 575 Pts
64-Core 1153
77% 1153 Pts
Poor: 85%
This bench: 83.7%
Great: 103%
Graphics Cards Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3070-Ti-$600
Asus(1043 8813) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2115 MHz, MLim: 4750 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 497.29
Performing below potential (12th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
155% Outstanding
Lighting 204
Reflection 249
Parallax 176
164% 209 fps
MRender 259
Gravity 166
Splatting 133
145% 186 fps
Poor: 145%
This bench: 155%
Great: 181%
Intel UHD Graphics 630
Asus(1043 8694) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 27.20.100.8681
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
3.45% Terrible
Lighting 6.1
Reflection 10.5
Parallax 9.8
5% 8.8 fps
MRender 12.3
Gravity 0.3
Splatting 0.1
2% 4.23 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 3.45%
Great: 6%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Nvme 1TB 1TB
582GB free (System drive)
Firmware: T0828A3 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1308 429 498 153 389 199 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
162% Outstanding
Read 1,721
Write 1,353
Mixed 990
SusWrite 496
254% 1,140 MB/s
4K Read 32
4K Write 84.1
4K Mixed 23.2
123% 46.4 MB/s
DQ Read 697
DQ Write 510
DQ Mixed 519
411% 575 MB/s
Poor: 149%
This bench: 162%
Great: 278%
PNY CS1311 480GB-$48
88GB free
Firmware: CS131122
SusWrite @10s intervals: 93 128 128 106 104 58 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
44.8% Average
Read 248
Write 128
Mixed 136
SusWrite 103
34% 154 MB/s
4K Read 11
4K Write 53.2
4K Mixed 15.6
65% 26.6 MB/s
DQ Read 255
DQ Write 150
DQ Mixed 106
105% 170 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 44.8%
Great: 102%
Crucial M4 128GB-$116
26GB free
Firmware: 000F
SusWrite @10s intervals: 193 195 193 189 189 187 MB/s
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
66.5% Good
Read 461
Write 192
Mixed 227
SusWrite 191
59% 268 MB/s
4K Read 23.8
4K Write 64.4
4K Mixed 14.8
89% 34.3 MB/s
DQ Read 297
DQ Write 174
DQ Mixed 13.1
69% 161 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 66.5%
Great: 73%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 3200 C16 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
96.9% Outstanding
MC Read 37.9
MC Write 38.2
MC Mixed 29
100% 35 GB/s
SC Read 18.4
SC Write 38.2
SC Mixed 27.1
80% 27.9 GB/s
Latency 63.7
63% 63.7 ns
Poor: 67%
This bench: 96.9%
Great: 122%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 19: 2R 2G 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
19% 7% 101 3 1 50 34.1" 1280 720 GSM772E LG HDR WQHD
Typical PRIME Z390-A Builds (Compare 46,404 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 116%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 109%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z390-A - $359

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $1,459
The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i5-12600K $278Nvidia RTX 3060-Ti $400Crucial MX500 250GB $45
Intel Core i5-12400F $170Nvidia RTX 3050 $250Samsung 850 Evo 120GB $200
Intel Core i7-12700K $345Nvidia RTX 3070 $500Samsung 860 Evo 250GB $52
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $38Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $68SanDisk Extreme 64GB $72
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $35Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $72SanDisk Extreme 32GB $28
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016) $71G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $470SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $16
Today's hottest deals
About  •  User Guide  •  FAQs  •  Email  •  Privacy  •  Developer  •  YouTube Feedback