Asus PRIME Z390-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 124%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 100%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 121%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (58th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 42 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 99.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics123% 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.
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 VersionAlthough Windows 10 is not the most recent version of Windows, it remains a great option.
Run History
18 months ago, 18 months ago.
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z390-A  (all builds)
Memory23.7 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors, 2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200921
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 21 '22 at 09:46
Run Duration280 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing as expected (58th percentile)

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

Processor BenchNormalHeavyServer
Intel Core i9-9900K-$480
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.75 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
99.9% Outstanding
Memory 92
1-Core 145
2-Core 291
96% 176 Pts
4-Core 578
8-Core 985
95% 782 Pts
64-Core 1,448
90% 1,448 Pts
Poor: 89%
This bench: 99.9%
Great: 104%
Graphics Cards Bench3D DX93D DX103D DX11
AMD RX 6700-XT-$480
XFX(1EAE 6601) ≥ 4GB
Ram: 12GB, Driver: 22.5.1
Performing below potential (68th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
123% Outstanding
Lighting 144
Reflection 134
Parallax 298
118% 192 fps
MRender 230
Gravity 155
Splatting 173
150% 186 fps
Poor: 113%
This bench: 123%
Great: 129%
Intel UHD Graphics 630
Asus(1043 8694) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 30.0.101.1340
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
6.34% Terrible
Lighting 6.2
Reflection 10.3
Parallax 9.2
5% 8.57 fps
MRender 11.9
Gravity 7.6
Splatting 12.4
9% 10.6 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 6.34%
Great: 7%
Drives BenchSequentialRandom 4kDeep queue 4k
Sabrent Rocket NVMe PCIe M.2 2TB-$140
10GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RKT303.5 Max speed: PCIe 16,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential test incomplete
Read 1,058
Write 1,038
Mixed 1,095
238% 1,064 MB/s
4K Read 39.4
4K Write 110
4K Mixed 60.8
196% 70.1 MB/s
DQ Read 1,010
DQ Write 718
DQ Mixed 854
641% 861 MB/s
Poor: 130% Great: 303%
Samsung 860 Evo 1TB-$139
206GB free
Firmware: RVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 466 472 475 474 476 454 MB/s
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
114% Outstanding
Read 508
Write 479
Mixed 458
SusWrite 470
108% 479 MB/s
4K Read 36.4
4K Write 79.1
4K Mixed 48.8
160% 54.8 MB/s
DQ Read 362
DQ Write 304
DQ Mixed 328
247% 332 MB/s
Poor: 81%
This bench: 114%
Great: 133%
Mushkin MKNSSDPE2TB-D8 2TB
119GB free
Firmware: 42AAT7GD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 931 1045 989 324 322 337 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
187% Outstanding
Read 1,008
Write 1,025
Mixed 1,011
SusWrite 658
208% 925 MB/s
4K Read 50.8
4K Write 106
4K Mixed 66.7
218% 74.5 MB/s
DQ Read 1037
DQ Write 692
DQ Mixed 751
591% 827 MB/s
Poor: 187%
This bench: 187%
Great: 382%
WD Black 2TB (2013)-$57
1TB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 163 167 169 166 167 167 MB/s
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Read 188
Write 202
Mixed 108
SusWrite 167
122% 166 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 3.4
4K Mixed 1
216% 1.8 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 102%
Great: 112%
Memory Kit BenchMulti coreSingle coreLatency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x16GB-$77
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
86.5% Excellent
MC Read 33.8
MC Write 34.5
MC Mixed 23.4
87% 30.6 GB/s
SC Read 17.9
SC Write 37.1
SC Mixed 26.3
77% 27.1 GB/s
Latency 64.1
62% 64.1 ns
Poor: 59%
This bench: 86.5%
Great: 111%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME Z390-A Builds (Compare 25,625 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings
Gaming
Gaming 144%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 132%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z390-A - $165

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 93% - Outstanding Total price: $1,036
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