Asus PRIME Z390-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 112%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 86%
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (82nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 18 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 115%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics118% 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 Drive83.4% 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.
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. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z390-A  (all builds)
Memory12.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190410
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateMay 12 '19 at 11:19
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU 12%

 PC Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i5-9600K-$230
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
115% Outstanding
SC Int 144
SC Float 158
SC Mixed 146
120% 149 Pts
QC Int 566
QC Float 624
QC Mixed 587
134% 592 Pts
MC Int 810
MC Float 923
MC Mixed 858
129% 864 Pts
Poor: 91%
This bench: 115%
Great: 118%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-Ti-$359
MSI(1462 C307) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 430.64
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
118% Outstanding
Lighting 375
Reflection 350
Parallax 409
120% 378 fps
MRender 202
Gravity 364
Splatting 234
116% 266 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 118%
Great: 128%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Micron 1100 SATA 256GB
183GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0DL003
SusWrite @10s intervals: 237 212 249 207 229 200 MB/s
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
83.4% Excellent
Read 468
Write 271
Mixed 325
SusWrite 222
72% 322 MB/s
4K Read 27.2
4K Write 73.2
4K Mixed 38.6
129% 46.3 MB/s
DQ Read 235
DQ Write 247
DQ Mixed 306
212% 263 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 83.4%
Great: 94%
Toshiba P300 2TB-$60
1.5TB free
Firmware: MX4OACF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 189 189 188 187 187 188 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
110% Outstanding
Read 196
Write 193
Mixed 42
SusWrite 188
112% 155 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.6
153% 1.3 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 110%
Great: 111%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z RGB DDR4 3000 C16 2x8GB-$96
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
98.1% Outstanding
MC Read 39.3
MC Write 37.9
MC Mixed 27.3
100% 34.8 GB/s
SC Read 22.2
SC Write 34
SC Mixed 30.3
82% 28.8 GB/s
Latency 50.6
79% 50.6 ns
Poor: 54%
This bench: 98.1%
Great: 102%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME Z390-A Builds (Compare 6,389 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 122%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 141%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 121%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z390-A - $183

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 140% - Outstanding Total price: $1,266
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