Asus PRIME Z390-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 88%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 108%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 92%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (47th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 53 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 78.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics86.4% 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 Drive246% 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 (14%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z390-A  (all builds)
Memory27.1 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180920
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 21 '19 at 20:40
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User ITA-User
Background CPU 14%

 PC Performing as expected (47th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-9700K-$338
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
78.6% Very good
1-Core 111
2-Core 222
78% 167 Pts
4-Core 443
8-Core 865
81% 654 Pts
64-Core 868
58% 868 Pts
Poor: 79%
This bench: 78.6%
Great: 110%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060-$349
Gigabyte(1458 37D9) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 430.64
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
86.4% Excellent
Lighting 348
Reflection 291
Parallax 339
90% 326 fps
MRender 283
Gravity 302
Splatting 186
82% 257 fps
Poor: 76%
This bench: 86.4%
Great: 92%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$79
165GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1232 307 309 308 307 309 MB/s
Performing above expectations (60th percentile)
246% Outstanding
Read 2,361
Write 1,473
Mixed 1,130
SusWrite 462
300% 1,357 MB/s
4K Read 54.9
4K Write 134
4K Mixed 72.3
247% 86.9 MB/s
DQ Read 974
DQ Write 1,138
DQ Mixed 1,012
775% 1,041 MB/s
Poor: 159%
This bench: 246%
Great: 278%
WD Black 4TB (2016)-$174
3.5TB free
Firmware: 81.H0A81
SusWrite @10s intervals: 202 199 198 202 198 202 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
113% Outstanding
Read 194
Write 193
Mixed 77
SusWrite 200
121% 166 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 4.5
4K Mixed 0.7
199% 2.03 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 113%
Great: 113%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
70.4% Very good
MC Read 26.1
MC Write 25.9
MC Mixed 22.2
71% 24.7 GB/s
SC Read 16
SC Write 27.4
SC Mixed 22.4
63% 21.9 GB/s
Latency 70.5
57% 70.5 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 70.4%
Great: 109%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME Z390-A Builds (Compare 10,845 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 105%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 134%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 108%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z390-A - $175

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $1,118
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