Asus ROG STRIX Z390-E GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 106%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 127%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 102%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (72nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 28 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 102%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics101% 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 Drive212% 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.
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.
High background CPU (21%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus ROG STRIX Z390-E GAMING  (all builds)
Memory11.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190129
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 10 '19 at 04:45
Run Duration183 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 21%

 PC Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-8700K-$360
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
102% Outstanding
1-Core 144
2-Core 286
101% 215 Pts
4-Core 592
8-Core 909
96% 751 Pts
64-Core 1,154
78% 1,154 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 102%
Great: 107%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$540
CLim: 1936 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 430.64
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Lighting 395
Reflection 370
Parallax 391
104% 385 fps
MRender 230
Gravity 380
Splatting 239
102% 283 fps
Poor: 93%
This bench: 101%
Great: 115%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$100
88GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 630 327 327 309 290 272 MB/s
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
212% Outstanding
Read 1,887
Write 1431
Mixed 518
SusWrite 359
232% 1,049 MB/s
4K Read 40.9
4K Write 144
4K Mixed 52.6
206% 79.3 MB/s
DQ Read 1,066
DQ Write 1,284
DQ Mixed 771
693% 1,040 MB/s
Poor: 134%
This bench: 212%
Great: 235%
Samsung 860 EVO M.2 1TB
480GB free
Firmware: RVT22B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 467 476 474 482 482 484 MB/s
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
126% Outstanding
Read 483
Write 466
Mixed 446
SusWrite 477
106% 468 MB/s
4K Read 40.5
4K Write 115
4K Mixed 58.3
197% 71.3 MB/s
DQ Read 372
DQ Write 339
DQ Mixed 354
266% 355 MB/s
Poor: 82%
This bench: 126%
Great: 134%
Mushkin Chronos 120GB-$70
17GB free
Firmware: 504ABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 142 136 140 142 138 134 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
78.8% Very good
Read 394
Write 152
Mixed 202
SusWrite 139
49% 222 MB/s
4K Read 32.4
4K Write 102
4K Mixed 39.3
153% 57.7 MB/s
DQ Read 187
DQ Write 157
DQ Mixed 123
106% 156 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 78.8%
Great: 81%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$38
875GB free
Firmware: 03.01A03
SusWrite @10s intervals: 155 152 152 153 154 154 MB/s
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
89.2% Excellent
Read 158
Write 151
Mixed 80.8
SusWrite 153
99% 136 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 1.1
226% 1.7 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 89.2%
Great: 109%
TOSHIBA External USB 3.0 750GB
566GB free, PID a006
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 109 109 109 110 109 110 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
45.4% Average
Read 108
Write 109
Mixed 38
SusWrite 109
121% 91 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.5
84% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 12%
This bench: 45.4%
Great: 40%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z RGB DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$85
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
97.7% Outstanding
MC Read 38.1
MC Write 37.8
MC Mixed 27.1
98% 34.3 GB/s
SC Read 23.1
SC Write 36.1
SC Mixed 29.2
84% 29.5 GB/s
Latency 47.7
84% 47.7 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 97.7%
Great: 108%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical ROG STRIX Z390-E GAMING Builds (Compare 17,867 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 114%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 135%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 125%
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Motherboard: Asus ROG STRIX Z390-E GAMING - $227

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 63% - Good Total price: $1,528
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