Asus PRIME Z390-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 87%
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Desktop
Desktop 88%
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Workstation
Workstation 81%
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (33rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 67 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 87.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics96% 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 Drive74.9% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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.
Very high background CPU (49%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
1 month ago, 1 month ago.
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z390-A  (all builds)
Memory10.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200221
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 22 '21 at 14:28
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 49%
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 PC Performing below expectations (33rd 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-$369
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
87.1% Excellent
Memory 96.1
1-Core 108
2-Core 214
82% 139 Pts
4-Core 421
8-Core 715
72% 568 Pts
64-Core 1,106
74% 1,106 Pts
Poor: 86%
This bench: 87.1%
Great: 105%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$450
PNY(196E 11A1) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1923 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 442.59
Performing below potential (9th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
96% Outstanding
Lighting 121
Reflection 132
Parallax 126
98% 126 fps
MRender 112
Gravity 117
Splatting 107
94% 112 fps
Poor: 94%
This bench: 96%
Great: 117%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
T-force 1TB 1TB
396GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Q0526A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 233 302 299 248 232 233 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
74.9% Very good
Read 297
Write 263
Mixed 252
SusWrite 258
60% 267 MB/s
4K Read 21
4K Write 60.1
4K Mixed 29.7
102% 36.9 MB/s
DQ Read 378
DQ Write 328
DQ Mixed 124
155% 277 MB/s
Poor: 86%
This bench: 74.9%
Great: 129%
WD Blue 1TB (2015)-$47
931GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 134 141 141 145 142 142 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
84.6% Excellent
Read 154
Write 149
Mixed 90.5
SusWrite 141
98% 134 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.9
170% 1.23 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 84.6%
Great: 89%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance RGB PRO DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$105
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
87.8% Excellent
MC Read 34.3
MC Write 34.3
MC Mixed 25.4
90% 31.3 GB/s
SC Read 15.3
SC Write 32.6
SC Mixed 24.9
69% 24.3 GB/s
Latency 53.5
75% 53.5 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 87.8%
Great: 105%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME Z390-A Builds (Compare 27,561 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 117%
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Desktop
Desktop 101%
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Workstation
Workstation 110%
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Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z390-A - $175

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $1,212
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