Asus PRIME Z390-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 117%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 158%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 144%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (67th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 33 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 intensive workstation, and even full-fledged server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 102%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics116% 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 Drive344% 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.
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z390-A  (all builds)
Memory25.9 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.3 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190129
Uptime0.5 Days
Run DateFeb 05 '20 at 22:24
Run Duration264 Seconds
Run User ESP-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (67th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i9-9900K-$499
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.7 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
102% Outstanding
1-Core 145
2-Core 291
102% 218 Pts
4-Core 581
8-Core 1,114
105% 848 Pts
64-Core 1,534
103% 1,534 Pts
Poor: 77%
This bench: 102%
Great: 108%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070-$420
CLim: 2235 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 436.15
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
116% Outstanding
Lighting 422
Reflection 344
Parallax 433
111% 400 fps
MRender 377
Gravity 401
Splatting 247
116% 341 fps
Poor: 86%
This bench: 116%
Great: 116%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$180
390GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1537 1329 1297 1310 1291 1290 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
344% Outstanding
Read 2576
Write 2,155
Mixed 1,863
SusWrite 1,342
444% 1,984 MB/s
4K Read 66.1
4K Write 183
4K Mixed 96.8
321% 115 MB/s
DQ Read 1,426
DQ Write 1,243
DQ Mixed 1,270
970% 1,313 MB/s
Poor: 209%
This bench: 344%
Great: 359%
SanDisk Ultra 3D 500GB-$65
375GB free
Firmware: X61170RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 430 412 413 410 409 403 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
119% Outstanding
Read 506
Write 482
Mixed 387
SusWrite 413
101% 447 MB/s
4K Read 39.5
4K Write 111
4K Mixed 52.3
186% 67.5 MB/s
DQ Read 375
DQ Write 330
DQ Mixed 283
231% 329 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 119%
Great: 119%
Intel Optane+1.8TBHDD
568GB free
Firmware: 17.7
SusWrite @10s intervals: 271 275 273 272 71 71 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 38% Great: 72%
Seagate Momentus 5400.6 2.5" 500GB-$30
256GB free
Firmware: 0003SDM1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 63 64 61 64 63 64 MB/s
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
35.8% Below average
Read 61.3
Write 51.8
Mixed 36.8
SusWrite 63.3
39% 53.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.6
110% 0.77 MB/s
Poor: 10%
This bench: 35.8%
Great: 43%
Hitachi HDT721010SLA360 1TB-$467
226GB free
Firmware: ST6OA31B
SusWrite @10s intervals: 76 78 78 78 78 78 MB/s
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
45% Average
Read 79
Write 71.5
Mixed 42
SusWrite 77.5
50% 67.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.9
159% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 29%
This bench: 45%
Great: 62%
SAMSUNG HD503HI 500GB
78GB free, PID 0475
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 41 41 41 41 41 41 MB/s
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
19.3% Very poor
Read 37.5
Write 38.5
Mixed 31
SusWrite 40.6
50% 36.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.6
76% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 19.3%
Great: 23%
TOSHIBA External USB 3.0 3TB
470GB free, PID a202
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 81 81 81 81 81 79 MB/s
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
33.6% Below average
Read 74
Write 74.5
Mixed 32
SusWrite 80.4
87% 65.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.8
87% 1 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 33.6%
Great: 53%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR4 3333 C16 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3333 MHz
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
106% Outstanding
MC Read 41.3
MC Write 40.3
MC Mixed 31.2
107% 37.6 GB/s
SC Read 21.8
SC Write 45.7
SC Mixed 30.2
93% 32.6 GB/s
Latency 51.6
78% 51.6 ns
Poor: 70%
This bench: 106%
Great: 116%
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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 18,408 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 107%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 135%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 111%
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Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z390-A - $172

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 75% - Very good Total price: $1,136
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