Asus ROG STRIX Z390-F GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 55%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 47%
Yacht
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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 95.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics51.9% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
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 (15%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
MotherboardAsus ROG STRIX Z390-F GAMING  (all builds)
Memory12.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190318
Uptime3.4 Days
Run DateJan 21 '21 at 23:03
Run Duration146 Seconds
Run User NOR-User
Background CPU 15%

 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 Server
Intel Core i5-9600K-$206
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
95.2% Outstanding
Memory 93.8
1-Core 135
2-Core 267
94% 165 Pts
4-Core 534
8-Core 676
80% 605 Pts
64-Core 754
51% 754 Pts
Poor: 84%
This bench: 95.2%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$340
CLim: 1455 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 461.09
Performing below potential (74th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
51.9% Above average
Lighting 64.2
Reflection 70.3
Parallax 63
52% 65.8 fps
MRender 68
Gravity 63.7
Splatting 55
52% 62.2 fps
Poor: 44%
This bench: 51.9%
Great: 56%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$65
97GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 2,394
Write 2,114
Mixed 1,454
441% 1,987 MB/s
4K Read 63.5
4K Write 157
4K Mixed 84.4
287% 102 MB/s
DQ Read 1,012
DQ Write 1,306
DQ Mixed 1,167
878% 1,162 MB/s
Poor: 154% Great: 289%
Corsair Force GS 128GB-$150
39GB free
Firmware: 5.07
SusWrite @10s intervals: 173 178 201 196 189 212 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
87% Excellent
Read 343
Write 236
Mixed 250
SusWrite 192
57% 255 MB/s
4K Read 35.7
4K Write 105
4K Mixed 44.5
167% 61.7 MB/s
DQ Read 225
DQ Write 240
DQ Mixed 150
135% 205 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 87%
Great: 87%
WD Blue 640GB (2008)-$33
277GB free
Firmware: 01.03B01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 90 90 91 92 90 89 MB/s
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
52.1% Above average
Read 91
Write 87.7
Mixed 57.2
SusWrite 90.3
60% 81.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 1
181% 1.3 MB/s
Poor: 32%
This bench: 52.1%
Great: 63%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury 2666 C16 2x8GB-$81
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2666 MHz
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
82.6% Excellent
MC Read 32.6
MC Write 31.7
MC Mixed 23.4
84% 29.2 GB/s
SC Read 17.5
SC Write 30.7
SC Mixed 25.8
70% 24.7 GB/s
Latency 60.3
66% 60.3 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 82.6%
Great: 95%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical ROG STRIX Z390-F GAMING Builds (Compare 17,904 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 116%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 100%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 109%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus ROG STRIX Z390-F GAMING - $216

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 70% - Good Total price: $1,194
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