Asus PRIME Z390-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 77%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (18th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 82 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 85.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics113% 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 Drive175% 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.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (34%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z390-A  (all builds)
Memory4 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200221
Uptime6.1 Days
Run DateApr 24 '21 at 02:14
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 34%
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 PC Performing way below expectations (18th 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-$198
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
85.1% Excellent
Memory 89.1
1-Core 121
2-Core 240
86% 150 Pts
4-Core 437
8-Core 640
69% 538 Pts
64-Core 611
41% 611 Pts
Poor: 83%
This bench: 85.1%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070S (Super)-$510
CLim: 2145 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 465.89
Performing below potential (24th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
113% Outstanding
Lighting 147
Reflection 144
Parallax 144
119% 145 fps
MRender 172
Gravity 124
Splatting 109
106% 135 fps
Poor: 108%
This bench: 113%
Great: 127%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel 660p NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$90
658GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 004C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1040 364 898 453 172 242 MB/s
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
175% Outstanding
Read 1,269
Write 1,319
Mixed 871
SusWrite 528
223% 997 MB/s
4K Read 34.5
4K Write 101
4K Mixed 61.6
185% 65.7 MB/s
DQ Read 626
DQ Write 891
DQ Mixed 465
434% 661 MB/s
Poor: 130%
This bench: 175%
Great: 262%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 2400 C15 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
29.4% Poor
MC Read 10.6
MC Write 9.3
MC Mixed 9.8
28% 9.9 GB/s
SC Read 3.7
SC Write 7
SC Mixed 6.5
16% 5.73 GB/s
Latency 68.3
59% 68.3 ns
Poor: 29%
This bench: 29.4%
Great: 47%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME Z390-A Builds (Compare 37,448 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 117%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 111%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z390-A - $251

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $1,271
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