Asus PRIME Z390-A

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 133%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 115%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 99%
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (60th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 40 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 88%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics175% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive216% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (12%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
1 month ago, 1 month ago.
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z390-A  (all builds)
Memory26.6 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190129
Uptime4 Days
Run DateOct 15 '19 at 03:18
Run Duration122 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 12%

 PC Performing above expectations (60th 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-$355
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
88% Excellent
1-Core 132
2-Core 260
92% 196 Pts
4-Core 485
8-Core 811
82% 648 Pts
64-Core 1,044
70% 1,044 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 88%
Great: 107%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-Ti-$1,030
CLim: 2190 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 436.48
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
175% Outstanding
Lighting 632
Reflection 553
Parallax 693
166% 626 fps
MRender 548
Gravity 616
Splatting 309
177% 491 fps
Poor: 121%
This bench: 175%
Great: 193%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial P1 3D NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$58
299GB free (System drive)
Firmware: P3CR010 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 883 872 893 905 905 899 MB/s
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
216% Outstanding
Read 1,432
Write 887
Mixed 889
SusWrite 893
229% 1,025 MB/s
4K Read 55.9
4K Write 141
4K Mixed 70.5
250% 89.1 MB/s
DQ Read 351
DQ Write 848
DQ Mixed 222
278% 474 MB/s
Poor: 121%
This bench: 216%
Great: 231%
WD Elements 25A3 8TB
7.5TB free, PID 25a3
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 188 184 190 191 186 188 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
85.2% Excellent
Read 196
Write 201
Mixed 124
SusWrite 188
238% 177 MB/s
4K Read 2
4K Write 5
4K Mixed 1.2
218% 2.73 MB/s
Poor: 24%
This bench: 85.2%
Great: 85%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMW16GX4M2C3200C16 CMW16GX4M2D3000C16 CMW16GX4M2C3200C16 CMW16GX4M2D3000C16 32GB
2133, 2133, 2133, 2133 MHz
8192, 8192, 8192, 8192 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
73.2% Very good
MC Read 26.4
MC Write 28
MC Mixed 22.4
73% 25.6 GB/s
SC Read 17.9
SC Write 29.2
SC Mixed 23.4
67% 23.5 GB/s
Latency 69
58% 69 ns
Poor: 73%
This bench: 73.2%
Great: 95%
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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 12,962 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 108%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 133%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 109%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z390-A - $103

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 79% - Very good Total price: $1,001
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