Asrock Z390 Steel Legend

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 125%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 118%
UFO
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 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 98%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics133% 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.
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.
MotherboardAsrock Z390 Steel Legend  (all builds)
Memory9.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191202
Uptime0.3 Days
Run DateJul 02 '21 at 19:00
Run Duration260 Seconds
Run User THA-User
Background CPU10%

 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 i7-9700K-$266
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
98% Outstanding
Memory 90.9
1-Core 142
2-Core 281
97% 172 Pts
4-Core 564
8-Core 1,030
99% 797 Pts
64-Core 1,103
74% 1,103 Pts
Poor: 87%
This bench: 98%
Great: 104%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$1,089
Gigabyte(1458 374C) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1949 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 471.11
Performing below potential (38th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
133% Outstanding
Lighting 166
Reflection 186
Parallax 174
134% 175 fps
MRender 130
Gravity 170
Splatting 120
132% 140 fps
Poor: 116%
This bench: 133%
Great: 149%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$55
34GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 1,854
Write 1,622
Mixed 1,321
356% 1,599 MB/s
4K Read 34.4
4K Write 60.3
4K Mixed 46.3
143% 47 MB/s
DQ Read 1,004
DQ Write 1,108
DQ Mixed 1,168
848% 1,093 MB/s
Poor: 161% Great: 287%
WDC WD60EZAZ-00SF3B0 6TB
3TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 116 117 118 119 119 120 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
16.7% Very poor
Read 135
Write 108
Mixed 81
SusWrite 118
25% 111 MB/s
4K Read 4.4
4K Write 10.6
4K Mixed 1.1
14% 5.37 MB/s
DQ Read 1.3
DQ Write 12.3
DQ Mixed 1.9
3% 5.17 MB/s
Poor: 16%
This bench: 16.7%
Great: 40%
WD Black 1TB (2013)-$45
24GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 139 144 128 144 139 148 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
65.1% Good
Read 86.1
Write 83.5
Mixed 53.5
SusWrite 140
66% 90.9 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 1
206% 1.5 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 65.1%
Great: 108%
WD Black 3TB (2013)-$151
134GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 149 155 155 154 155 155 MB/s
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
88.6% Excellent
Read 155
Write 155
Mixed 101
SusWrite 154
104% 141 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.9
4K Mixed 1.1
209% 1.6 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 88.6%
Great: 99%
WD Green 2TB (2012)-$79
38GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 104 102 108 108 107 106 MB/s
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
62.8% Good
Read 113
Write 109
Mixed 63.8
SusWrite 106
72% 98 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.7
145% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 62.8%
Great: 84%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws 4 DDR4 2400 C15 2x8GB-$129
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing below potential (5th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
47.1% Average
MC Read 16.5
MC Write 16.7
MC Mixed 13
44% 15.4 GB/s
SC Read 14.6
SC Write 17.6
SC Mixed 16.9
47% 16.4 GB/s
Latency 65.9
61% 65.9 ns
Poor: 47%
This bench: 47.1%
Great: 86%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 42: 6R 3G 3B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
42% 28% 43 199 96 60 23" 1920 1080 HWP293A HP 2311
History: Score 21: 2R 2G 5B | Score 42: 6R 3G 3B
Typical Z390 Steel Legend Builds (Compare 1,244 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 116%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 110%
UFO

Motherboard: Asrock Z390 Steel Legend

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 70% - Good Total price: $1,056
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