Asus ROG STRIX Z490-A GAMING

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (73rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 27 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 107%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Boot Drive337% 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus ROG STRIX Z490-A GAMING  (all builds)
Memory27.1 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200515
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateMay 23 '20 at 02:40
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-10700K-$400
LGA1200, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 5.1 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Memory 96.4
1-Core 158
2-Core 316
106% 190 Pts
4-Core 631
8-Core 1,132
110% 882 Pts
64-Core 1,681
113% 1,681 Pts
Poor: 91%
This bench: 107%
Great: 107%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080S (Super)-$724
Asus(1043 876B) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2265 MHz, MLim: 4083 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 445.87
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Lighting 629
Reflection 510
Parallax 618
165% 586 fps
Gravity 520
Splatting 281
176% 401 fps
Poor: 107% Great: 141%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata XPG SX8200 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$140
813GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 42AZS6AC Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1378 1379 2050 1481 1635 1257 MB/s
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
337% Outstanding
Read 2,570
Write 2,048
Mixed 248
SusWrite 1,530
355% 1,599 MB/s
4K Read 59.8
4K Write 158
4K Mixed 83.3
281% 100 MB/s
DQ Read 1,300
DQ Write 1,098
DQ Mixed 584
606% 994 MB/s
Poor: 193%
This bench: 337%
Great: 390%
SanDisk Cruzer Glide 32GB
26GB free, PID 5575
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 3.1 8.4 8.4 8.9 8.4 8.4 MB/s
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
11.6% Very poor
Read 22.7
Write 9.2
Mixed 6.5
SusWrite 7.6
13% 11.5 MB/s
4K Read 4.8
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.1
82% 2.23 MB/s
Poor: 6%
This bench: 11.6%
Great: 18%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
99.5% Outstanding
MC Read 38.4
MC Write 37.3
MC Mixed 29.3
100% 35 GB/s
SC Read 20.5
SC Write 43.9
SC Mixed 29.7
90% 31.4 GB/s
Latency 52.5
76% 52.5 ns
Poor: 67%
This bench: 99.5%
Great: 126%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical ROG STRIX Z490-A GAMING Builds (Compare 21 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 112%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 149%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 135%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus ROG STRIX Z490-A GAMING

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 69% - Good Total price: $1,100
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