Asus ROG STRIX Z490-E GAMING

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (28th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 72 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 92.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Boot Drive180% 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.
Very high background CPU (60%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
MotherboardAsus ROG STRIX Z490-E GAMING  (all builds)
Memory26.5 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200323
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 29 '20 at 10:26
Run Duration161 Seconds
Run User NLD-User
Background CPU 60%
Watch Gameplay: 1080 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing below expectations (28th 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 4.65 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
92.7% Outstanding
Memory 83.4
1-Core 144
2-Core 280
95% 169 Pts
4-Core 546
8-Core 1,005
97% 776 Pts
64-Core 1,456
98% 1,456 Pts
Poor: 91%
This bench: 92.7%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$540
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 432.00
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Lighting 340
Reflection 351
Parallax 351
89% 347 fps
Gravity 311
Splatting 230
105% 271 fps
Poor: 77% Great: 115%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
XPG GAMMIX S5 512GB
414GB free (System drive)
Firmware: V9001b31
SusWrite @10s intervals: 502 625 853 928 918 918 MB/s
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
180% Outstanding
Read 1,838
Write 868
Mixed 860
SusWrite 791
241% 1,089 MB/s
4K Read 21.1
4K Write 54.7
4K Mixed 32.6
103% 36.1 MB/s
DQ Read 417
DQ Write 742
DQ Mixed 610
454% 590 MB/s
Poor: 144%
This bench: 180%
Great: 239%
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$67
466GB free
Firmware: RVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 250 304 416 445 441 427 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
82.4% Excellent
Read 443
Write 439
Mixed 402
SusWrite 381
94% 416 MB/s
4K Read 17.5
4K Write 39.1
4K Mixed 26.5
81% 27.7 MB/s
DQ Read 376
DQ Write 336
DQ Mixed 353
266% 355 MB/s
Poor: 80%
This bench: 82.4%
Great: 131%
Kingston HyperX 3K 120GB-$130
112GB free
Firmware: 541ABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 129 132 142 141 146 151 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
56.8% Above average
Read 331
Write 222
Mixed 249
SusWrite 140
52% 236 MB/s
4K Read 19.8
4K Write 36.5
4K Mixed 26
83% 27.4 MB/s
DQ Read 226
DQ Write 180
DQ Mixed 186
144% 198 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 56.8%
Great: 87%
WD Red 2TB (2012)-$70
2TB free
Firmware: 82.00A82
SusWrite @10s intervals: 106 119 148 149 149 149 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
85.9% Excellent
Read 162
Write 135
Mixed 90.7
SusWrite 137
96% 131 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 1
190% 1.47 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 85.9%
Great: 86%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMT32GX4M2C3200C16 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
71.6% Very good
MC Read 26.5
MC Write 27.8
MC Mixed 21.9
73% 25.4 GB/s
SC Read 14
SC Write 28.9
SC Mixed 22
62% 21.6 GB/s
Latency 74.6
54% 74.6 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 71.6%
Great: 112%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical ROG STRIX Z490-E GAMING Builds (Compare 1,965 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 130%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 131%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus ROG STRIX Z490-E GAMING

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 63% - Good Total price: $1,487
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