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 (37th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 63 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 intensive workstation, and even full-fledged server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 101%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load times.
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.
MotherboardAsus ROG STRIX Z490-E GAMING  (all builds)
Memory10 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200323
Uptime9.6 Days
Run DateAug 02 '20 at 09:32
Run Duration166 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU6%

 PC Performing below expectations (37th 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 above expectations (67th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Memory 94.4
1-Core 146
2-Core 292
100% 178 Pts
4-Core 577
8-Core 1,066
102% 822 Pts
64-Core 1568
105% 1568 Pts
Poor: 91%
This bench: 101%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$350
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 451.67
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Lighting 308
Reflection 305
Parallax 354
81% 322 fps
Gravity 299
Splatting 240
101% 270 fps
Poor: 68% Great: 85%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SHGS31-1000GS-2 1TB
272GB free
Firmware: 90000Q00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 474 460 417 410 399 397 MB/s
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
91.6% Outstanding
Read 507
Write 470
Mixed 422
SusWrite 426
103% 456 MB/s
4K Read 27.6
4K Write 83.9
4K Mixed 38.2
135% 49.9 MB/s
DQ Read 28.6
DQ Write 121
DQ Mixed 42.6
42% 64.1 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 91.6%
Great: 114%
WD Blue 2TB (2015)-$43
1.5TB free (System drive)
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 95 114 98 103 121 118 MB/s
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
67.2% Good
Read 126
Write 118
Mixed 73
SusWrite 108
78% 106 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 0.9
190% 1.5 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 67.2%
Great: 85%
WD Green 2TB (2012)-$79
770GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 95 98 96 98 97 96 MB/s
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
57.9% Above average
Read 105
Write 106
Mixed 76.2
SusWrite 96.7
71% 95.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 1
181% 1.3 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 57.9%
Great: 84%
PNY USB 3.0 FD 32GB
24GB free, PID 00ed
Operating at USB 3.2 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 13 18 19 19 19 MB/s
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
13.1% Very poor
Read 55.7
Write 27.7
Mixed 46.3
SusWrite 17
46% 36.7 MB/s
4K Read 5.4
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
20% 1.8 MB/s
Poor: 8%
This bench: 13.1%
Great: 25%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$60
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (20th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
68.8% Good
MC Read 26.8
MC Write 25.4
MC Mixed 19
68% 23.7 GB/s
SC Read 16.1
SC Write 26.2
SC Mixed 22
61% 21.4 GB/s
Latency 58.7
68% 58.7 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 68.8%
Great: 109%

 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 1,023 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 172%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 173%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus ROG STRIX Z490-E GAMING

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 52% - Above average Total price: $2,030
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