Asus ROG STRIX Z490-A GAMING

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (54th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 46 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 103%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Boot Drive200% 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)
Memory28.4 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200529
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 18 '20 at 07:56
Run Duration242 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing as expected (54th 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-$355
LGA1200, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 5.05 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Memory 94.7
1-Core 158
2-Core 304
104% 186 Pts
4-Core 601
8-Core 1,082
105% 842 Pts
64-Core 1,614
108% 1,614 Pts
Poor: 91%
This bench: 103%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-Ti-$350
MSI(1462 C304) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 456.71
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Lighting 384
Reflection 357
Parallax 380
101% 374 fps
Gravity 372
Splatting 242
126% 307 fps
Poor: 85% Great: 106%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue SN550 NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$60
408GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 211070WD Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 865 417 429 428 432 431 MB/s
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
200% Outstanding
Read 1,548
Write 1,616
Mixed 1,221
SusWrite 500
274% 1,221 MB/s
4K Read 48.6
4K Write 109
4K Mixed 66.2
216% 74.6 MB/s
DQ Read 1,087
DQ Write 702
DQ Mixed 318
393% 703 MB/s
Poor: 155%
This bench: 200%
Great: 236%
WD Blue SN550 NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$105
424GB free
Firmware: 211070WD Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1559 824 833 831 829 832 MB/s
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
231% Outstanding
Read 1,558
Write 1,854
Mixed 1,479
SusWrite 951
329% 1,461 MB/s
4K Read 48
4K Write 108
4K Mixed 66
214% 73.9 MB/s
DQ Read 1,160
DQ Write 803
DQ Mixed 1049
765% 1004 MB/s
Poor: 187%
This bench: 231%
Great: 267%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 500GB-$17
320GB free
Firmware: KC48
SusWrite @10s intervals: 122 121 123 123 123 123 MB/s
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
70.5% Very good
Read 124
Write 115
Mixed 65.6
SusWrite 122
78% 107 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.8
138% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 24%
This bench: 70.5%
Great: 80%
Hua722020ala330 59Y5485 59Y1795IBM 2TB
1.5TB free
Firmware: JKAOA34H
SusWrite @10s intervals: 121 118 122 122 120 124 MB/s
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
68.2% Good
Read 117
Write 118
Mixed 58.7
SusWrite 121
76% 104 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1
4K Mixed 0.9
152% 0.9 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 68.2%
Great: 71%
Hua722020ala330 59Y5485 59Y1795IBM 2TB
738GB free
Firmware: JKAOA34H
SusWrite @10s intervals: 96 95 97 99 97 99 MB/s
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
59.9% Above average
Read 112
Write 115
Mixed 54.9
SusWrite 97.2
69% 94.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.8
142% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 59.9%
Great: 71%
Hua722020ala330 59Y5485 59Y1795IBM 2TB
1TB free
Firmware: JKAOA34H
SusWrite @10s intervals: 103 97 100 100 102 101 MB/s
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
63.3% Good
Read 120
Write 117
Mixed 61.1
SusWrite 100
73% 99.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.9
155% 1 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 63.3%
Great: 71%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMD16GX4M2B3000C15 CMT16GX4M2C3200C16 CMD16GX4M2B3000C15 CMT16GX4M2C3200C16 32GB
3200, 3200, 3200, 3200 MHz
8192, 8192, 8192, 8192 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
101% Outstanding
MC Read 38.4
MC Write 39.4
MC Mixed 29.1
102% 35.6 GB/s
SC Read 20.7
SC Write 45.9
SC Mixed 30.6
92% 32.4 GB/s
Latency 57.9
69% 57.9 ns

 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 566 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 114%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 115%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus ROG STRIX Z490-A GAMING

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 75% - Very good Total price: $1,160
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