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 above expectations (66th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 34 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 105%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Boot Drive232% 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.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (18%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
MotherboardAsus ROG STRIX Z490-E GAMING  (all builds)
Memory13.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200323
Uptime0.7 Days
Run DateOct 18 '20 at 22:02
Run Duration143 Seconds
Run User POL-User
Background CPU 18%
Watch Gameplay: 2080-Ti + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing above expectations (66th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i9-10900K-$570
LGA1200, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 10 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 5.3 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
105% Outstanding
Memory 99.3
1-Core 165
2-Core 326
110% 197 Pts
4-Core 637
8-Core 627
87% 632 Pts
64-Core 639
43% 639 Pts
Poor: 96%
This bench: 105%
Great: 108%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-Ti-$1,343
CLim: 2190 MHz, MLim: 3625 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 452.06
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Lighting 697
Reflection 609
Parallax 804
183% 703 fps
Gravity 688
Splatting 325
232% 507 fps
Poor: 152% Great: 202%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$89
184GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 754 510 588 583 581 575 MB/s
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
232% Outstanding
Read 1,820
Write 1,647
Mixed 679
SusWrite 598
264% 1,186 MB/s
4K Read 40.4
4K Write 143
4K Mixed 61.3
215% 81.5 MB/s
DQ Read 1117
DQ Write 1,394
DQ Mixed 843
750% 1,118 MB/s
Poor: 151%
This bench: 232%
Great: 258%
Samsung 860 QVO 1TB-$110
117GB free
Firmware: RVQ02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 377 161 81 81 81 83 MB/s
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 483
Write 461
Mixed 395
SusWrite 144
83% 371 MB/s
4K Read 32.8
4K Write 140
4K Mixed 52.2
190% 74.8 MB/s
DQ Read 377
DQ Write 341
DQ Mixed 356
268% 358 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 103%
Great: 123%
Microsoft Storage Space Device 999GB
759GB free
Firmware: 0.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 74 69 72 73 74 73 MB/s
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
70.2% Very good
Read 172
Write 90.1
Mixed 88
SusWrite 72.4
78% 106 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 0.9
4K Mixed 0.7
144% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 70.2%
Great: 112%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 4000 C17 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2000 MHz clocked @ 4200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
141% Outstanding
MC Read 54.7
MC Write 57
MC Mixed 40.6
145% 50.8 GB/s
SC Read 26.1
SC Write 54.7
SC Mixed 38
113% 39.6 GB/s
Latency 39.6
101% 39.6 ns
Poor: 68%
This bench: 141%
Great: 136%

 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 3,221 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-E GAMING - $292

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 75% - Very good Total price: $1,405
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