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 (36th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 64 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 97.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Boot Drive347% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (16%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
MotherboardAsus ROG STRIX Z490-E GAMING  (all builds)
Memory27.1 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200529
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 22 '20 at 19:27
Run Duration200 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 16%

 PC Performing below expectations (36th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i9-10850K-$400
LGA1200, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.8 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
97.5% Outstanding
Memory 85.2
1-Core 148
2-Core 295
98% 176 Pts
4-Core 587
8-Core 1,102
105% 844 Pts
64-Core 2,001
134% 2,001 Pts
Poor: 94%
This bench: 97.5%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3080-$700
Gigabyte(1458 405D) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 4750 MHz, Ram: 10GB, Driver: 457.30
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Lighting 256
Reflection 222
Parallax 272
209% 250 fps
Gravity 213
Splatting 127
26% 170 fps
Poor: 172% Great: 235%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$150
783GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2309 2226 1522 1528 1502 1530 MB/s
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
347% Outstanding
Read 2,558
Write 2,401
Mixed 1,795
SusWrite 1,770
478% 2,131 MB/s
4K Read 61.5
4K Write 146
4K Mixed 84.3
278% 97.3 MB/s
DQ Read 1,253
DQ Write 994
DQ Mixed 1,135
846% 1,127 MB/s
Poor: 238%
This bench: 347%
Great: 377%
Seagate FireCuda SSHD 1TB (2016)-$63
579GB free
Firmware: CC41
SusWrite @10s intervals: 182 185 185 183 185 185 MB/s
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
78.5% Very good
Read 87.9
Write 156
Mixed 30.9
SusWrite 184
83% 115 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 5.2
4K Mixed 2.1
384% 2.87 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 78.5%
Great: 109%
SanDisk Cruzer Glide 16GB
15GB free, PID 5575
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 4.5 4.1 4.2 4.2 4.1 4.3 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
6.97% Terrible
Read 19.9
Write 13.7
Mixed 12
SusWrite 4.2
15% 12.4 MB/s
4K Read 4.3
4K Write 0.7
4K Mixed 2
108% 2.33 MB/s
Poor: 7%
This bench: 6.97%
Great: 17%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMT32GX4M2C3200C16 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
73.8% Very good
MC Read 27.1
MC Write 28.3
MC Mixed 22.4
74% 25.9 GB/s
SC Read 16
SC Write 30.8
SC Mixed 23.4
67% 23.4 GB/s
Latency 71.8
56% 71.8 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 73.8%
Great: 113%

 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 4,551 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 124%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 125%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus ROG STRIX Z490-E GAMING - $286

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 78% - Very good Total price: $1,456
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