Asus ROG STRIX Z490-E GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 115%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 115%
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (77th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 23 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 101%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics111% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive98.5% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (19%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsus ROG STRIX Z490-E GAMING  (all builds)
Memory11.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200721
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 22 '20 at 19:57
Run Duration141 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 19%
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 PC Performing above expectations (77th 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-$333
LGA1200, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.65 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Memory 95.3
1-Core 146
2-Core 284
99% 175 Pts
4-Core 572
8-Core 1,030
100% 801 Pts
64-Core 1,527
102% 1,527 Pts
Poor: 90%
This bench: 101%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$450
Asus(1043 8593) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2062 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 457.30
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
111% Outstanding
Lighting 140
Reflection 154
Parallax 131
116% 142 fps
MRender 116
Gravity 137
Splatting 114
71% 123 fps
Poor: 92%
This bench: 111%
Great: 115%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial BX100 250GB-$99
195GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 329 364 365 366 361 365 MB/s
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
98.5% Outstanding
Read 506
Write 368
Mixed 324
SusWrite 358
87% 389 MB/s
4K Read 28
4K Write 87.8
4K Mixed 40
140% 51.9 MB/s
DQ Read 274
DQ Write 308
DQ Mixed 194
173% 259 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 98.5%
Great: 103%
Gigabyte GP-GSM2NE3100TNTD 1TB
954GB free
Firmware: EDFM60.0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1192 1247 492 497 495 500 MB/s
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
211% Outstanding
Read 1,100
Write 1,336
Mixed 1,119
SusWrite 737
242% 1,073 MB/s
4K Read 46.2
4K Write 142
4K Mixed 65.5
229% 84.5 MB/s
DQ Read 1225
DQ Write 1,075
DQ Mixed 1,166
870% 1,155 MB/s
Poor: 133%
This bench: 211%
Great: 238%
Seagate Barracuda 4TB (2017)-$80
3.5TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 119 118 105 95 119 92 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 42% Great: 92%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMW16GX4M2D3600C18 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
96.8% Outstanding
MC Read 36.8
MC Write 40.8
MC Mixed 26.6
99% 34.7 GB/s
SC Read 16.9
SC Write 38.2
SC Mixed 28.4
80% 27.8 GB/s
Latency 56.2
71% 56.2 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 96.8%
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 4,711 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 202%
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Desktop
Desktop 103%
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Workstation
Workstation 204%
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Motherboard: Asus ROG STRIX Z490-E GAMING - $286

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 83% - Excellent Total price: $1,589
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