Asus TUF GAMING Z490-PLUS

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 81%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 105%
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Workstation
Workstation 87%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (61st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 39 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.
Graphics74.9% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive284% 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 (17%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsus TUF GAMING Z490-PLUS  (all builds)
Memory18.5 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200508
Uptime0.8 Days
Run DateNov 28 '20 at 03:12
Run Duration241 Seconds
Run User MAR-User
Background CPU 17%
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 PC Performing above expectations (61st 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-$500
LGA1200, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.9 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
101% Outstanding
Memory 93.9
1-Core 151
2-Core 300
102% 181 Pts
4-Core 577
8-Core 1,072
102% 824 Pts
64-Core 1,952
131% 1,952 Pts
Poor: 96%
This bench: 101%
Great: 108%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$450
CLim: 1936 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 457.30
Relative performance (0th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
74.9% Very good
Lighting 79.9
Reflection 102
Parallax 96.5
65% 92.9 fps
MRender 88.8
Gravity 111
Splatting 97.8
87% 99.2 fps
Poor: 94%
This bench: 74.9%
Great: 116%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Nvme SAMSUNG MZVLB1T0HALR-00000 1TB
851GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXA7301Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1996 1957 1149 1149 1146 1134 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
284% Outstanding
Read 2,168
Write 2,059
Mixed 1,556
SusWrite 1,422
404% 1,801 MB/s
4K Read 51.2
4K Write 112
4K Mixed 68
224% 76.9 MB/s
DQ Read 1,001
DQ Write 836
DQ Mixed 912
685% 916 MB/s
Poor: 132%
This bench: 284%
Great: 286%
WDC WDS200T2B0A-00SM50 2TB
1.5TB free
Firmware: 411040WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 445 460 452 461 457 460 MB/s
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Read 410
Write 445
Mixed 370
SusWrite 456
95% 420 MB/s
4K Read 28.3
4K Write 82
4K Mixed 40.2
138% 50.2 MB/s
DQ Read 381
DQ Write 311
DQ Mixed 234
206% 309 MB/s
Poor: 81%
This bench: 102%
Great: 119%
WDC WDS200T2B0A-00SM50 2TB
1.5TB free
Firmware: 411040WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 456 448 453 461 457 460 MB/s
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Read 454
Write 460
Mixed 366
SusWrite 456
98% 434 MB/s
4K Read 31.6
4K Write 82
4K Mixed 44.3
148% 52.6 MB/s
DQ Read 378
DQ Write 308
DQ Mixed 228
202% 305 MB/s
Poor: 81%
This bench: 107%
Great: 119%
Seagate IronWolf 8TB (2016)-$260
7TB free
Firmware: SC61
SusWrite @10s intervals: 230 231 230 231 232 230 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 17% Great: 118%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR4 3200 C16 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
96.2% Outstanding
MC Read 36.9
MC Write 37.6
MC Mixed 28.3
98% 34.3 GB/s
SC Read 19.2
SC Write 40.5
SC Mixed 28.6
84% 29.4 GB/s
Latency 60
67% 60 ns
Poor: 66%
This bench: 96.2%
Great: 117%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical TUF GAMING Z490-PLUS Builds (Compare 4,033 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 149%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 150%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus TUF GAMING Z490-PLUS - $180

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 81% - Excellent Total price: $1,145
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