Asrock Z490 Steel Legend

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 210%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 109%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 215%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (74th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 26 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 108%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics198% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive383% 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 (13%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
MotherboardAsrock Z490 Steel Legend  (all builds)
Memory12.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200623
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 14 '21 at 12:59
Run Duration130 Seconds
Run User BGR-User
Background CPU 13%
Watch Gameplay: 3080 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing above expectations (74th 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-$354
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 5.1 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
108% Outstanding
Memory 97.5
1-Core 159
2-Core 316
107% 191 Pts
4-Core 633
8-Core 1,236
115% 935 Pts
64-Core 1,672
112% 1,672 Pts
Poor: 89%
This bench: 108%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3080-$700
Palit(1569 2206) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 4750 MHz, Ram: 10GB, Driver: 456.38
Performing below potential (28th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
198% Outstanding
Lighting 258
Reflection 239
Parallax 285
208% 261 fps
MRender 296
Gravity 221
Splatting 172
187% 230 fps
Poor: 172%
This bench: 198%
Great: 226%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$270
918GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B2QEXP7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2300 2356 2394 2434 2426 2425 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
383% Outstanding
Read 2,584
Write 2,371
Mixed 1,564
SusWrite 2,389
501% 2,227 MB/s
4K Read 53.3
4K Write 146
4K Mixed 75.4
255% 91.5 MB/s
DQ Read 1,360
DQ Write 1,106
DQ Mixed 1,233
923% 1,233 MB/s
Poor: 239%
This bench: 383%
Great: 408%
USB FLASH DRIVE 32GB
22GB free, PID b113
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 4.1 3.1 3.3 1.2 6.6 MB/s
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
6.1% Terrible
Read 18.9
Write 14.7
Mixed 17.9
SusWrite 3.8
18% 13.8 MB/s
4K Read 2.9
4K Write 0.6
4K Mixed 1
65% 1.5 MB/s
Poor: 3%
This bench: 6.1%
Great: 9%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance RGB PRO DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$95
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
95.1% Outstanding
MC Read 37.8
MC Write 35.4
MC Mixed 25.7
94% 33 GB/s
SC Read 20.7
SC Write 39.7
SC Mixed 31.3
87% 30.6 GB/s
Latency 48.2
83% 48.2 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 95.1%
Great: 106%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z490 Steel Legend Builds (Compare 496 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 198%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 200%
UFO

Motherboard: Asrock Z490 Steel Legend

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 76% - Very good Total price: $1,234
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