Asus ROG STRIX Z490-A GAMING

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (49th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 51 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 98.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Boot Drive85% 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.
Run History
2 months ago, 2 months ago.
MotherboardAsus ROG STRIX Z490-A GAMING  (all builds)
Memory11.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200529
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateApr 14 '21 at 20:15
Run Duration122 Seconds
Run User ROU-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing as expected (49th 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-$293
LGA1200, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.65 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
98.1% Outstanding
Memory 89.6
1-Core 145
2-Core 288
98% 174 Pts
4-Core 571
8-Core 990
98% 781 Pts
64-Core 1,542
104% 1,542 Pts
Poor: 88%
This bench: 98.1%
Great: 105%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel UHD Graphics 630
Asus(1043 8694) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 27.20.100.9127
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Lighting 6
Reflection 10.2
Parallax 0.1
5% 5.43 fps
Gravity 0.2
Splatting 0.2
0% 0.2 fps
Poor: 3% Great: 6%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Sandisk SD8SN8U128G1002 128GB
66GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X4131002
SusWrite @10s intervals: 112 96 89 91 92 99 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
85% Excellent
Read 499
Write 168
Mixed 240
SusWrite 96.6
55% 251 MB/s
4K Read 35.8
4K Write 89.7
4K Mixed 40.7
154% 55.4 MB/s
DQ Read 338
DQ Write 199
DQ Mixed 170
153% 236 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 85%
Great: 86%
Seagate ST2000LM007-1R8174 2TB
703GB free
Firmware: SDM2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 83 84 86 86 84 86 MB/s
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
38.9% Below average
Read 49.5
Write 74
Mixed 51.5
SusWrite 84.7
48% 64.9 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 4.8
4K Mixed 0.4
175% 2.07 MB/s
Poor: 16%
This bench: 38.9%
Great: 70%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3466 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (18th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
68.8% Good
MC Read 27.2
MC Write 25.8
MC Mixed 18.9
68% 24 GB/s
SC Read 15.9
SC Write 28.4
SC Mixed 20.9
62% 21.7 GB/s
Latency 67.8
59% 67.8 ns
Poor: 57%
This bench: 68.8%
Great: 117%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical ROG STRIX Z490-A GAMING Builds (Compare 2,194 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 149%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 151%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus ROG STRIX Z490-A GAMING

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $1,271
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