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 as expected (40th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 60 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 89.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Boot Drive96.3% 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.
Memory64GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 64GB 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.
MotherboardAsus ROG STRIX Z490-E GAMING  (all builds)
Memory54 GB free of 64 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200529
Uptime1.2 Days
Run DateApr 16 '21 at 01:03
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU7%
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 PC Performing as expected (40th 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-$305
LGA1200, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.7 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
89.7% Excellent
Memory 80
1-Core 147
2-Core 288
95% 172 Pts
4-Core 532
8-Core 1,014
96% 773 Pts
64-Core 1,535
103% 1,535 Pts
Poor: 90%
This bench: 89.7%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super)-$240
CLim: 2145 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 466.11
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Lighting 89.9
Reflection 90.7
Parallax 83.6
73% 88.1 fps
Gravity 79.7
Splatting 73.3
82% 76.5 fps
Poor: 66% Great: 76%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WDC WDBNCE0010PNC 1TB
788GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 415000RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 391 364 359 362 358 364 MB/s
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
96.3% Outstanding
Read 370
Write 237
Mixed 324
SusWrite 366
73% 324 MB/s
4K Read 31.4
4K Write 90
4K Mixed 37.5
143% 53 MB/s
DQ Read 379
DQ Write 310
DQ Mixed 117
150% 269 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 96.3%
Great: 118%
WD Blue 4TB (2015)-$85
3.5TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 169 174 175 175 176 174 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Read 182
Write 150
Mixed 104
SusWrite 174
112% 152 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 0.9
196% 1.57 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 102%
Great: 102%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMW32GX4M2E3200C16 4x16GB
4 of 4 slots used
64GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
70% Good
MC Read 25.6
MC Write 26.9
MC Mixed 21.3
70% 24.6 GB/s
SC Read 15.5
SC Write 29.9
SC Mixed 22.8
65% 22.7 GB/s
Latency 80.5
50% 80.5 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 70%
Great: 118%

 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 11,547 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 197%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 199%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus ROG STRIX Z490-E GAMING - $419

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $1,912
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