Asrock Z490 Taichi

Performance Results

Gaming 148%
Desktop 107%
Workstation 157%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (56th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 44 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 105%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics139% 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 Drive286% 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.
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.
MotherboardAsrock Z490 Taichi  (all builds)
Memory54.2 GB free of 64 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210317
Uptime0.3 Days
Run DateApr 30 '21 at 15:15
Run Duration142 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing as expected (56th 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-$464
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.9 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
105% Outstanding
Memory 97.2
1-Core 152
2-Core 304
104% 184 Pts
4-Core 607
8-Core 1,147
109% 877 Pts
64-Core 1,953
131% 1,953 Pts
Poor: 93%
This bench: 105%
Great: 107%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$1,074
Asus(1043 85EC) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2025 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 466.11
Performing below potential (65th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
139% Outstanding
Lighting 172
Reflection 194
Parallax 183
139% 183 fps
MRender 136
Gravity 181
Splatting 126
140% 148 fps
Poor: 117%
This bench: 139%
Great: 149%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Nvme Samsung SSD 970 EVO Plus 1TB
232GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1357 1102 1046 1020 975 958 MB/s
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
286% Outstanding
Read 2,521
Write 2205
Mixed 1,748
SusWrite 1,076
422% 1,887 MB/s
4K Read 56
4K Write 126
4K Mixed 76.5
250% 86.2 MB/s
DQ Read 1,026
DQ Write 847
DQ Mixed 946
706% 940 MB/s
Poor: 204%
This bench: 286%
Great: 358%
Intel Optane+3.6TBHDD
945GB free
Firmware: 18.30
SusWrite @10s intervals: 113 123 101 109 116 164 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 62% Great: 62%
Seagate ST8000DM0004-1ZC11G 8TB
1.5TB free
Firmware: DN01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 207 212 209 215 213 210 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 32% Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB-$649
4 of 4 slots used
64GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing below potential (40th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
101% Outstanding
MC Read 35.1
MC Write 40.2
MC Mixed 31
101% 35.4 GB/s
SC Read 21.2
SC Write 42.8
SC Mixed 31.3
91% 31.8 GB/s
Latency 49.5
81% 49.5 ns
Poor: 72%
This bench: 101%
Great: 177%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z490 Taichi Builds (Compare 696 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 227%
Desktop 104%
Workstation 246%

Motherboard: Asrock Z490 Taichi

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 51% - Above average Total price: $2,107
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