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 above expectations (82nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 18 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 104%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Boot Drive299% 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus ROG STRIX Z490-E GAMING  (all builds)
Memory12.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210113
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 14 '21 at 16:34
Run Duration188 Seconds
Run User PAK-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (82nd 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-$304
LGA1200, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.85 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
104% Outstanding
Memory 95.3
1-Core 152
2-Core 304
103% 184 Pts
4-Core 604
8-Core 1108
107% 856 Pts
64-Core 1,638
110% 1,638 Pts
Poor: 90%
This bench: 104%
Great: 105%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
LENSE20512GMSP34MEAT2TA 512GB
311GB free
Firmware: 2.8.8341
SusWrite @10s intervals: 744 407 385 403 396 403 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
180% Outstanding
Read 1,465
Write 972
Mixed 1,287
SusWrite 456
233% 1,045 MB/s
4K Read 42.4
4K Write 126
4K Mixed 64.5
214% 77.7 MB/s
DQ Read 685
DQ Write 524
DQ Mixed 536
419% 582 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 180%
Great: 174%
HP EX950 NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$160
495GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SS0411B Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1358 946 909 899 901 904 MB/s
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
299% Outstanding
Read 2500
Write 1,907
Mixed 206
SusWrite 986
309% 1,400 MB/s
4K Read 60.1
4K Write 156
4K Mixed 83.7
281% 99.8 MB/s
DQ Read 1,304
DQ Write 1,019
DQ Mixed 517
562% 947 MB/s
Poor: 162%
This bench: 299%
Great: 376%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3600 C19 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
99.9% Outstanding
MC Read 37.7
MC Write 40.2
MC Mixed 27.2
100% 35 GB/s
SC Read 21.1
SC Write 46.7
SC Mixed 30.7
94% 32.8 GB/s
Latency 56.2
71% 56.2 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 99.9%
Great: 114%

 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 13,115 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 - $378

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $1,862
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