Asus ROG STRIX Z490-E GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 94%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (71st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 29 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 103%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics86.3% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive108% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus ROG STRIX Z490-E GAMING  (all builds)
Memory26.8 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210415
Uptime1 Days
Run DateMay 14 '21 at 17:23
Run Duration155 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU2%
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 PC Performing above expectations (71st 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-$299
LGA1200, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Memory 94.9
1-Core 150
2-Core 294
102% 180 Pts
4-Core 591
8-Core 1,110
106% 850 Pts
64-Core 1,573
106% 1,573 Pts
Poor: 90%
This bench: 103%
Great: 105%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660-Ti-$280
Asus(1043 86A5) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2295 MHz, MLim: 3040 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 466.27
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
86.3% Excellent
Lighting 112
Reflection 110
Parallax 98.6
90% 107 fps
MRender 103
Gravity 101
Splatting 85.7
82% 96.6 fps
Poor: 68%
This bench: 86.3%
Great: 81%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$100
293GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 478 482 484 428 440 437 MB/s
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
108% Outstanding
Read 494
Write 486
Mixed 392
SusWrite 458
103% 458 MB/s
4K Read 28.5
4K Write 89.3
4K Mixed 41.7
144% 53.2 MB/s
DQ Read 375
DQ Write 339
DQ Mixed 356
267% 357 MB/s
Poor: 75%
This bench: 108%
Great: 133%
Crucial MX500 1TB-$90
519GB free
Firmware: M3CR032
SusWrite @10s intervals: 462 467 471 470 468 467 MB/s
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
116% Outstanding
Read 510
Write 420
Mixed 406
SusWrite 467
101% 451 MB/s
4K Read 36.9
4K Write 86.3
4K Mixed 48.4
164% 57.2 MB/s
DQ Read 380
DQ Write 345
DQ Mixed 288
236% 338 MB/s
Poor: 78%
This bench: 116%
Great: 125%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$29
459GB free
Firmware: CC4D
SusWrite @10s intervals: 177 178 175 180 181 178 MB/s
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
95.1% Outstanding
Read 154
Write 95.6
Mixed 82.2
SusWrite 178
93% 127 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.8
154% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 95.1%
Great: 112%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$80
700GB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 171 178 178 178 175 178 MB/s
Performing above expectations (60th percentile)
99.7% Outstanding
Read 172
Write 133
Mixed 83.2
SusWrite 176
103% 141 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.7
137% 1 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 99.7%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMW16GX4M2C3200C16 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
101% Outstanding
MC Read 38.4
MC Write 39.4
MC Mixed 29.1
102% 35.6 GB/s
SC Read 20.7
SC Write 46
SC Mixed 29.5
92% 32.1 GB/s
Latency 57.2
70% 57.2 ns
Poor: 66%
This bench: 101%
Great: 111%

 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 13,124 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: $1,857
The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i5-11400F $239Nvidia RTX 3060-Ti $400Crucial MX500 250GB $45
Intel Core i5-11600K $270Nvidia RTX 3070 $500Samsung 860 Evo 250GB $52
Intel Core i7-10700K $299Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super) $240Samsung 850 Evo 120GB $78
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $79SanDisk Extreme 64GB $72
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $34Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $85SanDisk Extreme 32GB $28
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016) $80G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $649SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $16
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