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 below expectations (39th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 61 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 99.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Boot Drive74.8% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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.
MotherboardAsus ROG STRIX Z490-A GAMING  (all builds)
Memory24.4 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit färger
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200529
Uptime0.5 Days
Run DateMay 17 '21 at 22:48
Run Duration128 Seconds
Run User SWE-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing below expectations (39th 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-$529
LGA1200, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.9 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
99.5% Outstanding
Memory 95.5
1-Core 149
2-Core 298
102% 181 Pts
4-Core 555
8-Core 1,083
101% 819 Pts
64-Core 1,999
134% 1,999 Pts
Poor: 93%
This bench: 99.5%
Great: 108%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080S (Super)-$770
Asus(1043 876B) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2145 MHz, MLim: 3975 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 466.27
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Lighting 143
Reflection 143
Parallax 143
116% 143 fps
Gravity 143
Splatting 128
147% 136 fps
Poor: 118% Great: 148%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 QVO 2TB-$235
573GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVQ01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 165 163 162 159 160 159 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
74.8% Very good
Read 476
Write 162
Mixed 172
SusWrite 162
53% 243 MB/s
4K Read 20.1
4K Write 95.1
4K Mixed 27.3
116% 47.5 MB/s
DQ Read 328
DQ Write 162
DQ Mixed 164
143% 218 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 74.8%
Great: 123%
Samsung 860 QVO 4TB-$480
1TB free
Firmware: RVQ02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 480 188 151 144 137 136 MB/s
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
99.4% Outstanding
Read 508
Write 483
Mixed 395
SusWrite 206
89% 398 MB/s
4K Read 32.8
4K Write 98.2
4K Mixed 47.7
163% 59.6 MB/s
DQ Read 377
DQ Write 337
DQ Mixed 351
265% 355 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 99.4%
Great: 123%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance RGB PRO DDR4 3200 C16 2x16GB-$333
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
99.2% Outstanding
MC Read 38.2
MC Write 38.1
MC Mixed 29.3
101% 35.2 GB/s
SC Read 19.8
SC Write 41.8
SC Mixed 29.9
87% 30.5 GB/s
Latency 55.7
72% 55.7 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 99.2%
Great: 110%

 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 2,197 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 151%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 152%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus ROG STRIX Z490-A GAMING

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $1,249
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