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 above expectations (66th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 34 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 106%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Boot Drive208% 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.
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
1 month ago, 1 month ago.
MotherboardAsus ROG STRIX Z490-A GAMING  (all builds)
Memory26.5 GB free of 32 GB @ 4 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20201130
Uptime0.4 Days
Run DateMay 18 '21 at 04:41
Run Duration128 Seconds
Run User THA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (66th 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-$293
LGA1200, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.95 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
106% Outstanding
Memory 96.3
1-Core 155
2-Core 299
104% 183 Pts
4-Core 620
8-Core 1,109
108% 865 Pts
64-Core 1,515
102% 1,515 Pts
Poor: 88%
This bench: 106%
Great: 105%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Black SN750 NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB (2019)-$63
127GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 111110WD Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 586 490 477 478 473 446 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
208% Outstanding
Read 1,916
Write 2,119
Mixed 1,879
SusWrite 492
360% 1,601 MB/s
4K Read 43.9
4K Write 122
4K Mixed 63.4
212% 76.6 MB/s
DQ Read 884
DQ Write 718
DQ Mixed 812
605% 805 MB/s
Poor: 185%
This bench: 208%
Great: 290%
Intel Optane+932GBHDD 1TB
189GB free
Firmware: 17.9
SusWrite @10s intervals: 160 167 168 168 169 168 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 50% Great: 83%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BL8G36C16U4WL.M8FE1 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 4000 MHz
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
122% Outstanding
MC Read 46.4
MC Write 48.6
MC Mixed 36.2
125% 43.7 GB/s
SC Read 23.4
SC Write 52.4
SC Mixed 34.6
105% 36.8 GB/s
Latency 52.8
76% 52.8 ns
Poor: 88%
This bench: 122%
Great: 135%

 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 2,191 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 149%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 151%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus ROG STRIX Z490-A GAMING

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $1,283
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