Asus ROG STRIX Z490-F 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 (25th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 75 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 94.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Boot Drive154% 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.
MotherboardAsus ROG STRIX Z490-F GAMING  (all builds)
Memory8.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20201230
Uptime0.3 Days
Run DateMay 22 '21 at 12:00
Run Duration166 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU7%
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 PC Performing below expectations (25th 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-$320
LGA1200, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
94.4% Outstanding
Memory 90.6
1-Core 145
2-Core 289
98% 175 Pts
4-Core 527
8-Core 858
88% 693 Pts
64-Core 1,288
86% 1,288 Pts
Poor: 89%
This bench: 94.4%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070S (Super)-$510
CLim: 2130 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 456.71
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Lighting 141
Reflection 194
Parallax 139
114% 158 fps
Gravity 119
Splatting 108
122% 113 fps
Poor: 106% Great: 127%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
XPG SPECTRIX S40G 512GB
312GB free (System drive)
Firmware: VB431D51
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1031 830 653 707 546 527 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
154% Outstanding
Read 665
Write 673
Mixed 1016
SusWrite 716
174% 767 MB/s
4K Read 40.6
4K Write 96.8
4K Mixed 54.6
183% 64 MB/s
DQ Read 509
DQ Write 684
DQ Mixed 711
505% 635 MB/s
Poor: 99%
This bench: 154%
Great: 324%
WDC WD20EZAZ-00GGJB0 2TB
637GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 120 124 127 125 128 125 MB/s
Performing below expectations (20th percentile)
16.2% Very poor
Read 139
Write 128
Mixed 82.8
SusWrite 125
27% 119 MB/s
4K Read 2.7
4K Write 8.9
4K Mixed 0.8
10% 4.13 MB/s
DQ Read 0.9
DQ Write 10.6
DQ Mixed 1.2
2% 4.23 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 16.2%
Great: 23%
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$100
208GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 401 310 309 309 310 309 MB/s
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
109% Outstanding
Read 495
Write 480
Mixed 395
SusWrite 324
95% 424 MB/s
4K Read 39.6
4K Write 86.6
4K Mixed 51.7
172% 59.3 MB/s
DQ Read 375
DQ Write 337
DQ Mixed 352
265% 355 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 109%
Great: 123%
WD Green 2TB (2012)-$79
1TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 77 81 81 82 81 81 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
41.2% Average
Read 63
Write 58
Mixed 34
SusWrite 80.7
43% 58.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 0.4
4K Mixed 0.4
85% 0.53 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 41.2%
Great: 85%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Adata DDR4 3200 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2666 MHz
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
71.6% Very good
MC Read 27.8
MC Write 26.4
MC Mixed 21
72% 25.1 GB/s
SC Read 16.1
SC Write 26.7
SC Mixed 24
64% 22.3 GB/s
Latency 66.3
60% 66.3 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 71.6%
Great: 109%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical ROG STRIX Z490-F GAMING Builds (Compare 4,526 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 198%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 199%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus ROG STRIX Z490-F GAMING - $393

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $1,878
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