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 below expectations (20th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 80 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 90.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Boot Drive96.4% 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.
Memory64GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 64GB 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (13%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsus ROG STRIX Z490-E GAMING  (all builds)
Memory54.7 GB free of 64 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210415
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJun 11 '21 at 00:41
Run Duration129 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 13%
Watch Gameplay: 3080 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing below expectations (20th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i9-10850K-$400
LGA1200, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
90.7% Outstanding
Memory 80.9
1-Core 148
2-Core 290
96% 173 Pts
4-Core 539
8-Core 1,013
96% 776 Pts
64-Core 1,863
125% 1,863 Pts
Poor: 92%
This bench: 90.7%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3080-$700
Asus(1043 87B0) ≥ 4GB; ASUS 3080 OC
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 4750 MHz, Ram: 10GB, Driver: 466.77
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Lighting 282
Reflection 248
Parallax 285
228% 272 fps
Gravity 238
Splatting 174
243% 206 fps
Poor: 161% Great: 228%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 EVO M.2 250GB
118GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT24B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 322 315 316 315 310 311 MB/s
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
96.4% Outstanding
Read 487
Write 322
Mixed 277
SusWrite 315
78% 350 MB/s
4K Read 31.3
4K Write 83.4
4K Mixed 36.8
139% 50.5 MB/s
DQ Read 368
DQ Write 317
DQ Mixed 248
212% 311 MB/s
Poor: 75%
This bench: 96.4%
Great: 126%
Samsung 860 Evo 1TB-$135
724GB free
Firmware: RVT04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 433 441 442 443 443 403 MB/s
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
99.7% Outstanding
Read 475
Write 385
Mixed 290
SusWrite 434
89% 396 MB/s
4K Read 26.2
4K Write 79.2
4K Mixed 35.5
127% 47 MB/s
DQ Read 347
DQ Write 323
DQ Mixed 256
214% 309 MB/s
Poor: 84%
This bench: 99.7%
Great: 135%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMW64GX4M2D3600C18 2x31.5GB
2 of 4 slots used
63GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
64.7% Good
MC Read 23.4
MC Write 25.4
MC Mixed 20.3
66% 23 GB/s
SC Read 13.5
SC Write 23.8
SC Mixed 19.4
54% 18.9 GB/s
Latency 78.9
51% 78.9 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 64.7%
Great: 132%

 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 13,175 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-E GAMING - $410

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $1,910
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