Asus ROG STRIX Z490-A GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 156%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 99%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 176%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (36th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 64 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 93.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics169% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive329% 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.
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.
MotherboardAsus ROG STRIX Z490-A GAMING  (all builds)
Memory50.7 GB free of 64 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display3840 x 1600 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210415
Uptime1.4 Days
Run DateJun 17 '21 at 13:24
Run Duration202 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU7%
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 PC Performing below expectations (36th 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-$613
LGA1200, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.9 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
93.3% Outstanding
Memory 82.6
1-Core 152
2-Core 291
98% 175 Pts
4-Core 556
8-Core 1113
103% 834 Pts
64-Core 2,013
135% 2,013 Pts
Poor: 94%
This bench: 93.3%
Great: 107%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-Ti-$1,376
CLim: 2205 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 466.77
Performing below potential (33rd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
169% Outstanding
Lighting 202
Reflection 202
Parallax 223
164% 209 fps
MRender 252
Gravity 212
Splatting 154
176% 206 fps
Poor: 140%
This bench: 169%
Great: 198%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 2TB-$295
1TB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1564 1464 1493 1508 1501 1501 MB/s
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
329% Outstanding
Read 2,602
Write 2416
Mixed 1,841
SusWrite 1,505
469% 2,091 MB/s
4K Read 60.2
4K Write 147
4K Mixed 83.5
276% 97 MB/s
DQ Read 1,193
DQ Write 903
DQ Mixed 1,073
795% 1,056 MB/s
Poor: 227%
This bench: 329%
Great: 395%
Samsung 870 QVO 4TB-$359
3TB free
Firmware: SVQ02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 489 488 488 488 488 488 MB/s
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
121% Outstanding
Read 514
Write 486
Mixed 448
SusWrite 488
109% 484 MB/s
4K Read 36.9
4K Write 98.9
4K Mixed 53
176% 62.9 MB/s
DQ Read 379
DQ Write 338
DQ Mixed 353
266% 357 MB/s
Poor: 76%
This bench: 121%
Great: 129%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR4 3200 C16 4x16GB
4 of 4 slots used
64GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
79% Very good
MC Read 27.8
MC Write 30.8
MC Mixed 25.1
80% 27.9 GB/s
SC Read 17
SC Write 34.5
SC Mixed 25.3
73% 25.6 GB/s
Latency 75.8
53% 75.8 ns
Poor: 73%
This bench: 79%
Great: 144%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 0: 0R 0G 0B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
0% 0% 0 8 6 144 37.5" 1280 720 DELA17F Dell AW3821DW
Typical ROG STRIX Z490-A GAMING Builds (Compare 2,316 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: $1,309
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