Asus ROG STRIX Z490-E GAMING

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing GPU, SSD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (19th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 81 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 a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 85.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load times.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Sub-optimal background CPU (11%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsus ROG STRIX Z490-E GAMING  (all builds)
Memory3.2 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1680 x 1050 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200721
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 30 '21 at 15:59
Run Duration159 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU 11%
Watch Gameplay: 580 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-10400F-$174
LGA1200, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
85.8% Excellent
Memory 88.1
1-Core 123
2-Core 244
87% 152 Pts
4-Core 450
8-Core 745
76% 597 Pts
64-Core 928
62% 928 Pts
Poor: 80%
This bench: 85.8%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 580-$220
CLim: 1360 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 20.10.35.02
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Lighting 50.6
Reflection 61.6
Parallax 71.2
41% 61.1 fps
Gravity 51.5
Splatting 45.9
53% 48.7 fps
Poor: 48% Great: 59%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Microsoft Storage Space Device 999GB
51GB free
Firmware: 0.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 127 121 130 128 125 140 MB/s
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
66.6% Good
Read 103
Write 106
Mixed 75.7
SusWrite 128
76% 103 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 1.1
215% 1.5 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 66.6%
Great: 111%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$34
245GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CC62
SusWrite @10s intervals: 64 11 74 85 93 87 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
70.5% Very good
Read 177
Write 175
Mixed 53.4
SusWrite 68.9
86% 119 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.8
158% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 70.5%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR4 2666 C16 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2666 MHz
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
65% Good
MC Read 25.7
MC Write 22
MC Mixed 20.8
65% 22.8 GB/s
SC Read 14.5
SC Write 23.5
SC Mixed 19.9
55% 19.3 GB/s
Latency 69.4
58% 69.4 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 65%
Great: 98%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 47: 5R 5G 7B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
47% 24% 70 317 248 60 32" 1920 1080 MST0030 MStar Demo
Typical ROG STRIX Z490-E GAMING Builds (Compare 14,275 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 195%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 197%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus ROG STRIX Z490-E GAMING - $400

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $1,903
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