Asus PRIME Z490-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 139%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 132%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (48th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 52 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 88.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics162% 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 Drive117% 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 PRIME Z490-A  (all builds)
Memory9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20201102
Uptime1.1 Days
Run DateJul 22 '21 at 20:29
Run Duration229 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU8%
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 PC Performing as expected (48th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-10600KF-$190
LGA1200, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 4.1 GHz, turbo 4.45 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
88.2% Excellent
Memory 81.2
1-Core 139
2-Core 276
92% 165 Pts
4-Core 511
8-Core 881
88% 696 Pts
64-Core 1,085
73% 1,085 Pts
Poor: 88%
This bench: 88.2%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3070-$500
Gigabyte(1458 404C) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 471.41
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
162% Outstanding
Lighting 232
Reflection 213
Parallax 223
187% 223 fps
MRender 201
Gravity 156
Splatting 139
132% 165 fps
Poor: 130%
This bench: 162%
Great: 166%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 1TB-$137
567GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 451 448 455 454 452 455 MB/s
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
117% Outstanding
Read 448
Write 361
Mixed 434
SusWrite 452
96% 424 MB/s
4K Read 40.2
4K Write 88
4K Mixed 54.3
177% 60.8 MB/s
DQ Read 378
DQ Write 335
DQ Mixed 353
266% 355 MB/s
Poor: 84%
This bench: 117%
Great: 135%
Microsoft Storage Space Device 997GB
326GB free
Firmware: 0.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 456 469 478 468 453 452 MB/s
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
120% Outstanding
Read 510
Write 468
Mixed 442
SusWrite 463
106% 471 MB/s
4K Read 40.5
4K Write 88.1
4K Mixed 54.7
178% 61.1 MB/s
DQ Read 379
DQ Write 336
DQ Mixed 355
267% 357 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 120%
Great: 130%
SanDisk Cruzer Blade 16GB
14GB free, PID 5567
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 7.7 5.3 4.8 4.8 4.8 4.8 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 21.6
Write 13.2
SusWrite 5.4
15% 13.4 MB/s
4K Read 5.9
4K Write 1
4K Mixed 2.4
138% 3.1 MB/s
Poor: 5% Great: 17%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance RGB PRO DDR4 3200 C15 2x8GB-$100
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
63.3% Good
MC Read 24.9
MC Write 23.5
MC Mixed 18.3
64% 22.2 GB/s
SC Read 14.6
SC Write 23.5
SC Mixed 21.1
56% 19.7 GB/s
Latency 78.4
51% 78.4 ns
Poor: 59%
This bench: 63.3%
Great: 104%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 29: 3R 2G 8B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
29% 65% 20 320 251 60 27.5" 2560 1440 SAM0C4D U28E590
History: Score 37: 4R 3G 8B | Score 29: 3R 2G 8B
Typical PRIME Z490-A Builds (Compare 8,674 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 149%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 151%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z490-A - $230

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 81% - Excellent Total price: $1,287
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