Asus PRIME Z490-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 17%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 16%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (66th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 34 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 98.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics5.69% is a very low 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive222% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB 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 PRIME Z490-A  (all builds)
Memory25.8 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
DisplayΧρώματα 2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20201007
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateOct 14 '21 at 15:34
Run Duration145 Seconds
Run User GRC-User
Background CPU6%

 PC Performing above expectations (66th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-10600K-$230
LGA1200, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 4.1 GHz, turbo 4.55 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
98.5% Outstanding
Memory 95.2
1-Core 142
2-Core 285
99% 174 Pts
4-Core 547
8-Core 895
91% 721 Pts
64-Core 1,115
75% 1,115 Pts
Poor: 86%
This bench: 98.5%
Great: 102%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel UHD Graphics 630
Asus(1043 8694) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 27.20.100.9466
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
5.69% Terrible
Lighting 6.1
Reflection 10.2
Parallax 8.9
5% 8.4 fps
MRender 11.7
Gravity 7.6
Splatting 0.3
7% 6.53 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 5.69%
Great: 6%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$51
168GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1486 396 398 397 397 398 MB/s
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
222% Outstanding
Read 2,606
Write 2,257
Mixed 1,583
SusWrite 579
391% 1,756 MB/s
4K Read 60.3
4K Write 116
4K Mixed 74.8
248% 83.6 MB/s
DQ Read 61.7
DQ Write 165
DQ Mixed 468
255% 231 MB/s
Poor: 167%
This bench: 222%
Great: 292%
Samsung 830 64GB
59GB free
Firmware: CXM03B1Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 165 166 167 166 167 166 MB/s
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
57.3% Above average
Read 481
Write 168
Mixed 222
SusWrite 166
57% 259 MB/s
4K Read 22.1
4K Write 48.9
4K Mixed 21.2
86% 30.7 MB/s
DQ Read 22.2
DQ Write 48.9
DQ Mixed 95.1
55% 55.4 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 57.3%
Great: 64%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BL8G32C16U4WL.M8FE 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
100% Outstanding
MC Read 38.6
MC Write 39
MC Mixed 29.3
102% 35.6 GB/s
SC Read 19.8
SC Write 44.7
SC Mixed 29.2
89% 31.2 GB/s
Latency 56.4
71% 56.4 ns
Poor: 77%
This bench: 100%
Great: 114%

 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 9 7 60 27" 1280 720 DELD067 DELL U2715H
Typical PRIME Z490-A Builds (Compare 9,764 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 148%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 150%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z490-A - $362

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 82% - Excellent Total price: $1,412
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