NZXT N7 Z490

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing 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 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 88.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics212% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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.
High background CPU (23%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardNZXT N7 Z490  (all builds)
Memory19.1 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210723
Uptime0.3 Days
Run DateOct 14 '21 at 21:48
Run Duration137 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 23%

 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 i9-10850K-$392
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
88.6% Excellent
Memory 76.8
1-Core 140
2-Core 290
92% 169 Pts
4-Core 537
8-Core 969
94% 753 Pts
64-Core 1,894
127% 1,894 Pts
Poor: 92%
This bench: 88.6%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3080-Ti-$1,200
Nvidia(10DE 1535) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2220 MHz, MLim: 4795 MHz, Ram: 12GB, Driver: 471.96
Performing below potential (11th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
212% Outstanding
Lighting 276
Reflection 251
Parallax 266
223% 265 fps
MRender 292
Gravity 239
Splatting 169
199% 233 fps
Poor: 192%
This bench: 212%
Great: 257%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Black SN750 NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB (2019)-$120
7GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 111110WD Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 1,855
Write 2,019
Mixed 1,728
418% 1,868 MB/s
4K Read 41.9
4K Write 136
4K Mixed 61
213% 79.5 MB/s
DQ Read 1,052
DQ Write 800
DQ Mixed 952
705% 934 MB/s
Poor: 206% Great: 334%
SanDisk Ultra Flair USB 3.0 32GB-$6
29GB free, PID 5591
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 27 27 27 23 14 14 MB/s
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
22.9% Poor
Read 38.7
Write 26.8
Mixed 29.9
SusWrite 21.9
38% 29.3 MB/s
4K Read 4.9
4K Write 3.7
4K Mixed 4
280% 4.2 MB/s
Poor: 10%
This bench: 22.9%
Great: 40%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMT32GX4M4C3600C18 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
55.4% Above average
MC Read 17.9
MC Write 24
MC Mixed 18.9
58% 20.3 GB/s
SC Read 10.4
SC Write 16.4
SC Mixed 12.9
38% 13.2 GB/s
Latency 86.7
46% 86.7 ns
Poor: 67%
This bench: 55.4%
Great: 135%

 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 6 165 27" 1280 720 AUS27E0 ASUS VG27W
Typical N7 Z490 Builds (Compare 1,111 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 148%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 149%
UFO

Motherboard: NZXT N7 Z490

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 82% - Excellent Total price: $1,051
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