Asus PRIME Z490-A

Performance Results

Gaming 215%
Desktop 99%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation 236%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (44th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 56 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 intensive workstation, and even full-fledged server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 102%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics218% 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.
Boot Drive127% 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.
Run History
1 month ago, 1 month ago.
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z490-A  (all builds)
Memory27.4 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200323
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 24 '22 at 07:44
Run Duration302 Seconds
Run User MEX-User
Background CPU0%
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 PC Performing as expected (44th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i9-10900KF-$290
LGA1200, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.9 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Memory 90.7
1-Core 146
2-Core 300
100% 179 Pts
4-Core 602
8-Core 1,187
110% 894 Pts
64-Core 2,018
135% 2,018 Pts
Poor: 90%
This bench: 102%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3080-$750
CLim: 2115 MHz, MLim: 4750 MHz, Ram: 10GB, Driver: 516.40
Performing below potential (80th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
218% Outstanding
Lighting 290
Reflection 251
Parallax 310
235% 284 fps
MRender 322
Gravity 235
Splatting 172
200% 243 fps
Poor: 175%
This bench: 218%
Great: 227%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
2TB free (System drive)
Firmware: VB411D45
SusWrite @10s intervals: 591 594 589 558 595 610 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
127% Outstanding
Read 797
Write 548
Mixed 564
SusWrite 590
140% 624 MB/s
4K Read 26
4K Write 59.7
4K Mixed 36
117% 40.6 MB/s
DQ Read 655
DQ Write 381
DQ Mixed 553
402% 530 MB/s
Poor: 84%
This bench: 127%
Great: 342%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Adata DDR4 4133 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 2667 MHz clocked @ 2666 MHz
Performing below potential (18th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
85.2% Excellent
MC Read 32.2
MC Write 33
MC Mixed 24.5
85% 29.9 GB/s
SC Read 18.8
SC Write 38.1
SC Mixed 26.9
80% 27.9 GB/s
Latency 66.2
60% 66.2 ns
Poor: 79%
This bench: 85.2%
Great: 138%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 73: 9R 9G 1B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
73% 28% 67 320 242 100 34" 3440 1440 SAM0F1D C34J79x
History: Score 52: 6R 5G 7B | Score 58: 6R 6G 10B | Score 0: 0R 0G 0B | Score 68: 7R 8G 9B | Score 73: 9R 9G 1B
Typical PRIME Z490-A Builds (Compare 12,792 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 147%
Desktop 101%
Workstation 147%

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z490-A - $214

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 83% - Excellent Total price: $1,223
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