Asus PRIME Z490-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 394%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 100%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 427%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (49th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 51 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 99.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics416% 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.
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 11 is the most recent version of Windows.
Very high background CPU (34%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z490-A  (all builds)
Memory10.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 11
BIOS Date20200529
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 25 '22 at 05:43
Run Duration156 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 34%

 PC Performing as expected (49th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i9-10900K-$355
LGA1200, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.9 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
99.3% Outstanding
Memory 97.1
1-Core 141
2-Core 287
97% 175 Pts
4-Core 543
8-Core 1,116
97% 830 Pts
64-Core 1,907
118% 1,907 Pts
Poor: 89%
This bench: 99.3%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 4090-$1,600
Gigabyte(1458 40BF) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 3120 MHz, MLim: 5250 MHz, Ram: 24GB, Driver: 526.98
Performing below potential (39th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
416% Outstanding
Lighting 494
Reflection 576
Parallax 719
399% 596 fps
MRender 516
Gravity 549
Splatting 262
436% 442 fps
Poor: 191%
This bench: 416%
Great: 503%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$89
117GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 2,509
Write 2,211
Mixed 1,880
490% 2,200 MB/s
4K Read 57.9
4K Write 144
4K Mixed 80.2
266% 93.9 MB/s
DQ Read 1,117
DQ Write 515
DQ Mixed 553
480% 728 MB/s
Poor: 232% Great: 410%
Samsung 870 EVO 1TB-$85
399GB free
Firmware: SVT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 484 484 484 483 478 483 MB/s
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
110% Outstanding
Read 501
Write 476
Mixed 347
SusWrite 482
102% 452 MB/s
4K Read 32.1
4K Write 76.6
4K Mixed 41.4
142% 50 MB/s
DQ Read 377
DQ Write 338
DQ Mixed 286
234% 334 MB/s
Poor: 78%
This bench: 110%
Great: 137%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3600 C17 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
100% Outstanding
MC Read 36.6
MC Write 40.8
MC Mixed 27.7
100% 35 GB/s
SC Read 19.8
SC Write 47
SC Mixed 29.3
92% 32 GB/s
Latency 49.7
80% 49.7 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 100%
Great: 117%

 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 71 58 240 27.4" 2560 1440 DELA179 Dell AW2721D
Typical PRIME Z490-A Builds (Compare 4,605 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 148%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 147%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z490-A - $350

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 85% - Excellent Total price: $1,290
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