Asus ROG STRIX Z490-E GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 248%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 276%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (36th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 64 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 intensive workstation, and even full-fledged server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 99%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics259% 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 Drive317% 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.
Memory64GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 64GB 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (15%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
MotherboardAsus ROG STRIX Z490-E GAMING  (all builds)
Memory57.9 GB free of 64 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210113
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 06 '21 at 20:57
Run Duration144 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 15%

 PC Performing below expectations (36th 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-$490
LGA1200, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.9 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
99% Outstanding
Memory 84.7
1-Core 152
2-Core 297
99% 178 Pts
4-Core 606
8-Core 1,206
112% 906 Pts
64-Core 2,012
135% 2,012 Pts
Poor: 94%
This bench: 99%
Great: 108%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3090-$1,500
EVGA(3842 3987) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 4875 MHz, Ram: 24GB, Driver: 461.40
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
259% Outstanding
Lighting 350
Reflection 304
Parallax 374
283% 343 fps
MRender 374
Gravity 272
Splatting 195
232% 280 fps
Poor: 187%
This bench: 259%
Great: 260%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$144
836GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2184 1761 1474 1476 1436 1482 MB/s
Performing below expectations (40th percentile)
317% Outstanding
Read 2,430
Write 2,237
Mixed 1730
SusWrite 1,635
451% 2,008 MB/s
4K Read 54.9
4K Write 117
4K Mixed 73.7
240% 81.8 MB/s
DQ Read 1,117
DQ Write 906
DQ Mixed 1,025
764% 1,016 MB/s
Poor: 242%
This bench: 317%
Great: 390%
USB DISK 3.0 16GB
10GB free, PID 6300
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 6.8 9 9.9 8.3 10 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
7.24% Terrible
Read 29.6
Write 16
Mixed 4.5
SusWrite 9.1
17% 14.8 MB/s
4K Read 4.1
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
15% 1.37 MB/s
Poor: 7%
This bench: 7.24%
Great: 28%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BL16G32C16U4BL.M8FB1 4x16GB
4 of 4 slots used
64GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2666 MHz
Performing below potential (8th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
82.5% Excellent
MC Read 30.2
MC Write 32.4
MC Mixed 24.8
83% 29.1 GB/s
SC Read 16.8
SC Write 37
SC Mixed 26
76% 26.6 GB/s
Latency 72.3
55% 72.3 ns
Poor: 82%
This bench: 82.5%
Great: 128%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical ROG STRIX Z490-E GAMING Builds (Compare 14,280 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 195%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 197%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus ROG STRIX Z490-E GAMING - $400

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $1,885
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