Asus ROG STRIX Z490-E GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 195%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 105%
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Workstation
Workstation 213%
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (58th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 42 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 103%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics194% 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 Drive310% 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 ROG STRIX Z490-E GAMING  (all builds)
Memory26.5 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210503
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 30 '21 at 19:09
Run Duration268 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing as expected (58th 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-$390
LGA1200, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.8 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Memory 95.4
1-Core 151
2-Core 298
102% 181 Pts
4-Core 587
8-Core 1184
109% 885 Pts
64-Core 2,017
135% 2,017 Pts
Poor: 92%
This bench: 103%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3090-$1,500
Asus(1043 87B3) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 4875 MHz, Ram: 24GB, Driver: 471.41
Performing below potential (7th percentile) - Disable monitor sync before benchmarking (240 fps cap detected)
194% Outstanding
Lighting 240
Reflection 240
Parallax 240
194% 240 fps
MRender 240
Gravity 240
Splatting 186
193% 222 fps
Poor: 187%
This bench: 194%
Great: 260%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$155
624GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1537 1211 1173 1161 1135 1140 MB/s
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
310% Outstanding
Read 2,498
Write 2,354
Mixed 1,614
SusWrite 1,226
431% 1,923 MB/s
4K Read 61.5
4K Write 147
4K Mixed 82.7
277% 97.2 MB/s
DQ Read 1,228
DQ Write 993
DQ Mixed 1,103
828% 1,108 MB/s
Poor: 223%
This bench: 310%
Great: 359%
Samsung 850 Evo 1TB-$200
353GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 487 488 488 488 488 488 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
127% Outstanding
Read 498
Write 478
Mixed 424
SusWrite 488
106% 472 MB/s
4K Read 43.6
4K Write 101
4K Mixed 59.3
196% 68 MB/s
DQ Read 374
DQ Write 333
DQ Mixed 353
265% 353 MB/s
Poor: 77%
This bench: 127%
Great: 133%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMW32GX4M2E3200C16 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
88.1% Excellent
MC Read 34.7
MC Write 31.8
MC Mixed 24.1
86% 30.2 GB/s
SC Read 19.9
SC Write 42.7
SC Mixed 29.6
88% 30.7 GB/s
Latency 56
71% 56 ns
Poor: 56%
This bench: 88.1%
Great: 117%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 60: 6R 8G 6B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
60% 61% 33 261 203 240 27.4" 2048 1152 DELA179 Dell AW2721D
History: Score 48: 5R 6G 5B | Score 60: 6R 8G 6B
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%
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Workstation
Workstation 197%
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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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