Asus PRIME Z490-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 87%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 81%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (79th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 21 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 104%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics79% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive86.4% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
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 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z490-A  (all builds)
Memory13.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit färger
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200323
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateOct 14 '20 at 15:27
Run Duration141 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU0%
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 PC Performing above expectations (79th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-10600K-$275
LGA1200, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 4.1 GHz, turbo 4.95 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
104% Outstanding
Memory 95.7
1-Core 155
2-Core 310
105% 187 Pts
4-Core 608
8-Core 987
101% 798 Pts
64-Core 1,258
84% 1,258 Pts
Poor: 90%
This bench: 104%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$330
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 456.55
Performing below potential (59th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
79% Very good
Lighting 326
Reflection 284
Parallax 305
86% 305 fps
MRender 198
Gravity 290
Splatting 226
79% 238 fps
Poor: 67%
This bench: 79%
Great: 86%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston A400 240GB-$28
162GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFKB1D1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 272 198 196 197 198 208 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
86.4% Excellent
Read 425
Write 324
Mixed 368
SusWrite 212
74% 332 MB/s
4K Read 33.3
4K Write 81.6
4K Mixed 39.3
144% 51.4 MB/s
DQ Read 246
DQ Write 299
DQ Mixed 199
170% 248 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 86.4%
Great: 100%
Crucial M500 120GB-$150
99GB free
Firmware: MU03
SusWrite @10s intervals: 135 135 135 134 135 135 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
76.1% Very good
Read 440
Write 136
Mixed 202
SusWrite 135
50% 228 MB/s
4K Read 26.2
4K Write 95.6
4K Mixed 35.3
136% 52.4 MB/s
DQ Read 258
DQ Write 135
DQ Mixed 157
127% 183 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 76.1%
Great: 76%
Microsoft Storage Space Device 498GB
278GB free
Firmware: 0.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 114 114 115 116 117 114 MB/s
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
62.7% Good
Read 103
Write 100
Mixed 67.9
SusWrite 115
71% 96.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.8
151% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 62.7%
Great: 88%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$69
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
96% Outstanding
MC Read 37.4
MC Write 37.1
MC Mixed 25.7
95% 33.4 GB/s
SC Read 21
SC Write 44.4
SC Mixed 30.6
91% 32 GB/s
Latency 55
73% 55 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 96%
Great: 109%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME Z490-A Builds (Compare 1,380 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 115%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 116%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z490-A - $215

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $1,342
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HDDRAMUSB
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