Asrock Z490 Steel Legend

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (73rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 27 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 103%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Boot Drive187% 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
MotherboardAsrock Z490 Steel Legend  (all builds)
Memory28.1 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.3 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200623
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 23 '20 at 01:33
Run Duration146 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing above expectations (73rd 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-$260
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 4.1 GHz, turbo 4.95 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Memory 96.6
1-Core 137
2-Core 307
100% 180 Pts
4-Core 592
8-Core 984
100% 788 Pts
64-Core 1,252
84% 1,252 Pts
Poor: 88%
This bench: 103%
Great: 103%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Micron_1100_MTFDDAV512TBN 512GB
148GB free
Firmware: M0MF000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 245 244 246 245 243 246 MB/s
Performing above expectations (60th percentile)
83.2% Excellent
Read 418
Write 476
Mixed 387
SusWrite 245
86% 381 MB/s
4K Read 28.3
4K Write 122
4K Mixed 26.7
142% 58.9 MB/s
DQ Read 180
DQ Write 258
DQ Mixed 157
136% 198 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 83.2%
Great: 98%
Spcc M.2 PCIe SSD 512GB
295GB free (System drive)
Firmware: ECFM22.6 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 556 482 493 489 488 434 MB/s
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
187% Outstanding
Read 1,180
Write 452
Mixed 591
SusWrite 490
150% 678 MB/s
4K Read 30.1
4K Write 174
4K Mixed 70.5
228% 91.6 MB/s
DQ Read 650
DQ Write 1,077
DQ Mixed 1,018
728% 915 MB/s
Poor: 134%
This bench: 187%
Great: 283%
Intel Raid 0 Volume 2TB
534GB free
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 308 315 316 316 314 318 MB/s
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
166% Outstanding
Read 260
Write 258
Mixed 114
SusWrite 314
173% 237 MB/s
4K Read 7.7
4K Write 4.3
4K Mixed 1.7
589% 4.57 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 166%
Great: 210%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMW16GX4M2C3200C16 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3333 MHz
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
109% Outstanding
MC Read 40.5
MC Write 42.1
MC Mixed 33.3
110% 38.6 GB/s
SC Read 20
SC Write 48.2
SC Mixed 33.8
97% 34 GB/s
Latency 51.8
77% 51.8 ns
Poor: 66%
This bench: 109%
Great: 111%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z490 Steel Legend Builds (Compare 290 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 122%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 124%
UFO

Motherboard: Asrock Z490 Steel Legend

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $1,020
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