PC Intel Z490

Performance Results

Gaming 90%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop 90%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation 86%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (37th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 63 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 89.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics103% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive47.9% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
SystemPC Intel Z490  (all builds)
Memory12.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200727
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 23 '20 at 18:02
Run Duration112 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU2%
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 PC Performing below expectations (37th 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
LGA1200, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 4.1 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
89.6% Excellent
Memory 84.2
1-Core 144
2-Core 285
95% 171 Pts
4-Core 510
8-Core 870
87% 690 Pts
64-Core 1,130
76% 1,130 Pts
Poor: 88%
This bench: 89.6%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060S (Super)-$480
Nvidia(10DE 1F06) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 456.71
Performing below potential (70th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
103% Outstanding
Lighting 126
Reflection 123
Parallax 141
104% 130 fps
MRender 173
Gravity 114
Splatting 103
97% 130 fps
Poor: 86%
This bench: 103%
Great: 111%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
256gb PCS 2.5" SSD 256GB
96GB free (System drive)
Firmware: T0703A0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 86 95 69 61 43 62 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
47.9% Average
Read 460
Write 115
Mixed 50.1
SusWrite 69.1
37% 174 MB/s
4K Read 24.9
4K Write 34.2
4K Mixed 1.4
58% 20.2 MB/s
DQ Read 203
DQ Write 240
DQ Mixed 1
62% 148 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 47.9%
Great: 102%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CM4X16GE2400Z16K4 1x16GB
1 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
44.4% Average
MC Read 16
MC Write 15.7
MC Mixed 12.9
42% 14.9 GB/s
SC Read 12.8
SC Write 15.5
SC Mixed 14.3
41% 14.2 GB/s
Latency 73.1
55% 73.1 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 44.4%
Great: 49%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Intel Z490 Builds (Compare 97 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 101%
Desktop 98%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation 102%

System: PC Intel Z490

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 68% - Good Total price: $824
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