Asus PRIME Z490M-PLUS

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 58%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 97%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 50%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (61st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 39 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 91.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics56.7% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive251% 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.
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 Z490M-PLUS  (all builds)
Memory11.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200408
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 06 '21 at 20:21
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%
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 PC Performing above expectations (61st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i3-10100-$123
LGA1200, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
91.3% Outstanding
Memory 91.4
1-Core 132
2-Core 259
92% 161 Pts
4-Core 491
8-Core 708
78% 600 Pts
64-Core 701
47% 701 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 91.3%
Great: 91%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$290
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 456.71
Performing below potential (65th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
56.7% Above average
Lighting 70.7
Reflection 73.3
Parallax 66.8
57% 70.3 fps
MRender 67.2
Gravity 70
Splatting 66.4
56% 67.9 fps
Poor: 52%
This bench: 56.7%
Great: 62%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Black SN750 NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB (2019)-$65
390GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 111110WD Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 908 1016 1004 1003 1006 1005 MB/s
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
251% Outstanding
Read 1,848
Write 1,756
Mixed 1452
SusWrite 990
339% 1,511 MB/s
4K Read 46.3
4K Write 150
4K Mixed 68.6
237% 88.2 MB/s
DQ Read 1124
DQ Write 828
DQ Mixed 1,011
746% 988 MB/s
Poor: 185%
This bench: 251%
Great: 291%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$30
486GB free
Firmware: CC46
SusWrite @10s intervals: 134 133 134 136 136 132 MB/s
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
85.2% Excellent
Read 163
Write 129
Mixed 81.6
SusWrite 134
93% 127 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.7
133% 0.9 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 85.2%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Patriot 3000 C16 Series 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 2733 MHz
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
84.4% Excellent
MC Read 33.3
MC Write 33.2
MC Mixed 22.7
85% 29.7 GB/s
SC Read 18.7
SC Write 35.8
SC Mixed 26
77% 26.8 GB/s
Latency 65.1
62% 65.1 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 84.4%
Great: 102%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME Z490M-PLUS Builds (Compare 1,047 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 119%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 120%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z490M-PLUS

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $1,027
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