Asus PRIME Z490-A

Performance Results

Gaming 81%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop 99%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation 83%
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 95.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics80.6% 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 Drive150% 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
1 month ago, 1 month ago.
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z490-A  (all builds)
Memory7.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200529
Uptime0.4 Days
Run DateJun 05 '21 at 22:48
Run Duration131 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU10%
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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 i7-10700K-$320
LGA1200, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.65 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
95.5% Outstanding
Memory 96.7
1-Core 146
2-Core 282
100% 175 Pts
4-Core 506
8-Core 976
92% 741 Pts
64-Core 1,546
104% 1,546 Pts
Poor: 89%
This bench: 95.5%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$400
CLim: 1923 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 466.27
Performing below potential (64th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
80.6% Excellent
Lighting 102
Reflection 107
Parallax 98.3
82% 102 fps
MRender 94.1
Gravity 98.2
Splatting 94.1
79% 95.5 fps
Poor: 71%
This bench: 80.6%
Great: 88%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Force MP600 500GB
243GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EGFM11.2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 695 497 504 501 500 500 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
150% Outstanding
Read 866
Write 1,778
Mixed 474
SusWrite 533
206% 913 MB/s
4K Read 28.9
4K Write 120
4K Mixed 45.2
165% 64.7 MB/s
DQ Read 960
DQ Write 495
DQ Mixed 650
504% 702 MB/s
Poor: 154%
This bench: 150%
Great: 390%
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$78
70GB free
Firmware: 2B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 2,526
Write 2,374
Mixed 1,636
484% 2,178 MB/s
4K Read 61.8
4K Write 149
4K Mixed 85.6
282% 98.8 MB/s
DQ Read 1,222
DQ Write 756
DQ Mixed 1005
745% 994 MB/s
Poor: 189% Great: 323%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3000 C14 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
89.6% Excellent
MC Read 35.7
MC Write 33.6
MC Mixed 24.6
89% 31.3 GB/s
SC Read 19.9
SC Write 35.5
SC Mixed 28
79% 27.8 GB/s
Latency 51.4
78% 51.4 ns
Poor: 53%
This bench: 89.6%
Great: 107%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME Z490-A Builds (Compare 8,681 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 149%
Desktop 103%
Workstation 151%

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z490-A - $230

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 81% - Excellent Total price: $1,287
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