Asus PRIME Z490-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 217%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 106%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 216%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (59th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 41 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 intensive workstation, and even full-fledged server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 102%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics217% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive336% 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 11 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Sub-optimal background CPU (17%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z490-A  (all builds)
Memory10.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.7 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 11
BIOS Date20211028
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 03 '22 at 22:38
Run Duration317 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 17%
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 PC Performing as expected (59th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i9-10900-$379
LGA1200, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 4.55 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Memory 98
1-Core 151
2-Core 296
103% 182 Pts
4-Core 569
8-Core 962
97% 765 Pts
64-Core 1,615
108% 1,615 Pts
Poor: 81%
This bench: 102%
Great: 101%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3080-$740
Asus(1043 8822) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 4750 MHz, Ram: 10GB, Driver: 512.77
Performing below potential (76th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
217% Outstanding
Lighting 287
Reflection 256
Parallax 291
232% 278 fps
MRender 322
Gravity 236
Splatting 174
200% 244 fps
Poor: 175%
This bench: 217%
Great: 227%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WDS500G1X0E-00AFY0 500GB
258GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 613200WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1305 681 744 751 506 644 MB/s
Performing below expectations (20th percentile)
336% Outstanding
Read 2,738
Write 2240
Mixed 2342
SusWrite 772
452% 2,023 MB/s
4K Read 79.8
4K Write 251
4K Mixed 104
387% 145 MB/s
DQ Read 1,630
DQ Write 1,108
DQ Mixed 1,292
985% 1,343 MB/s
Poor: 263%
This bench: 336%
Great: 507%
Nvme Sabrent Rocket Q 1TB
447GB free
Firmware: RKT30Q.1 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1824 1813 1501 129 191 142 MB/s
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
213% Outstanding
Read 1,337
Write 1864
Mixed 1,195
SusWrite 933
301% 1,332 MB/s
4K Read 44.4
4K Write 128
4K Mixed 66.7
221% 79.9 MB/s
DQ Read 614
DQ Write 890
DQ Mixed 936
657% 814 MB/s
Poor: 86%
This bench: 213%
Great: 297%
Samsung 960 EVO 250G 250GB
222GB free
Firmware: 0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 712 714 312 304 304 304 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 52% Great: 96%
Seagate Expansion HDD 8TB
7TB free
Firmware: 1801
SusWrite @10s intervals: 42 42 42 42 41 41 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (20th percentile)
23.1% Poor
Read 36
Write 40.7
Mixed 29.9
SusWrite 41.6
27% 37 MB/s
4K Read 3.8
4K Write 5.6
4K Mixed 1
373% 3.47 MB/s
Poor: 12%
This bench: 23.1%
Great: 95%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Patriot 3733 C17 Series 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3733 MHz
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
108% Outstanding
MC Read 41.3
MC Write 42.8
MC Mixed 28.8
108% 37.6 GB/s
SC Read 19.3
SC Write 50.2
SC Mixed 34.2
99% 34.6 GB/s
Latency 46.2
87% 46.2 ns
Poor: 67%
This bench: 108%
Great: 111%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 0: 0R 0G 0B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
0% 0% 0 9 7 144 27" 1280 720 HPN3678 HP X27i
Typical PRIME Z490-A Builds (Compare 12,807 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 147%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 101%
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Workstation
Workstation 147%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z490-A - $214

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 82% - Excellent Total price: $1,226
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