Asus ROG STRIX Z490-E GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 122%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 125%
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (42nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 58 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 99.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics121% 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 Drive253% 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.
MotherboardAsus ROG STRIX Z490-E GAMING  (all builds)
Memory27.8 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20201130
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 24 '20 at 17:11
Run Duration188 Seconds
Run User IDN-User
Background CPU2%
Watch Gameplay: 2070S + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing as expected (42nd 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-$329
LGA1200, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.7 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
99.1% Outstanding
Memory 95.3
1-Core 152
2-Core 291
102% 179 Pts
4-Core 552
8-Core 1,102
102% 827 Pts
64-Core 1,575
106% 1,575 Pts
Poor: 88%
This bench: 99.1%
Great: 105%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070S (Super)-$510
CLim: 2115 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 460.89
Performing below potential (69th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
121% Outstanding
Lighting 156
Reflection 149
Parallax 152
126% 152 fps
MRender 188
Gravity 133
Splatting 116
114% 146 fps
Poor: 108%
This bench: 121%
Great: 127%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial P1 3D NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$120
518GB free (System drive)
Firmware: P3CR021 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 935 1317 1456 1188 1457 862 MB/s
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
253% Outstanding
Read 1,678
Write 1,614
Mixed 1,222
SusWrite 1,203
321% 1,429 MB/s
4K Read 61.8
4K Write 99.6
4K Mixed 75.9
244% 79.1 MB/s
DQ Read 874
DQ Write 759
DQ Mixed 294
363% 642 MB/s
Poor: 132%
This bench: 253%
Great: 300%
Seagate Barracuda 4TB (2017)-$85
3.5TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 180 192 187 188 187 192 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 44% Great: 93%
Seagate SkyHawk 4TB (2016)-$59
126GB free
Firmware: CV11
SusWrite @10s intervals: 116 120 120 121 120 120 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
61.7% Good
Read 95.3
Write 96
Mixed 51.5
SusWrite 120
66% 90.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.6
127% 1 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 61.7%
Great: 109%
WD Purple Surveillance 4TB (2017)-$97
178GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 146 153 150 150 154 151 MB/s
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
86.3% Excellent
Read 150
Write 136
Mixed 72.2
SusWrite 151
93% 127 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.8
4K Mixed 1
200% 1.57 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 86.3%
Great: 111%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
159GB free
Firmware: CC25
SusWrite @10s intervals: 109 112 112 111 113 112 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
60.3% Good
Read 98.5
Write 73.4
Mixed 66.4
SusWrite 112
64% 87.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.7
132% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 60.3%
Great: 115%
Seagate ST4000VX000-1F4168 4TB
202GB free
Firmware: CV14
SusWrite @10s intervals: 85 90 89 89 89 87 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
57% Above average
Read 110
Write 107
Mixed 67.1
SusWrite 88.2
68% 93.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.7
135% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 57%
Great: 106%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
184GB free
Firmware: CC27
SusWrite @10s intervals: 150 156 155 156 154 157 MB/s
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
75.1% Very good
Read 107
Write 64
Mixed 72.7
SusWrite 155
73% 99.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.7
132% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 75.1%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
92% Outstanding
MC Read 36
MC Write 36.1
MC Mixed 24
92% 32 GB/s
SC Read 19.5
SC Write 43
SC Mixed 29
87% 30.5 GB/s
Latency 56.3
71% 56.3 ns
Poor: 55%
This bench: 92%
Great: 108%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical ROG STRIX Z490-E GAMING Builds (Compare 14,277 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 195%
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Desktop
Desktop 102%
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Workstation
Workstation 197%
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Motherboard: Asus ROG STRIX Z490-E GAMING - $400

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $1,903
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