Asus PRIME Z490-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 119%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 109%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 122%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (90th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 10 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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 107%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics108% 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 Drive334% 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)
Memory13 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.4 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210415
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 15 '21 at 15:00
Run Duration196 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing way above expectations (90th 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-$300
LGA1200, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 5.1 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Memory 97
1-Core 159
2-Core 318
107% 191 Pts
4-Core 628
8-Core 1,200
113% 914 Pts
64-Core 1,700
114% 1,700 Pts
Poor: 88%
This bench: 107%
Great: 105%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-Ti-$359
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 2252 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 466.11
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
108% Outstanding
Lighting 129
Reflection 151
Parallax 155
105% 145 fps
MRender 111
Gravity 142
Splatting 128
111% 127 fps
Poor: 85%
This bench: 108%
Great: 104%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$85
239GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1075 819 820 813 801 813 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
334% Outstanding
Read 2,690
Write 2506
Mixed 1,865
SusWrite 857
442% 1,979 MB/s
4K Read 75.9
4K Write 200
4K Mixed 107
358% 128 MB/s
DQ Read 1,554
DQ Write 1,253
DQ Mixed 1,389
1,044% 1,399 MB/s
Poor: 216%
This bench: 334%
Great: 336%
Generic Flash Disk 8GB
0GB free, PID 6387
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 7.2 7.3 7.4 6.9 7.3 7.3 MB/s
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
4.42% Terrible
Read 16.4
Write 2
Mixed 7.7
SusWrite 7.2
10% 8.32 MB/s
4K Read 2
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
7% 0.67 MB/s
Poor: 2%
This bench: 4.42%
Great: 7%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2400 C15 4x4GB-$90
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
117% Outstanding
MC Read 43.9
MC Write 46.7
MC Mixed 33.9
119% 41.5 GB/s
SC Read 23.7
SC Write 50.2
SC Mixed 35.3
104% 36.4 GB/s
Latency 50.3
80% 50.3 ns
Poor: 71%
This bench: 117%
Great: 101%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME Z490-A Builds (Compare 8,040 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 149%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 150%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z490-A - $230

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 80% - Very good Total price: $1,297
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