Asus SABERTOOTH 990FX R2.0

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 42%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 42%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 33%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (38th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 62 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 average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including moderate gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 56.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics48.2% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 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 DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load times.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
MotherboardAsus SABERTOOTH 990FX R2.0  (all builds)
Memory4.2 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130916
Uptime3 Days
Run DateFeb 13 '18 at 21:25
Run Duration215 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing below expectations (38th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
AMD FX-8370-$125
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
56.1% Above average
SC Int 85.1
SC Float 72.9
SC Mixed 78.9
63% 79 Pts
QC Int 308
QC Float 242
QC Mixed 269
62% 273 Pts
MC Int 487
MC Float 422
MC Mixed 475
69% 461 Pts
Poor: 47%
This bench: 56.1%
Great: 64%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 770-$279
Palit(1569 1184) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1202 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 390.77
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
48.2% Average
Lighting 129
Reflection 101
Parallax 177
45% 136 fps
MRender 115
Gravity 147
Splatting 83.6
50% 115 fps
Poor: 42%
This bench: 48.2%
Great: 52%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Green 1TB (2009)-$85
218GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
29.1% Poor
Read 64.2
Write 37
Mixed 55.2
39% 52.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.34
4K Write 1.16
4K Mixed 0.28
66% 0.59 MB/s
Poor: 23%
This bench: 29.1%
Great: 58%
WD Black 2TB (2010)-$109
106GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 01.01L01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
47.8% Average
Read 88.2
Write 78.7
Mixed 76.1
61% 81 MB/s
4K Read 0.07
4K Write 1.09
4K Mixed 0.37
64% 0.51 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 47.8%
Great: 84%
WD Green 2TB (2012)-$79
71GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
43.8% Average
Read 67.5
Write 84.8
Mixed 78
58% 76.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.61
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.21
88% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 43.8%
Great: 82%
Seagate M3 Portable 4TB
2TB free, PID 61b7
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
57.4% Above average
Read 110
Write 111
Mixed 58
115% 93.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.87
4K Write 5.53
4K Mixed 0.46
207% 2.29 MB/s
Poor: 19%
This bench: 57.4%
Great: 59%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Savage DDR3 1600 C9 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
44.6% Average
MC Read 18.5
MC Write 14
MC Mixed 14.9
45% 15.8 GB/s
SC Read 9.4
SC Write 8.8
SC Mixed 11
28% 9.73 GB/s
Latency 69.1
58% 69.1 ns
Poor: 29%
This bench: 44.6%
Great: 62%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical SABERTOOTH 990FX R2.0 Builds (Compare 9,857 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 55%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH 990FX R2.0 - $190

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 76% - Very good Total price: $717
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