Asus SABERTOOTH 990FX R2.0

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 38%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 53%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (57th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 43 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 57.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics37.5% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive68.9% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait 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 8.1 is the second most recent version of Windows but it's worth upgrading to Windows 10 which has had several improvements made to the user interface including a better homescreen.
Very high background CPU (32%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus SABERTOOTH 990FX R2.0  (all builds)
Memory6.8 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 8.1
BIOS Date20160504
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 14 '18 at 05:34
Run Duration110 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 32%

 PC Performing as expected (57th 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-8350-$86
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
57.6% Above average
SC Int 82.8
SC Float 70.8
SC Mixed 74.8
61% 76.1 Pts
QC Int 303
QC Float 258
QC Mixed 284
64% 282 Pts
MC Int 513
MC Float 444
MC Mixed 509
74% 489 Pts
Poor: 46%
This bench: 57.6%
Great: 63%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 270X-$199
CLim: 1070 MHz, MLim: 1400 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 17.7.1
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
37.5% Below average
Lighting 114
Reflection 89.4
Parallax 161
40% 121 fps
MRender 63.8
Gravity 94.9
Splatting 91.9
35% 83.5 fps
Poor: 28%
This bench: 37.5%
Great: 39%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Evo 250GB-$207
60GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXT0BB6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
68.9% Good
Read 485
Write 321
Mixed 329
84% 378 MB/s
4K Read 29.5
4K Write 39.9
4K Mixed 13.5
83% 27.6 MB/s
DQ Read 150
DQ Write 111
DQ Mixed 13.4
42% 91.4 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 68.9%
Great: 115%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$33
540GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
108% Outstanding
Read 196
Write 179
Mixed 137
128% 171 MB/s
4K Read 0.86
4K Write 2.54
4K Mixed 0.31
117% 1.24 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 108%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws DDR3 1600 C9 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
45.7% Average
MC Read 19.2
MC Write 14.6
MC Mixed 14.5
46% 16.1 GB/s
SC Read 11
SC Write 8.3
SC Mixed 11.7
30% 10.3 GB/s
Latency 67.1
60% 67.1 ns
Poor: 30%
This bench: 45.7%
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 10,350 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 55%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 55%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Speed boat

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 79% - Very good Total price: $692
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