Asus SABERTOOTH 990FX

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (23rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 77 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 a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 63%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Boot Drive85.5% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
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.
Very high background CPU (47%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
13 months ago, 13 months ago.
MotherboardAsus SABERTOOTH 990FX  (all builds)
Memory8 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit cores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20121016
Uptime1 Days
Run DateJul 15 '19 at 00:59
Run Duration114 Seconds
Run User BRA-User
Background CPU 47%

 PC Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD FX-8150-$183
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
63% Good
Memory 83
1-Core 66.4
2-Core 128
58% 92.3 Pts
4-Core 233
8-Core 409
40% 321 Pts
64-Core 437
29% 437 Pts
Poor: 53%
This bench: 63%
Great: 69%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 680-$360
EVGA(3842 2682) 2GB
CLim: 1293 MHz, MLim: 1552 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 431.36
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Lighting 117
Reflection 100
46% 109 fps
Poor: 35% Great: 41%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$140
132GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 364 256 181 173 154 152 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
85.5% Excellent
Read 469
Write 423
Mixed 382
SusWrite 213
83% 372 MB/s
4K Read 32
4K Write 67
4K Mixed 40.1
135% 46.4 MB/s
DQ Read 279
DQ Write 243
DQ Mixed 257
194% 260 MB/s
Poor: 73%
This bench: 85.5%
Great: 134%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 16GB
1333, 1333, 1333 MHz
4096, 4096, 8192 MB
Performing below potential (8th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
26.2% Poor
MC Read 9.2
MC Write 9
MC Mixed 8.1
25% 8.77 GB/s
SC Read 3.9
SC Write 5.8
SC Mixed 5.7
15% 5.13 GB/s
Latency 75.1
53% 75.1 ns
Poor: 25%
This bench: 26.2%
Great: 55%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical SABERTOOTH 990FX Builds (Compare 868 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 40%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 33%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH 990FX - $190

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 79% - Very good Total price: $501
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