Asus SABERTOOTH 990FX

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 38%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 28%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (76th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 24 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 67.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics55.9% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 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)
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
MotherboardAsus SABERTOOTH 990FX  (all builds)
Memory11.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.9 GHz
Display1600 x 1200 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20121016
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateSep 21 '19 at 00:14
Run Duration139 Seconds
Run User POL-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing above expectations (76th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD FX-6300-$90
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 4.3 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
67.9% Good
Memory 92.2
1-Core 79.5
2-Core 151
67% 108 Pts
4-Core 255
8-Core 258
35% 256 Pts
64-Core 344
23% 344 Pts
Poor: 52%
This bench: 67.9%
Great: 67%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 390X-$340
Asus(1043 04E9) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1090 MHz, MLim: 1500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 19.4.2
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
55.9% Above average
Lighting 232
Reflection 169
Parallax 301
61% 234 fps
MRender 136
Gravity 206
Splatting 193
56% 179 fps
Poor: 49%
This bench: 55.9%
Great: 55%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Evo 120GB-$138
12GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXT0DB6Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 367
Write 315
Mixed 255
69% 312 MB/s
4K Read 36.1
4K Write 66.2
4K Mixed 42.4
144% 48.2 MB/s
DQ Read 250
DQ Write 202
DQ Mixed 141
129% 198 MB/s
Poor: 64% Great: 107%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
9GB free
Firmware: CC27
SusWrite @10s intervals: 122 122 128 126 116 123 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
70.1% Very good
Read 122
Write 100
Mixed 72.5
SusWrite 123
77% 104 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.9
156% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 70.1%
Great: 113%
AMD 2+0 Stripe/RAID0 2TB
48GB free
Firmware: 1.10
SusWrite @10s intervals: 248 248 246 252 250 255 MB/s
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
169% Outstanding
Read 340
Write 350
Mixed 90
SusWrite 250
186% 257 MB/s
4K Read 1.8
4K Write 2.9
4K Mixed 1.5
295% 2.07 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 169%
Great: 197%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 16GB
1866, 1866, 1866, 1866 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
47.3% Average
MC Read 21
MC Write 12.9
MC Mixed 16.3
48% 16.7 GB/s
SC Read 9.7
SC Write 7.6
SC Mixed 13.4
29% 10.2 GB/s
Latency 63.7
63% 63.7 ns
Poor: 25%
This bench: 47.3%
Great: 53%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical SABERTOOTH 990FX Builds (Compare 1,028 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 40%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 33%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH 990FX - $190

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $559
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