Asus SABERTOOTH 990FX

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 19%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 33%
Sail boat
Workstation
Workstation 25%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (37th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 63 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 38.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
Graphics17% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 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)
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.
MotherboardAsus SABERTOOTH 990FX  (all builds)
Memory9.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1680 x 1050 - 32 Bit färger
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20121016
Uptime1.2 Days
Run DateNov 17 '19 at 15:32
Run Duration128 Seconds
Run User SWE-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing below expectations (37th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD Phenom II X6 1100T-$340
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
38.8% Below average
1-Core 57.8
2-Core 121
42% 89.6 Pts
4-Core 212
8-Core 310
34% 261 Pts
64-Core 302
20% 302 Pts
Poor: 38%
This bench: 38.8%
Great: 49%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD HD 5870
XFX(1682 2960) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.301.1901.0
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
17% Very poor
Lighting 83.6
Reflection 37.7
Parallax 80.1
22% 67.1 fps
MRender 27.3
Gravity 66.4
Splatting 46.1
17% 46.6 fps
Poor: 15%
This bench: 17%
Great: 17%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
OCZ Agility 3 120GB-$102
0GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2.15
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 82
Write 79.8
Mixed 78.5
18% 80.1 MB/s
4K Read 17.8
4K Write 55
4K Mixed 25.6
89% 32.8 MB/s
DQ Read 138
DQ Write 94.2
DQ Mixed 117
87% 117 MB/s
Poor: 33% Great: 61%
WD Blue 640GB (2008)-$30
106GB free
Firmware: 01.03B01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 78 80 80 80 80 78 MB/s
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
42.7% Average
Read 69
Write 69.5
Mixed 53.7
SusWrite 79.3
50% 67.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.9
166% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 42.7%
Great: 64%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 16GB
1600, 1600, 1600, 1600 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
31.5% Below average
MC Read 13.5
MC Write 6.4
MC Mixed 11.8
30% 10.6 GB/s
SC Read 6.8
SC Write 5.5
SC Mixed 9.4
21% 7.23 GB/s
Latency 69.7
57% 69.7 ns
Poor: 25%
This bench: 31.5%
Great: 53%
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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 Builds (Compare 4,701 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 44%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 50%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH 990FX - $190

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 34% - Below average Total price: $741
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