Asus SABERTOOTH 990FX R2.0

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 39%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 43%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 36%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (34th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 66 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 55.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics42% 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)
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.
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 R2.0  (all builds)
Memory12.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1200 - 32 Bit kleuren
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140408
Uptime17 Days
Run DateMar 19 '17 at 17:36
Run Duration150 Seconds
Run User NLD-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing below expectations (34th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD FX-8350-$130
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.35 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
55.9% Above average
1-Core 83.4
2-Core 163
58% 123 Pts
4-Core 308
8-Core 520
52% 414 Pts
64-Core 516
35% 516 Pts
Poor: 38%
This bench: 55.9%
Great: 54%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 290-$399
AMD(1002 0B00) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 947 MHz, MLim: 1250 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 16.6
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
42% Average
Lighting 183
Reflection 144
Parallax 229
48% 185 fps
MRender 116
Gravity 150
Splatting 164
42% 143 fps
Poor: 41%
This bench: 42%
Great: 49%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Toshiba Notebook SSHD 2.5" 1TB
555GB free (System drive)
Firmware: HKF05A Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
27.8% Poor
Read 81.8
Write 14.9
Mixed 80.1
45% 58.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.49
4K Write 1.19
4K Mixed 0.26
71% 0.65 MB/s
Poor: 29%
This bench: 27.8%
Great: 63%
Samsung HD103SI 1TB-$67
180GB free
Firmware: 1AG01118 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
46.3% Average
Read 76.8
Write 84.3
Mixed 88.3
63% 83.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.51
4K Mixed 0.32
84% 0.78 MB/s
Poor: 29%
This bench: 46.3%
Great: 60%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown CL11-11-11 D3-1600 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1066 MHz clocked @ 533 MHz
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
37.9% Below average
MC Read 14.2
MC Write 13.2
MC Mixed 12.6
38% 13.3 GB/s
SC Read 8.3
SC Write 8.8
SC Mixed 9.9
26% 9 GB/s
Latency 84.2
48% 84.2 ns
Poor: 38%
This bench: 37.9%
Great: 61%
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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 14,442 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 R2.0 - $190

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 36% - Below average Total price: $774
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