Asus SABERTOOTH 990FX R2.0

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 30%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 25%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (38th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 62 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. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 68.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics38.5% 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)
Boot Drive68.2% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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 (37%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
2 months ago, 2 months ago.
MotherboardAsus SABERTOOTH 990FX R2.0  (all builds)
Memory12 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1360 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130111
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 15 '20 at 20:53
Run Duration139 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 37%

 PC Performing below expectations (38th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD FX-8350-$130
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.35 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
68.4% Good
Memory 82.5
1-Core 77.2
2-Core 144
63% 101 Pts
4-Core 293
8-Core 502
50% 398 Pts
64-Core 512
34% 512 Pts
Poor: 54%
This bench: 68.4%
Great: 73%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 280X-$500
CLim: 1000 MHz, MLim: 1500 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 20.11.1
Performing below potential (42nd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
38.5% Below average
Lighting 48.5
Reflection 28.3
Parallax 64
39% 46.9 fps
MRender 30.9
Gravity 49.6
Splatting 40
38% 40.2 fps
Poor: 34%
This bench: 38.5%
Great: 43%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Pro 256GB-$100
79GB free (System drive)
Firmware: DXM03B0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 152 181 154 129 111 108 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
68.2% Good
Read 355
Write 174
Mixed 218
SusWrite 139
49% 221 MB/s
4K Read 28.7
4K Write 59.1
4K Mixed 33.7
118% 40.5 MB/s
DQ Read 231
DQ Write 170
DQ Mixed 113
108% 171 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 68.2%
Great: 117%
Samsung Spinpoint F3 1TB-$80
238GB free
Firmware: 1AJ10001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 81 78 78 78 78 81 MB/s
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
55.5% Above average
Read 114
Write 124
Mixed 70.6
SusWrite 78.9
71% 97 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 1
191% 1.43 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 55.5%
Great: 76%
WD Blue 500GB (2008)-$36
465GB free
Firmware: 01.03B01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 81 83 84 83 81 84 MB/s
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
45.8% Average
Read 76.2
Write 78
Mixed 57
SusWrite 82.9
54% 73.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 1
187% 1.37 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 45.8%
Great: 70%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance DDR3 1866 C9 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1333 MHz clocked @ 667 MHz
Performing below potential (26th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
47% Average
MC Read 18.3
MC Write 15.3
MC Mixed 16.7
48% 16.8 GB/s
SC Read 10.5
SC Write 9.2
SC Mixed 13.9
32% 11.2 GB/s
Latency 76
53% 76 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 47%
Great: 72%

 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 5,068 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 37%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 41% - Average Total price: $800
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