Asus SABERTOOTH 990FX

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 10%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (79th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 21 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 68.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics10.1% is a very low 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive85.1% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (20%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
1 month ago, 1 month ago.
MotherboardAsus SABERTOOTH 990FX  (all builds)
Memory9 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20121016
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJun 10 '21 at 23:24
Run Duration131 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 20%

 PC Performing above expectations (79th 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 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
68.3% Good
Memory 82.7
1-Core 78.4
2-Core 157
64% 106 Pts
4-Core 294
8-Core 406
46% 350 Pts
64-Core 480
32% 480 Pts
Poor: 53%
This bench: 68.3%
Great: 72%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R7 250E
Sapphire(174B A001) 2GB
CLim: 925 MHz, MLim: 1125 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 21.4.1
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
10.1% Very poor
Lighting 12.3
Reflection 17.2
Parallax 17.2
10% 15.6 fps
MRender 13.5
Gravity 12.7
Splatting 11.6
10% 12.6 fps
Poor: 7%
This bench: 10.1%
Great: 10%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston A400 240GB-$34
186GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S3Z40107
SusWrite @10s intervals: 392 404 411 416 415 417 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
85.1% Excellent
Read 487
Write 390
Mixed 358
SusWrite 409
92% 411 MB/s
4K Read 24.3
4K Write 74.4
4K Mixed 25.2
108% 41.3 MB/s
DQ Read 124
DQ Write 230
DQ Mixed 40.8
70% 132 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 85.1%
Great: 95%
Kingston A400 120GB-$28
112GB free
Firmware: SBFK71F1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 364 366 368 371 371 372 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
78% Very good
Read 391
Write 362
Mixed 284
SusWrite 369
79% 351 MB/s
4K Read 26.6
4K Write 74.7
4K Mixed 19.8
105% 40.4 MB/s
DQ Read 163
DQ Write 233
DQ Mixed 125
115% 174 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 78%
Great: 81%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 16GB
1600, 1600, 1600, 1600 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
39.4% Below average
MC Read 14.1
MC Write 12.7
MC Mixed 14.3
39% 13.7 GB/s
SC Read 10.1
SC Write 8.1
SC Mixed 10.7
28% 9.63 GB/s
Latency 75.6
53% 75.6 ns
Poor: 24%
This bench: 39.4%
Great: 57%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical SABERTOOTH 990FX Builds (Compare 1,911 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 39%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 33%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH 990FX - $200

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 53% - Above average Total price: $690
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