Asus SABERTOOTH 990FX

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 42%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 50%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 42%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (49th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 51 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 53.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics46.2% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 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 Drive63.4% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (12%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus SABERTOOTH 990FX  (all builds)
Memory11.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20121016
Uptime0.8 Days
Run DateJul 11 '18 at 20:16
Run Duration143 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 12%

 PC Performing as expected (49th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
AMD FX-8150-$183
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
53.3% Above average
SC Int 72.9
SC Float 63.7
SC Mixed 70.6
55% 69.1 Pts
QC Int 268
QC Float 240
QC Mixed 262
58% 256 Pts
MC Int 464
MC Float 406
MC Mixed 458
67% 443 Pts
Poor: 41%
This bench: 53.3%
Great: 56%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 280X-$210
PwrHis(1787 2317) 3GB
CLim: 1000 MHz, MLim: 1375 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 18.2.1
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
46.2% Average
Lighting 145
Reflection 82.8
Parallax 191
50% 140 fps
MRender 64.2
Gravity 141
Splatting 92.1
43% 99.2 fps
Poor: 37%
This bench: 46.2%
Great: 52%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Pro 128GB-$160
15GB free (System drive)
Firmware: DXM05B0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 84 80 68 72 72 70 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
63.4% Good
Read 387
Write 158
Mixed 158
SusWrite 74.5
43% 194 MB/s
4K Read 30.2
4K Write 69.4
4K Mixed 28.7
119% 42.8 MB/s
DQ Read 234
DQ Write 89.6
DQ Mixed 83.9
83% 136 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 63.4%
Great: 110%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
2TB free
Firmware: CC4B
SusWrite @10s intervals: 145 155 154 145 156 150 MB/s
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
97.5% Outstanding
Read 189
Write 135
Mixed 81
SusWrite 151
102% 139 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.9
157% 1 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 97.5%
Great: 115%
WD VelociRaptor 1TB-$268
116GB free
Firmware: 04.06A00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 120 121 120 120 121 120 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
72.8% Very good
Read 132
Write 125
Mixed 85.2
SusWrite 120
85% 116 MB/s
4K Read 1.6
4K Write 4.3
4K Mixed 1.6
324% 2.5 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 72.8%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 16GB
1333, 1333, 1333, 1333 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
48.1% Average
MC Read 19
MC Write 16
MC Mixed 16.6
49% 17.2 GB/s
SC Read 9.3
SC Write 9
SC Mixed 13.3
30% 10.5 GB/s
Latency 68.9
58% 68.9 ns
Poor: 25%
This bench: 48.1%
Great: 55%
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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 2,503 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 55%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 55%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH 990FX - $190

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 83% - Excellent Total price: $654
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