Asus SABERTOOTH 990FX

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (50th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 50 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 55.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Boot Drive84.9% 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. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus SABERTOOTH 990FX  (all builds)
Memory14.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20110822
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 04 '17 at 03:56
Run Duration185 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 20%

 PC Performing as expected (50th 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 Phenom II X6 1100T-$340
AM3r2, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.85 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
55.1% Above average
SC Int 95
SC Float 56.7
SC Mixed 69.6
59% 73.8 Pts
QC Int 384
QC Float 226
QC Mixed 284
68% 298 Pts
MC Int 554
MC Float 330
MC Mixed 407
65% 431 Pts
Poor: 42%
This bench: 55.1%
Great: 55%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$154
422GB free
Firmware: EMT03B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (20th percentile)
84.9% Excellent
Read 498
Write 387
Mixed 406
96% 430 MB/s
4K Read 36.2
4K Write 56.2
4K Mixed 33.4
128% 41.9 MB/s
DQ Read 38.1
DQ Write 68.1
DQ Mixed 21.4
25% 42.5 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 84.9%
Great: 118%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 3TB-$70
3TB free
Firmware: CC27 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
91.9% Outstanding
Read 155
Write 165
Mixed 155
119% 158 MB/s
4K Read 0.78
4K Write 1.83
4K Mixed 0.33
103% 0.98 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 91.9%
Great: 108%
Seagate Barracuda Green 2TB-$115
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC32 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5900 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
74.3% Very good
Read 132
Write 127
Mixed 100
90% 120 MB/s
4K Read 0.73
4K Write 1.07
4K Mixed 0.58
115% 0.79 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 74.3%
Great: 74%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 3TB-$70
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC27 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (20th percentile)
74.6% Very good
Read 119
Write 141
Mixed 117
94% 126 MB/s
4K Read 0.53
4K Write 1.43
4K Mixed 0.29
81% 0.75 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 74.6%
Great: 108%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 3TB-$70
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC29 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
90.4% Outstanding
Read 155
Write 161
Mixed 151
117% 155 MB/s
4K Read 0.82
4K Write 1.57
4K Mixed 0.34
101% 0.91 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 90.4%
Great: 108%
Seagate FA GoFlex Desk 1TB
676GB free, PID 50a0
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
19.3% Very poor
Read 35.3
Write 36.9
Mixed 35.4
46% 35.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.62
4K Write 1.95
4K Mixed 0.35
81% 0.98 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 19.3%
Great: 52%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 16GB
1333, 1333, 1333, 1333 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
36% Below average
MC Read 15.6
MC Write 7.2
MC Mixed 13.5
35% 12.1 GB/s
SC Read 7.7
SC Write 7
SC Mixed 9.4
23% 8.03 GB/s
Latency 61.5
65% 61.5 ns
Poor: 26%
This bench: 36%
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 1,536 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 56%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 55%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH 990FX - $190

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $650
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