Asus SABERTOOTH 990FX R2.0

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 32%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 43%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (9th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 91 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 44.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics36.8% 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 Drive63.5% 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.
High background CPU (30%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus SABERTOOTH 990FX R2.0  (all builds)
Memory8.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160504
Uptime8.1 Days
Run DateJun 07 '19 at 23:05
Run Duration121 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 30%

 PC Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD FX-8370-$154
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
44.3% Average
1-Core 72.3
2-Core 124
47% 98.4 Pts
4-Core 250
8-Core 363
40% 307 Pts
64-Core 392
26% 392 Pts
Poor: 38%
This bench: 44.3%
Great: 55%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 480-$140
CLim: 1288 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 18.8.2
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
36.8% Below average
Lighting 125
Reflection 164
Parallax 185
35% 158 fps
MRender 139
Gravity 123
Splatting 125
39% 129 fps
Poor: 41%
This bench: 36.8%
Great: 55%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX300 525GB-$310
84GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0C
SusWrite @10s intervals: 233 213 228 221 247 178 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
63.5% Good
Read 331
Write 280
Mixed 276
SusWrite 220
62% 277 MB/s
4K Read 20.2
4K Write 52.2
4K Mixed 28
94% 33.5 MB/s
DQ Read 203
DQ Write 134
DQ Mixed 149
116% 162 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 63.5%
Great: 100%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS4G3D1609DS1S00. 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
44.2% Average
MC Read 17.2
MC Write 14.5
MC Mixed 15.5
45% 15.7 GB/s
SC Read 8.7
SC Write 8.8
SC Mixed 11
27% 9.5 GB/s
Latency 71.5
56% 71.5 ns
Poor: 47%
This bench: 44.2%
Great: 65%
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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 13,794 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 42%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 51%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Speed boat

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 35% - Below average Total price: $746
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