Asus SABERTOOTH 990FX R2.0

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 48%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (83rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 17 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 59.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics68.8% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load times.
Memory24GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 24GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
High background CPU (27%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus SABERTOOTH 990FX R2.0  (all builds)
Memory18.7 GB free of 24 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1200 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140408
Uptime3.7 Days
Run DateJan 08 '17 at 05:02
Run Duration134 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 27%

 PC Performing above expectations (83rd 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-8350-$119
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.35 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
59.6% Above average
SC Int 80.9
SC Float 73.6
SC Mixed 78.1
62% 77.5 Pts
QC Int 307
QC Float 264
QC Mixed 292
65% 288 Pts
MC Int 543
MC Float 465
MC Mixed 531
77% 513 Pts
Poor: 50%
This bench: 59.6%
Great: 64%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$350
CLim: 1531 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 376.33
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
68.8% Good
Lighting 218
Reflection 187
Parallax 206
66% 204 fps
MRender 156
Gravity 200
Splatting 135
71% 164 fps
Poor: 54%
This bench: 68.8%
Great: 72%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Toshiba MD04ACA500 5TB-$147
3.5TB free
Firmware: FP2A Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
104% Outstanding
Read 185
Write 176
Mixed 139
125% 167 MB/s
4K Read 1.84
4K Write 1.62
4K Mixed 0.29
139% 1.25 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 104%
Great: 104%
WD Black 3TB (2013)-$151
2TB free
Firmware: 01.0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
87.4% Excellent
Read 154
Write 151
Mixed 174
121% 160 MB/s
4K Read 0.48
4K Write 0.78
4K Mixed 0.2
56% 0.49 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 87.4%
Great: 98%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMX16GX3M2A1600C11 CMZ8GX3M2A1600C9 CMX16GX3M2A1600C11 CMZ8GX3M2A1600C9 24GB
1333, 1333, 1333, 1333 MHz
8192, 4096, 8192, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
46.4% Average
MC Read 18
MC Write 15.2
MC Mixed 16.1
47% 16.4 GB/s
SC Read 10.5
SC Write 9.4
SC Mixed 13.2
32% 11 GB/s
Latency 71.8
56% 71.8 ns
Poor: 45%
This bench: 46.4%
Great: 46%
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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 7,462 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 R2.0 - $190

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 70% - Good Total price: $857
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