Asus M5A97 EVO R2.0

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 47%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 42%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (47th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 53 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 60.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics72.5% 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.
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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus M5A97 EVO R2.0  (all builds)
Memory13.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.9 GHz
Display1680 x 1050 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150212
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 07 '18 at 18:02
Run Duration174 Seconds
Run User ESP-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing as expected (47th 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-$87
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
60.6% Good
SC Int 84.7
SC Float 73.6
SC Mixed 77.7
63% 78.7 Pts
QC Int 328
QC Float 289
QC Mixed 305
70% 308 Pts
MC Int 501
MC Float 436
MC Mixed 498
72% 478 Pts
Poor: 46%
This bench: 60.6%
Great: 62%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$240
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 398.36
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
72.5% Very good
Lighting 227
Reflection 201
Parallax 211
68% 213 fps
MRender 150
Gravity 210
Splatting 170
76% 177 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 72.5%
Great: 78%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
1TB free (System drive)
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 119 126 135 135 138 137 MB/s
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
92.8% Outstanding
Read 192
Write 181
Mixed 62.3
SusWrite 132
103% 142 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.8
152% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 92.8%
Great: 114%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
888GB free
Firmware: CC25
SusWrite @10s intervals: 128 127 125 130 131 128 MB/s
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
88.2% Excellent
Read 180
Write 157
Mixed 82.2
SusWrite 128
100% 137 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.8
145% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 88.2%
Great: 114%
Seagate Barracuda 4TB (2017)-$88
1.5TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 140 141 135 141 148 145 MB/s
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
67% Good
Read 90.3
Write 125
Mixed 68
SusWrite 142
78% 106 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 5.2
4K Mixed 0.5
206% 2.33 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 67%
Great: 91%
Verbatim Store n Go V3 USB 3.0 16GB-$8
6GB free, PID 0243
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 18 18 17 18 17 18 MB/s
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
9.48% Terrible
Read 30.1
Write 18.3
Mixed 17.7
SusWrite 17.5
26% 20.9 MB/s
4K Read 5.5
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0.9
51% 2.13 MB/s
Poor: 7%
This bench: 9.48%
Great: 33%
Samsung Flash Drive 64GB
47GB free, PID 1000
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 15 19 18 19 19 19 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
12.3% Very poor
Read 29.3
Write 28.7
Mixed 17
SusWrite 17.9
30% 23.2 MB/s
4K Read 3.1
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 1.6
103% 1.93 MB/s
Poor: 10%
This bench: 12.3%
Great: 49%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 1866 C9 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1866 MHz clocked @ 933 MHz
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
52.4% Above average
MC Read 22.5
MC Write 15.4
MC Mixed 18.8
54% 18.9 GB/s
SC Read 11.6
SC Write 8.3
SC Mixed 12.4
31% 10.8 GB/s
Latency 63.5
63% 63.5 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 52.4%
Great: 77%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical M5A97 EVO R2.0 Builds (Compare 3,531 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Asus M5A97 EVO R2.0 - $166

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 95% - Outstanding Total price: $588
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