Asus M5A97 R2.0

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 39%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 46%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (58th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 42 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 59.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics39.9% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 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 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 R2.0  (all builds)
Memory12.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150626
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 10 '18 at 22:47
Run Duration143 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU6%

 PC Performing as expected (58th 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 3.95 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
59.1% Above average
SC Int 85.5
SC Float 73.6
SC Mixed 80.2
64% 79.8 Pts
QC Int 322
QC Float 288
QC Mixed 287
68% 299 Pts
MC Int 533
MC Float 451
MC Mixed 512
75% 499 Pts
Poor: 41%
This bench: 59.1%
Great: 63%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-Ti-$155
CLim: 2012 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 398.11
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
39.9% Below average
Lighting 120
Reflection 82.5
Parallax 122
37% 108 fps
MRender 88.3
Gravity 116
Splatting 87.6
42% 97.3 fps
Poor: 35%
This bench: 39.9%
Great: 42%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue 2TB (2015)-$60
1.5TB free (System drive)
Firmware: 80.0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 113 116 120 109 118 115 MB/s
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
74.2% Very good
Read 143
Write 141
Mixed 97.3
SusWrite 115
92% 124 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 1
194% 1.4 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 74.2%
Great: 86%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$39
547GB free
Firmware: 80.0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 174 172 171 167 172 172 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
100% Outstanding
Read 178
Write 170
Mixed 119
SusWrite 172
118% 160 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 3.3
4K Mixed 0.9
219% 1.87 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 100%
Great: 107%
WD Green 1TB (2010)-$60
22GB free
Firmware: 80.0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 44 47 47 47 47 47 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
28.3% Poor
Read 51.7
Write 52
Mixed 42.7
SusWrite 46.5
36% 48.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1
4K Mixed 0.5
107% 0.77 MB/s
Poor: 24%
This bench: 28.3%
Great: 58%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance DDR3 1600 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1333 MHz clocked @ 667 MHz
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
46.7% Average
MC Read 18.2
MC Write 15.5
MC Mixed 16.2
48% 16.6 GB/s
SC Read 10.1
SC Write 8.7
SC Mixed 13.5
31% 10.8 GB/s
Latency 73.1
55% 73.1 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 46.7%
Great: 63%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical M5A97 R2.0 Builds (Compare 16,102 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 54%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Asus M5A97 R2.0 - $88

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $550
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