Asus H81M-A

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop 43%
Speed boat
Workstation 28%
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 a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 64%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics2.35% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (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.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
12 months ago, 12 months ago.
MotherboardAsus H81M-A  (all builds)
Memory5.3 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1360 x 768 - 32 Bit cores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150526
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateMar 21 '17 at 05:41
Run Duration89 Seconds
Run User BRA-User
Background CPU10%

 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
Intel Core i5-4460-$184
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
64% Good
SC Int 87.6
SC Float 91.3
SC Mixed 85.4
70% 88.1 Pts
QC Int 299
QC Float 310
QC Mixed 336
71% 315 Pts
MC Int 353
MC Float 348
MC Mixed 346
52% 349 Pts
Poor: 49%
This bench: 64%
Great: 73%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce 9500 GT
Zotac(19DA 7046) 1GB
Ram: 1GB, Driver: 342.1
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
2.35% Terrible
Lighting 7.2
Reflection 11.5
Parallax 2.6
2% 7.1 fps
MRender 8.4
Gravity 5.2
Splatting 7.1
3% 6.9 fps
Poor: 2%
This bench: 2.35%
Great: 3%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 500GB-$28
427GB free
Firmware: KC45 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
56.2% Above average
Read 98
Write 97.9
Mixed 87.2
71% 94.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.55
4K Write 1.07
4K Mixed 0.5
98% 0.7 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 56.2%
Great: 74%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston 99U5471-050.A00LF 1x8GB
1 of 2 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
32.2% Below average
MC Read 9.7
MC Write 11.3
MC Mixed 9.4
29% 10.1 GB/s
SC Read 9.3
SC Write 11.3
SC Mixed 9.8
29% 10.1 GB/s
Latency 65.6
61% 65.6 ns
Poor: 21%
This bench: 32.2%
Great: 35%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical H81M-A Builds (Compare 1,299 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 15%
Tree trunk
Desktop 58%
Workstation 33%
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Motherboard: Asus H81M-A - $61

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $345
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