Asus M5A99FX PRO R2.0

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 50%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 43%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (33rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 67 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 61.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics55.9% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
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.
Very high background CPU (40%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus M5A99FX PRO R2.0  (all builds)
Memory5 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140407
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 13 '17 at 06:23
Run Duration358 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 40%

 PC Performing below expectations (33rd 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 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
61.1% Good
SC Int 84.8
SC Float 72.3
SC Mixed 78.4
63% 78.5 Pts
QC Int 322
QC Float 286
QC Mixed 308
69% 306 Pts
MC Int 506
MC Float 434
MC Mixed 497
72% 479 Pts
Poor: 47%
This bench: 61.1%
Great: 65%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 290-$399
CLim: 1000 MHz, MLim: 1400 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 17.1.1
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
55.9% Above average
Lighting 99.7
Reflection 91.1
Parallax 253
48% 148 fps
MRender 121
Gravity 155
Splatting 170
62% 148 fps
Poor: 50%
This bench: 55.9%
Great: 68%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$98
24GB free
Firmware: EMT0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 70% Great: 117%
WD WD8000AARS-00Y5B1 800GB
487GB free
Firmware: 80.0 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
41% Average
Read 76.5
Write 66.6
Mixed 66.1
52% 69.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.56
4K Write 0.17
4K Mixed 0.13
41% 0.28 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 41%
Great: 56%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL RipjawsX DDR3 2400 C11 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
48.8% Average
MC Read 20.5
MC Write 15.7
MC Mixed 17.5
51% 17.9 GB/s
SC Read 10.2
SC Write 3.9
SC Mixed 13.7
26% 9.27 GB/s
Latency 73.3
55% 73.3 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 48.8%
Great: 84%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical M5A99FX PRO R2.0 Builds (Compare 4,266 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 57%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 55%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Asus M5A99FX PRO R2.0 - $135

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 67% - Good Total price: $848
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