Asus M5A97 PRO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 36%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 46%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 33%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (37th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 63 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 49.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics40.1% 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)
Boot Drive61.8% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait 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.
High background CPU (25%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus M5A97 PRO  (all builds)
Memory4.2 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920x1080x4294967296 szín
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20121016
Uptime3.9 Days
Run DateSep 14 '17 at 03:43
Run Duration170 Seconds
Run User HUN-User
Background CPU 25%

 PC Performing below expectations (37th 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-8320-$99
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
49.3% Average
SC Int 76.5
SC Float 65.5
SC Mixed 67.6
56% 69.9 Pts
QC Int 249
QC Float 219
QC Mixed 242
54% 237 Pts
MC Int 410
MC Float 340
MC Mixed 395
58% 382 Pts
Poor: 42%
This bench: 49.3%
Great: 61%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 280X-$210
CLim: 1020 MHz, MLim: 1500 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 16.6
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
40.1% Average
Lighting 125
Reflection 73
Parallax 166
43% 121 fps
MRender 56.8
Gravity 123
Splatting 79.8
38% 86.4 fps
Poor: 40%
This bench: 40.1%
Great: 52%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Evo 120GB-$115
49GB free
Firmware: EXT0CB6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
61.8% Good
Read 399
Write 278
Mixed 279
71% 319 MB/s
4K Read 31.8
4K Write 40.3
4K Mixed 16.6
91% 29.6 MB/s
DQ Read 31.1
DQ Write 65.1
DQ Mixed 16.2
21% 37.5 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 61.8%
Great: 95%
WD Green 3TB (2011)-$93
1.5TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
62.1% Good
Read 114
Write 102
Mixed 100
80% 106 MB/s
4K Read 0.49
4K Write 1.66
4K Mixed 0.13
66% 0.76 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 62.1%
Great: 83%
Samsung HD502HJ 500GB-$50
166GB free
Firmware: 1AJ10001 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
63.7% Good
Read 111
Write 111
Mixed 60.7
70% 94.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 2.49
4K Mixed 0.36
103% 1.08 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 63.7%
Great: 76%
WDC WD20 EARX-008FB0 2TB
40GB free, PID 7788
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
35.7% Below average
Read 86.6
Write 75.9
Mixed 58.2
91% 73.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.46
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.19
80% 0.92 MB/s
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 8GB
1600, 1600 MHz
4096, 4096 MB
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
41.4% Average
MC Read 17.9
MC Write 12.7
MC Mixed 13.2
42% 14.6 GB/s
SC Read 8.4
SC Write 8
SC Mixed 10.9
26% 9.1 GB/s
Latency 72.2
55% 72.2 ns
Poor: 23%
This bench: 41.4%
Great: 50%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 24%
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Desktop
Desktop 52%
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Workstation
Workstation 37%
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Motherboard: Asus M5A97 PRO

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 89% - Excellent Total price: $205
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