Asus M5A97 R2.0

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 53%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Yacht
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 51.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics72.1% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive90.9% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait 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.
High background CPU (21%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus M5A97 R2.0  (all builds)
Memory12.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1680 x 1050 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140407
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 14 '17 at 09:02
Run Duration116 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU 21%

 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-$115
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
51.9% Above average
SC Int 66.6
SC Float 64
SC Mixed 69.7
53% 66.8 Pts
QC Int 268
QC Float 229
QC Mixed 252
57% 250 Pts
MC Int 470
MC Float 413
MC Mixed 465
68% 449 Pts
Poor: 49%
This bench: 51.9%
Great: 64%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$240
Asus(1043 85B6) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
72.1% Very good
Lighting 228
Reflection 199
Parallax 208
68% 212 fps
MRender 149
Gravity 210
Splatting 166
75% 175 fps
Poor: 65%
This bench: 72.1%
Great: 78%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial BX100 500GB-$153
197GB free
Firmware: MU01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
90.9% Outstanding
Read 508
Write 435
Mixed 447
103% 463 MB/s
4K Read 27.4
4K Write 64.5
4K Mixed 33.2
118% 41.7 MB/s
DQ Read 192
DQ Write 141
DQ Mixed 72.2
79% 135 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 90.9%
Great: 107%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$49
673GB free
Firmware: CC43 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
72.1% Very good
Read 122
Write 129
Mixed 127
95% 126 MB/s
4K Read 0.78
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.24
88% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 72.1%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance DDR3 1600 C9 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
49.1% Average
MC Read 20.2
MC Write 15.1
MC Mixed 17.6
50% 17.6 GB/s
SC Read 10.7
SC Write 9
SC Mixed 13.4
32% 11 GB/s
Latency 71.9
56% 71.9 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 49.1%
Great: 65%
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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 8,933 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 54%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 47%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 37%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Asus M5A97 R2.0 - $88

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $574
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