Asus M5A97 R2.0

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 60%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 51%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 46%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (44th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 56 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 58.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics68.7% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive48.4% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
Very high background CPU (31%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus M5A97 R2.0  (all builds)
Memory13.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit barev
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150626
Uptime0.3 Days
Run DateNov 14 '17 at 22:27
Run Duration115 Seconds
Run User CZE-User
Background CPU 31%

 PC Performing as expected (44th 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-8370-$149
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 3.95 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
58.8% Above average
SC Int 81.5
SC Float 73.9
SC Mixed 75.5
62% 77 Pts
QC Int 289
QC Float 262
QC Mixed 290
64% 280 Pts
MC Int 545
MC Float 471
MC Mixed 540
78% 519 Pts
Poor: 49%
This bench: 58.8%
Great: 65%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-3GB-$228
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
68.7% Good
Lighting 210
Reflection 173
Parallax 209
65% 197 fps
MRender 151
Gravity 198
Splatting 152
72% 167 fps
Poor: 55%
This bench: 68.7%
Great: 74%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue 500GB-$140
400GB free
Firmware: X41100WD Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
48.4% Average
Read 384
Write 225
Mixed 267
64% 292 MB/s
4K Read 20.8
4K Write 26.1
4K Mixed 9.01
57% 18.7 MB/s
DQ Read 25.2
DQ Write 102
DQ Mixed 8.95
23% 45.5 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 48.4%
Great: 82%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 500GB-$22
331GB free
Firmware: KC45 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
58.8% Above average
Read 102
Write 103
Mixed 115
81% 107 MB/s
4K Read 0.54
4K Write 1.18
4K Mixed 0.57
108% 0.76 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 58.8%
Great: 73%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR3 1866 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1066 MHz clocked @ 533 MHz
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
40.3% Average
MC Read 15.2
MC Write 14.2
MC Mixed 13.1
40% 14.2 GB/s
SC Read 9.4
SC Write 8.5
SC Mixed 11.4
28% 9.77 GB/s
Latency 80.1
50% 80.1 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 40.3%
Great: 72%
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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 11,608 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 56%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Asus M5A97 R2.0 - $88

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 70% - Very good Total price: $694
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