Asus M5A97 PLUS

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 74%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 62%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 52%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (67th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 33 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 63.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics82.3% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive87.4% 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus M5A97 PLUS  (all builds)
Memory12.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display2048 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160415
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateNov 15 '17 at 01:32
Run Duration137 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing above expectations (67th 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-8370E-$185
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.3 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
63.5% Good
SC Int 85.9
SC Float 77.3
SC Mixed 80.7
65% 81.3 Pts
QC Int 342
QC Float 297
QC Mixed 319
72% 320 Pts
MC Int 542
MC Float 466
MC Mixed 536
78% 515 Pts
Poor: 42%
This bench: 63.5%
Great: 63%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980-$500
CLim: 1583 MHz, MLim: 1877 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
82.3% Excellent
Lighting 256
Reflection 235
Parallax 256
79% 249 fps
MRender 182
Gravity 239
Splatting 167
85% 196 fps
Poor: 56%
This bench: 82.3%
Great: 88%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung MZ7TY256HDHP-000L7 256GB
209GB free
Firmware: MAT03L6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
87.4% Excellent
Read 519
Write 477
Mixed 494
111% 497 MB/s
4K Read 35
4K Write 65.9
4K Mixed 23.8
118% 41.6 MB/s
DQ Read 34.9
DQ Write 72.3
DQ Mixed 23.4
26% 43.5 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 87.4%
Great: 116%
HFS120G32TND-N1A0A 120GB
87GB free
Firmware: 30000P10 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
79% Very good
Read 523
Write 415
Mixed 470
104% 469 MB/s
4K Read 29.7
4K Write 59.9
4K Mixed 20.6
103% 36.7 MB/s
DQ Read 31
DQ Write 66.6
DQ Mixed 20.4
24% 39.3 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 79%
Great: 106%
Seagate Constellation ES.3 2TB-$89
1.5TB free
Firmware: GT02 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
90.8% Outstanding
Read 161
Write 155
Mixed 155
119% 157 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 0.56
4K Mixed 0.56
114% 0.71 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 90.8%
Great: 100%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown PSD34G13332 Nanya NT4GC64B8HB0NF-CG Kingston 99U5402-137.A00LF 16GB
1333, 1333, 1333, 1333 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
46.6% Average
MC Read 17.1
MC Write 15.8
MC Mixed 15.9
46% 16.3 GB/s
SC Read 10.3
SC Write 9.1
SC Mixed 13.4
31% 10.9 GB/s
Latency 63.3
63% 63.3 ns
Poor: 45%
This bench: 46.6%
Great: 46%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical M5A97 PLUS Builds (Compare 340 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 34%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 42%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 29%
Raft

Motherboard: Asus M5A97 PLUS

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 63% - Good Total price: $327
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