Asus M5A97 R2.0

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 35%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 50%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Jet ski
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 52.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics35.5% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive63.8% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (15%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
5 days ago, 5 days ago.
MotherboardAsus M5A97 R2.0  (all builds)
Memory11.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150626
Uptime2 Days
Run DateFeb 14 '18 at 10:56
Run Duration152 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU 15%

 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-8320-$106
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
52.5% Above average
SC Int 77.4
SC Float 69.3
SC Mixed 75.4
59% 74 Pts
QC Int 260
QC Float 231
QC Mixed 249
56% 247 Pts
MC Int 446
MC Float 386
MC Mixed 442
64% 424 Pts
Poor: 42%
This bench: 52.5%
Great: 61%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 270X-$199
MSI(1462 3030) 2GB
CLim: 1080 MHz, MLim: 1400 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 18.1.1
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
35.5% Below average
Lighting 110
Reflection 85.2
Parallax 151
38% 115 fps
MRender 60
Gravity 90.8
Splatting 85.6
33% 78.8 fps
Poor: 32%
This bench: 35.5%
Great: 39%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow V300 120GB-$48
105GB free
Firmware: 60AABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
38.9% Below average
Read 179
Write 84.7
Mixed 82.3
25% 115 MB/s
4K Read 19.5
4K Write 62.1
4K Mixed 10.7
76% 30.8 MB/s
DQ Read 108
DQ Write 98.3
DQ Mixed 7.88
32% 71.5 MB/s
Poor: 29%
This bench: 38.9%
Great: 64%
SanDisk SSD Plus 240GB-$70
59GB free
Firmware: Z22000RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
63.8% Good
Read 465
Write 346
Mixed 409
90% 407 MB/s
4K Read 21.3
4K Write 52.5
4K Mixed 4.06
65% 25.9 MB/s
DQ Read 151
DQ Write 123
DQ Mixed 20.5
47% 98.2 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 63.8%
Great: 82%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$48
228GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
65.9% Good
Read 120
Write 110
Mixed 112
86% 114 MB/s
4K Read 0.66
4K Write 2.02
4K Mixed 0.3
98% 0.99 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 65.9%
Great: 105%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston KHX1600C9D3/4GX KHX1600C9D3/4GX KHX1600C10D3/8G 16GB
1600, 1600, 1600 MHz
4096, 4096, 8192 MB
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
48.1% Average
MC Read 19.6
MC Write 14.8
MC Mixed 16.9
49% 17.1 GB/s
SC Read 10.1
SC Write 9.2
SC Mixed 13.9
32% 11.1 GB/s
Latency 69.9
57% 69.9 ns
Poor: 29%
This bench: 48.1%
Great: 60%
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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 56%
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Desktop
Desktop 54%
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Workstation
Workstation 40%
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Motherboard: Asus M5A97 R2.0 - $88

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 70% - Very good Total price: $695
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