Asus M5A97 R2.0

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (45th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 55 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 57.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Boot Drive79.2% 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 (28%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus M5A97 R2.0  (all builds)
Memory5.9 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1440 x 900 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150626
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 17 '18 at 11:07
Run Duration118 Seconds
Run User ARG-User
Background CPU 28%

 PC Performing as expected (45th 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-$89
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 3.75 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
57.2% Above average
SC Int 76.6
SC Float 69.8
SC Mixed 76.3
59% 74.2 Pts
QC Int 288
QC Float 259
QC Mixed 279
62% 275 Pts
MC Int 497
MC Float 440
MC Mixed 510
72% 483 Pts
Poor: 40%
This bench: 57.2%
Great: 60%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
HyperX Savage 240GB-$87
150GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM02.H Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
79.2% Very good
Read 521
Write 482
Mixed 479
110% 494 MB/s
4K Read 22.6
4K Write 44.6
4K Mixed 13.4
75% 26.9 MB/s
DQ Read 177
DQ Write 140
DQ Mixed 60.8
72% 126 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 79.2%
Great: 110%
WD Purple 2TB (2014)-$54
797GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
41.6% Average
Read 79.4
Write 65.7
Mixed 72.8
55% 72.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.09
4K Write 0.52
4K Mixed 0.12
27% 0.24 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 41.6%
Great: 85%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$44
347GB free
Firmware: CC46 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
69.8% Good
Read 123
Write 120
Mixed 136
96% 126 MB/s
4K Read 0.48
4K Write 1.88
4K Mixed 0.21
78% 0.86 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 69.8%
Great: 113%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance DDR3 1600 C9 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
54.2% Above average
MC Read 22.6
MC Write 16.7
MC Mixed 18.4
55% 19.2 GB/s
SC Read 12.1
SC Write 10.5
SC Mixed 14.3
35% 12.3 GB/s
Latency 60.2
66% 60.2 ns
Poor: 28%
This bench: 54.2%
Great: 64%
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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
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Desktop
Desktop 54%
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Workstation
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Motherboard: Asus M5A97 R2.0 - $88

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 86% - Excellent Total price: $533
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