Asus M5A97 PLUS

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 41%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 41%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 26%
Raft
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 38.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
Graphics58.5% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
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.
Run History
6 months ago, 6 months ago, 5 months ago, 5 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 1 month ago. (Only the first run influences device rankings)
MotherboardAsus M5A97 PLUS  (all builds)
Memory14.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit kolorów
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160415
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 17 '18 at 18:25
Run Duration128 Seconds
Run User NLD-User
Background CPU5%

 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-6300-$60
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 3 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
38.4% Below average
SC Int 68.9
SC Float 62.2
SC Mixed 66.4
53% 65.8 Pts
QC Int 175
QC Float 153
QC Mixed 179
38% 169 Pts
MC Int 186
MC Float 160
MC Mixed 174
26% 173 Pts
Poor: 36%
This bench: 38.4%
Great: 56%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 470-$208
CLim: 1230 MHz, MLim: 1650 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 18.3.1
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
58.5% Above average
Lighting 169
Reflection 168
Parallax 226
59% 188 fps
MRender 130
Gravity 158
Splatting 120
58% 136 fps
Poor: 45%
This bench: 58.5%
Great: 64%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow V300 120GB-$65
54GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 583ABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
48.4% Average
Read 424
Write 104
Mixed 165
50% 231 MB/s
4K Read 23.2
4K Write 58
4K Mixed 11.4
80% 30.8 MB/s
DQ Read 21.6
DQ Write 66.5
DQ Mixed 11.3
18% 33.1 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 48.4%
Great: 73%
VB0250EAVER 250GB
27GB free
Firmware: HPG0 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
49.7% Average
Read 88.1
Write 85.1
Mixed 79.3
63% 84.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.59
4K Write 1.51
4K Mixed 0.41
99% 0.84 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 49.7%
Great: 59%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR3 1600 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1333 MHz clocked @ 667 MHz
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
37.7% Below average
MC Read 16.7
MC Write 8.6
MC Mixed 13.6
37% 13 GB/s
SC Read 9.6
SC Write 8.3
SC Mixed 11.3
28% 9.73 GB/s
Latency 77
52% 77 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 37.7%
Great: 63%
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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 587 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 33%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 41%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 28%
Raft

Motherboard: Asus M5A97 PLUS

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 74% - Very good Total price: $315
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