Asus A88XM-A

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 24%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 31%
Sail boat
Workstation
Workstation 22%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (36th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 64 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 a relatively low single core score, this CPU can handle email, light web browsing and basic audio/video playback, but it will struggle to handle CPU intensive tasks. Finally, with a gaming score of 28%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is poor.
Graphics33.3% 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 Drive76.2% 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 8.1 is the second most recent version of Windows but it's worth upgrading to Windows 10 which has had several improvements made to the user interface including a better homescreen.
Very high background CPU (50%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
3 months ago, 3 months ago.
MotherboardAsus A88XM-A  (all builds)
Memory4.7 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 8.1
BIOS Date20160309
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 13 '18 at 04:35
Run Duration161 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 50%

 PC Performing below expectations (36th 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 A10-5700 APU (2012 D.Tr)-$361
FM2+ , 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
28% Poor
SC Int 48.7
SC Float 48.6
SC Mixed 41.5
37% 46.3 Pts
QC Int 133
QC Float 121
QC Mixed 135
30% 130 Pts
MC Int 197
MC Float 170
MC Mixed 190
28% 186 Pts
Poor: 29%
This bench: 28%
Great: 47%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 670-$435
Gigabyte(1458 354B) 2GB
CLim: 1228 MHz, MLim: 1502 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 384.76
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
33.3% Below average
Lighting 91.7
Reflection 80
Parallax 121
32% 97.5 fps
MRender 91.6
Gravity 81.8
Splatting 72.1
35% 81.8 fps
Poor: 34%
This bench: 33.3%
Great: 44%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
OCZ AMD Radeon R7 120GB-$67
81GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
76.2% Very good
Read 450
Write 415
Mixed 431
96% 432 MB/s
4K Read 22
4K Write 63.7
4K Mixed 19.5
92% 35.1 MB/s
DQ Read 134
DQ Write 109
DQ Mixed 64.3
64% 102 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 76.2%
Great: 101%
JetFlash Transcend 8GB
3GB free, PID 1000
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
26.8% Poor
Read 140
Write 10.5
Mixed 16.2
45% 55.4 MB/s
4K Read 5.68
4K Write 0.96
4K Mixed 0.79
80% 2.48 MB/s
Poor: 3%
This bench: 26.8%
Great: 18%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston ACR512X64D3U13C9G 8GB
1333, 1333 MHz
4096, 4096 MB
Performing below expectations (40th percentile)
31% Below average
MC Read 14.6
MC Write 6.4
MC Mixed 11.7
31% 10.9 GB/s
SC Read 6.8
SC Write 5.6
SC Mixed 8
19% 6.8 GB/s
Latency 93.1
43% 93.1 ns
Poor: 17%
This bench: 31%
Great: 50%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical A88XM-A Builds (Compare 2,203 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 16%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 40%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 24%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Asus A88XM-A - $77

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 52% - Above average Total price: $310
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