Asus M5A97 R2.0

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 28%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 55%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 41%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (58th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 42 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 61.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics23.5% 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 Drive75.7% 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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 9 years and 3 months old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
Very high background CPU (44%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus M5A97 R2.0  (all builds)
Memory6.3 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colori
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20150626
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 15 '18 at 01:09
Run Duration127 Seconds
Run User ITA-User
Background CPU 44%

 PC Performing as expected (58th 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-8350-$79
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.4 GHz
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
61.1% Good
SC Int 88.9
SC Float 61.1
SC Mixed 81.7
62% 77.2 Pts
QC Int 316
QC Float 269
QC Mixed 297
67% 294 Pts
MC Int 556
MC Float 476
MC Mixed 542
79% 525 Pts
Poor: 47%
This bench: 61.1%
Great: 63%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 560 Ti-$188
Gigabyte(1458 3515) 1GB
CLim: 900 MHz, MLim: 1000 MHz, Ram: 1GB, Driver: 391.35
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
23.5% Poor
Lighting 65.6
Reflection 63.2
Parallax 63
20% 63.9 fps
MRender 60.9
Gravity 67.5
Splatting 55.8
26% 61.4 fps
Poor: 19%
This bench: 23.5%
Great: 24%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Ct250mx5 0 250GB
155GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M3CR
SusWrite @10s intervals: 111 110 111 111 110 111 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
75.7% Very good
Read 452
Write 419
Mixed 427
SusWrite 111
79% 352 MB/s
4K Read 24.5
4K Write 57.3
4K Mixed 44.2
124% 42 MB/s
DQ Read 259
DQ Write 238
DQ Mixed 225
175% 241 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 75.7%
Great: 123%
Toshiba DT01ACA200 2TB-$64
679GB free
Firmware: MX4O
SusWrite @10s intervals: 111 111 111 112 110 111 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (20th percentile)
68.5% Good
Read 128
Write 121
Mixed 21.3
SusWrite 111
69% 95.3 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.6
153% 1.3 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 68.5%
Great: 110%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance DDR3 1866 C9 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 1866 MHz clocked @ 933 MHz
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
55% Above average
MC Read 23
MC Write 16.9
MC Mixed 19.3
56% 19.7 GB/s
SC Read 11.8
SC Write 9.1
SC Mixed 13.2
32% 11.4 GB/s
Latency 58.1
69% 58.1 ns
Poor: 29%
This bench: 55%
Great: 71%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical M5A97 R2.0 Builds (Compare 15,195 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Asus M5A97 R2.0 - $88

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 99% - Outstanding Total price: $481
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