Asus M5A99FX PRO R2.0

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 7%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 60%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 6%
Tree trunk
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 a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 69.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics6.9% is a very low 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 12 years and 4 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.
High background CPU (30%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
3 years ago, 3 years ago.
MotherboardAsus M5A99FX PRO R2.0  (all builds)
Memory21.1 GB free of 32 GB @ 1.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20140407
Uptime9.6 Days
Run DateSep 22 '18 at 01:50
Run Duration224 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 30%

 PC Performing as expected (44th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD FX-8350-$130
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
69.5% Good
Memory 89
1-Core 71.5
2-Core 130
62% 96.9 Pts
4-Core 270
8-Core 477
47% 374 Pts
64-Core 467
31% 467 Pts
Poor: 57%
This bench: 69.5%
Great: 72%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce GT 640
MSI(1462 2756) 2GB
CLim: 941 MHz, MLim: 445 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
6.9% Terrible
Lighting 7.6
Reflection 7.04
Parallax 8.25
6% 7.63 fps
MRender 8.86
Gravity 9.77
Splatting 10.1
8% 9.57 fps
Poor: 6%
This bench: 6.9%
Great: 8%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue 500GB (2010)-$19
256GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 15.01H15
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 112
Write 93.8
Mixed 53.8
64% 86.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.8
155% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 29% Great: 70%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 3TB-$91
520GB free
Firmware: CC25
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 1741
Write 30
Mixed 41.8
433% 604 MB/s
4K Read 265
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 0.9
11,155% 88.8 MB/s
Poor: 55% Great: 112%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 1TB-$87
397GB free
Firmware: JC4B
SusWrite @10s intervals: 84 88 88 41 88 91 MB/s
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
51.4% Above average
Read 99.3
Write 94.8
Mixed 59.8
SusWrite 79.8
61% 83.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 1
166% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 51.4%
Great: 69%
Seagate Desktop HDD 4TB (2013)-$55
848GB free
Firmware: CC54
SusWrite @10s intervals: 122 126 127 57 124 133 MB/s
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
70.3% Very good
Read 130
Write 83.3
Mixed 27.5
SusWrite 115
64% 89.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 0.5
94% 0.57 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 70.3%
Great: 98%
Seagate Expansion Desk 4TB
929GB free, PID 3322
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 24 26 25 12 26 27 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
14.5% Very poor
Read 25
Write 25
Mixed 19.3
SusWrite 23.3
31% 23.2 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.3
75% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 14.5%
Great: 70%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown F3-1866C10-8GSR BLT8G3D1869DT1TX0. F3-1866C10-8GSR BLT8G3D1869DT1TX0. 32GB
1866, 1866, 1866, 1866 MHz
8192, 8192, 8192, 8192 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
48.2% Average
MC Read 21.5
MC Write 12.5
MC Mixed 18.2
50% 17.4 GB/s
SC Read 9.6
SC Write 7.9
SC Mixed 12
28% 9.83 GB/s
Latency 68.5
58% 68.5 ns
Poor: 48%
This bench: 48.2%
Great: 51%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 37%
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Desktop
Desktop 72%
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Workstation
Workstation 32%
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Motherboard: Asus M5A99FX PRO R2.0 - $200

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