Asus M5A99X EVO

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 84%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 43%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (55th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 45 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 49.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics139% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load 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 (24%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus M5A99X EVO  (all builds)
Memory5.1 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20110823
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 08 '18 at 20:35
Run Duration167 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 24%

 PC Performing as expected (55th 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-8120
AM3r2, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 3.05 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
49.3% Average
SC Int 71.6
SC Float 66.2
SC Mixed 68.1
55% 68.6 Pts
QC Int 236
QC Float 217
QC Mixed 232
52% 228 Pts
MC Int 464
MC Float 383
MC Mixed 471
66% 439 Pts
Poor: 32%
This bench: 49.3%
Great: 53%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$770
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 416.81
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
139% Outstanding
Lighting 186
Reflection 193
Parallax 633
108% 337 fps
MRender 245
Gravity 556
Splatting 295
162% 366 fps
Poor: 60%
This bench: 139%
Great: 177%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Maxtor S TM3500630AS 500GB
63GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3.AA
SusWrite @10s intervals: 28 23 25 30 30 33 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
25.1% Poor
Read 58.9
Write 59.2
Mixed 40.2
SusWrite 28.3
34% 46.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.9
151% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 24%
This bench: 25.1%
Great: 41%
WD Blue 3TB (2015)-$90
2TB free
Firmware: 80.0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 141 143 143 144 144 141 MB/s
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
81.8% Excellent
Read 142
Write 136
Mixed 106
SusWrite 143
97% 132 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 1
195% 1.43 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 81.8%
Great: 98%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 8GB
1066, 1066 MHz
4096, 4096 MB
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
45.8% Average
MC Read 17.4
MC Write 15.8
MC Mixed 15.9
47% 16.4 GB/s
SC Read 9
SC Write 9.4
SC Mixed 12.3
29% 10.2 GB/s
Latency 74.1
54% 74.1 ns
Poor: 21%
This bench: 45.8%
Great: 51%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical M5A99X EVO Builds (Compare 1,881 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 55%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asus M5A99X EVO - $206

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 97% - Outstanding Total price: $614
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