Asus M5A97 R2.0

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 26%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 41%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat
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 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 42.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics27% 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 Drive44.6% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
Memory18GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 18GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (47%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
3 days ago, 3 days ago.
MotherboardAsus M5A97 R2.0  (all builds)
Memory11.4 GB free of 18 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130711
Uptime0.9 Days
Run DateDec 07 '18 at 15:47
Run Duration148 Seconds
Run User VEN-User
Background CPU 47%

 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 FX-8120
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
42.4% Average
SC Int 62.7
SC Float 59.6
SC Mixed 60.9
49% 61.1 Pts
QC Int 206
QC Float 191
QC Mixed 203
45% 200 Pts
MC Int 352
MC Float 316
MC Mixed 336
50% 335 Pts
Poor: 34%
This bench: 42.4%
Great: 53%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 460-$104
CLim: 1250 MHz, MLim: 1750 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 18.9.3
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
27% Poor
Lighting 72.6
Reflection 60.5
Parallax 69.9
22% 67.7 fps
MRender 64.7
Gravity 75.1
Splatting 79.3
30% 73 fps
Poor: 23%
This bench: 27%
Great: 31%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow UV400 120GB-$39
31GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0C3J96R9
SusWrite @10s intervals: 155 97 43 56 63 52 MB/s
Performing below potential (5th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
44.6% Average
Read 232
Write 214
Mixed 87.5
SusWrite 77.6
34% 153 MB/s
4K Read 19.9
4K Write 34.7
4K Mixed 24.3
80% 26.3 MB/s
DQ Read 173
DQ Write 84.4
DQ Mixed 89.9
77% 116 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 44.6%
Great: 81%
Toshiba HDWD105 500GB-$47
183GB free
Firmware: MS1OA8J0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 103 96 102 99 103 107 MB/s
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
78.2% Very good
Read 171
Write 148
Mixed 40.5
SusWrite 102
83% 115 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.5
132% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 78.2%
Great: 106%
Excelstor Technology J8160S 165GB
65GB free
Firmware: P22OA70A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 53 50 53 52 53 54 MB/s
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
33.5% Below average
Read 63.8
Write 57
Mixed 36.2
SusWrite 52.6
38% 52.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.8
138% 0.9 MB/s
Poor: 21%
This bench: 33.5%
Great: 39%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M379B5273CH0-CH9 Corsair CMV4GX3M1A1333C9 Kingston 9905471-084.A00LF Team-Elite-1600 18GB
1333, 1333, 1333, 1333 MHz
4096, 4096, 8192, 2048 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
40.9% Average
MC Read 15.7
MC Write 14.3
MC Mixed 13.8
42% 14.6 GB/s
SC Read 8
SC Write 8.1
SC Mixed 11
26% 9.03 GB/s
Latency 79.8
50% 79.8 ns
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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 15,962 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: 101% - Outstanding Total price: $470
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