Asus M5A97 PRO

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 38%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 25%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (63rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 37 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 49.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics0.83% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus M5A97 PRO  (all builds)
Memory5.9 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.3 GHz
DisplayЦвета: 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20121016
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 07 '18 at 16:47
Run Duration107 Seconds
Run User UKR-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing above expectations (63rd 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 Athlon II X4 640-$230
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
49.6% Average
SC Int 88.9
SC Float 53.4
SC Mixed 66.4
56% 69.6 Pts
QC Int 343
QC Float 210
QC Mixed 260
62% 271 Pts
MC Int 353
MC Float 215
MC Mixed 269
42% 279 Pts
Poor: 30%
This bench: 49.6%
Great: 46%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce GT 520
MSI(1462 2630) 1GB
CLim: 1055 MHz, MLim: 435 MHz, Ram: 1GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
0.83% Terrible
Lighting 2.6
Reflection 2.3
Parallax 0.5
1% 1.8 fps
MRender 2.5
Gravity 2.5
Splatting 2.3
1% 2.43 fps
Poor: 2%
This bench: 0.83%
Great: 3%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
1.5TB free (System drive)
Firmware: CC24
SusWrite @10s intervals: 188 190 187 185 187 186 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
110% Outstanding
Read 197
Write 196
Mixed 93.7
SusWrite 187
123% 168 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.7
137% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 110%
Great: 113%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 8GB
1333, 1333, 1333, 1333 MHz
2048, 2048, 2048, 2048 MB
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
38% Below average
MC Read 17.2
MC Write 8
MC Mixed 14.3
38% 13.2 GB/s
SC Read 8.8
SC Write 8
SC Mixed 10.3
26% 9.03 GB/s
Latency 73.8
54% 73.8 ns
Poor: 21%
This bench: 38%
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 M5A97 PRO Builds (Compare 844 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 PRO

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 101% - Outstanding Total price: $382
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