Asus M5A97 EVO R2.0

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 49%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 43%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 34%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (38th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 62 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 46%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics65.3% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive41.5% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (61%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus M5A97 EVO R2.0  (all builds)
Memory9.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit barev
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150212
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJan 10 '19 at 14:38
Run Duration158 Seconds
Run User CZE-User
Background CPU 61%

 PC Performing below expectations (38th 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-6300-$60
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.65 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
46% Average
SC Int 69.9
SC Float 63.2
SC Mixed 62.3
52% 65.1 Pts
QC Int 235
QC Float 209
QC Mixed 231
51% 225 Pts
MC Int 333
MC Float 288
MC Mixed 327
48% 316 Pts
Poor: 33%
This bench: 46%
Great: 56%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 480-$280
CLim: 1342 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 18.6.1
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
65.3% Good
Lighting 181
Reflection 152
Parallax 248
64% 194 fps
MRender 145
Gravity 189
Splatting 128
67% 154 fps
Poor: 50%
This bench: 65.3%
Great: 73%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow V300 120GB-$59
25GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 603A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 85 52 62 57 67 59 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
41.5% Average
Read 142
Write 92
Mixed 116
SusWrite 63.6
23% 103 MB/s
4K Read 22.3
4K Write 64.7
4K Mixed 18.7
92% 35.2 MB/s
DQ Read 105
DQ Write 97.6
DQ Mixed 97.1
74% 100 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 41.5%
Great: 71%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$40
137GB free
Firmware: CC49
SusWrite @10s intervals: 132 132 132 132 132 131 MB/s
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
77.2% Very good
Read 138
Write 112
Mixed 85.5
SusWrite 132
86% 117 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 1
180% 1.23 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 77.2%
Great: 116%
WD Blue 500GB (2008)-$33
328GB free
Firmware: 05.0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 116 117 116 116 117 117 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
66.2% Good
Read 114
Write 108
Mixed 75.7
SusWrite 117
76% 104 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.8
144% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 24%
This bench: 66.2%
Great: 70%
Adata DashDrive Elite S102 Pro USB 3.0 32GB-$8
17GB free, PID 312b
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 24 29 29 29 30 30 MB/s
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
12.3% Very poor
Read 30.2
Write 29.2
Mixed 28.8
SusWrite 28.5
40% 29.2 MB/s
4K Read 4.6
4K Write 0.2
4K Mixed 0
24% 1.6 MB/s
Poor: 9%
This bench: 12.3%
Great: 31%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Savage DDR3 2400 C11 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
46.2% Average
MC Read 19.5
MC Write 13.4
MC Mixed 16.8
47% 16.6 GB/s
SC Read 9.7
SC Write 8.2
SC Mixed 13
29% 10.3 GB/s
Latency 75.8
53% 75.8 ns
Poor: 40%
This bench: 46.2%
Great: 87%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical M5A97 EVO R2.0 Builds (Compare 4,097 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 EVO R2.0 - $166

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 102% - Outstanding Total price: $535
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