Asus A88XM-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 9%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 65%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 8%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (49th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 51 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. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 64.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics7.66% 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.
Boot Drive88.2% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (11%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
MotherboardAsus A88XM-A  (all builds)
Memory6.1 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160309
Uptime2 Days
Run DateMar 20 '19 at 17:07
Run Duration114 Seconds
Run User NLD-User
Background CPU 11%

 PC Performing as expected (49th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD A8-6600K APU-$124
FM2+ , 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
64.6% Good
Memory 88.7
1-Core 77
2-Core 149
65% 105 Pts
4-Core 235
8-Core 249
33% 242 Pts
64-Core 257
17% 257 Pts
Poor: 46%
This bench: 64.6%
Great: 65%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R7 250
PwrHis(1787 2334) 2GB
CLim: 1080 MHz, MLim: 800 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 17.1.1
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
7.66% Terrible
Lighting 29.6
Reflection 28.1
Parallax 43.6
8% 33.8 fps
MRender 14.8
Gravity 29.6
Splatting 20.5
8% 21.6 fps
Poor: 8%
This bench: 7.66%
Great: 9%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 120GB-$78
34GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 316 146 146 147 147 146 MB/s
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
88.2% Excellent
Read 427
Write 382
Mixed 340
SusWrite 175
74% 331 MB/s
4K Read 31.6
4K Write 86.3
4K Mixed 48.7
156% 55.5 MB/s
DQ Read 274
DQ Write 240
DQ Mixed 255
192% 256 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 88.2%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown BLS4G3D1609DS1S00. 8GB
1600, 1600 MHz
4096, 4096 MB
Performing as expected (40th percentile)
36.3% Below average
MC Read 16.7
MC Write 7.1
MC Mixed 12.8
35% 12.2 GB/s
SC Read 9.9
SC Write 7.2
SC Mixed 11
27% 9.37 GB/s
Latency 68.8
58% 68.8 ns
Poor: 24%
This bench: 36.3%
Great: 60%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical A88XM-A Builds (Compare 749 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 6%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 56%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 6%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Asus A88XM-A - $80

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 49% - Average Total price: $271
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