Asus M5A97 EVO R2.0

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 45%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 19%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (58th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 42 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 48.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics4.01% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive66.5% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory4GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and although it's sufficient for most games, some will benefit from up to 8GB of RAM. 4GB is also enough for modest file and system caches which allow for a responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (45%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus M5A97 EVO R2.0  (all builds)
Memory2.7 GB free of 4 GB @ 1.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit kolorów
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150212
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 15 '19 at 20:02
Run Duration128 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 45%

 PC Performing as expected (58th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD FX-6350 Six-Core-$253
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 3.85 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
48.8% Average
1-Core 75.7
2-Core 150
53% 113 Pts
4-Core 262
8-Core 347
40% 305 Pts
64-Core 324
22% 324 Pts
Poor: 32%
This bench: 48.8%
Great: 51%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD Radeon HD 5570
MSI(1462 2207) 512MB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.201.2401.0
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
4.01% Terrible
Lighting 19.6
Reflection 19.5
Parallax 16.4
5% 18.5 fps
MRender 15.2
Gravity 13
Splatting 18.8
4% 15.7 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 4.01%
Great: 4%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SSDPR-CX300-120 120GB
92GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFM91.2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 291 355 362 400 403 378 MB/s
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
66.5% Good
Read 251
Write 352
Mixed 260
SusWrite 365
70% 307 MB/s
4K Read 22.3
4K Write 32.3
4K Mixed 20.7
77% 25.1 MB/s
DQ Read 232
DQ Write 240
DQ Mixed 124
124% 199 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 66.5%
Great: 93%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 500GB-$18
302GB free
Firmware: JC4B
SusWrite @10s intervals: 114 112 113 113 114 113 MB/s
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
64.2% Good
Read 110
Write 115
Mixed 67.6
SusWrite 113
74% 102 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 1
179% 1.27 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 64.2%
Great: 77%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Goodram GR1600D364L11S/4G 1x4GB
1 of 4 slots used
4GB DIMM DDR3 1066 MHz clocked @ 533 MHz
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
22.5% Poor
MC Read 8
MC Write 7.3
MC Mixed 5.9
20% 7.07 GB/s
SC Read 7.5
SC Write 6.2
SC Mixed 6.6
19% 6.77 GB/s
Latency 89.1
45% 89.1 ns
Poor: 18%
This bench: 22.5%
Great: 32%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical M5A97 EVO R2.0 Builds (Compare 5,300 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 46%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 50%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 36%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Asus M5A97 EVO R2.0 - $166

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 51% - Above average Total price: $612
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