Asus M5A97 R2.0

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 48%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 48%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (43rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 57 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 50%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics58.5% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive57.2% 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.
Run History
7 months ago, 4 months ago.
MotherboardAsus M5A97 R2.0  (all builds)
Memory10.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150626
Uptime5.1 Days
Run DateJul 17 '19 at 16:07
Run Duration148 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing as expected (43rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD FX-8350-$130
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
50% Above average
1-Core 77.5
2-Core 151
54% 114 Pts
4-Core 267
8-Core 494
47% 381 Pts
64-Core 496
33% 496 Pts
Poor: 40%
This bench: 50%
Great: 56%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$240
Device(0000 0000) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 390.77
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
58.5% Above average
Lighting 239
Reflection 203
Parallax 238
63% 227 fps
MRender 149
Gravity 214
Splatting 171
59% 178 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 58.5%
Great: 61%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk Ultra Plus 256GB-$139
78GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X2306RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 241 207 177 179 164 171 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
57.2% Above average
Read 428
Write 256
Mixed 139
SusWrite 190
56% 253 MB/s
4K Read 21.8
4K Write 46.1
4K Mixed 16.1
78% 28 MB/s
DQ Read 178
DQ Write 59.5
DQ Mixed 57
58% 98.2 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 57.2%
Great: 99%
WD Blue 500GB (2008)-$33
43GB free
Firmware: 01.03B01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 64 66 66 63 64 64 MB/s
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
42.1% Average
Read 82.3
Write 76.3
Mixed 55.6
SusWrite 64.2
51% 69.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.7
129% 0.9 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 42.1%
Great: 69%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial CT102464BD160B.C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
49.8% Average
MC Read 20.3
MC Write 15.6
MC Mixed 17.3
51% 17.7 GB/s
SC Read 11
SC Write 8.5
SC Mixed 14.3
32% 11.3 GB/s
Latency 67.2
60% 67.2 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 49.8%
Great: 62%
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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 24,821 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 R2.0 - $96

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 51% - Above average Total price: $542
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