Asus M5A99X EVO

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 20%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 50%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 41%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (66th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 34 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. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 69.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics12.8% 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.
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.
MotherboardAsus M5A99X EVO  (all builds)
Memory9.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130410
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateMar 15 '20 at 00:15
Run Duration191 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (66th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD FX-8150-$183
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
69.8% Good
Memory 87.2
1-Core 73.4
2-Core 137
62% 99.2 Pts
4-Core 284
8-Core 476
48% 380 Pts
64-Core 401
27% 401 Pts
Poor: 51%
This bench: 69.8%
Great: 69%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD HD 7770
MSI(1462 2710) 1GB
CLim: 1000 MHz, MLim: 1125 MHz, Ram: 1GB, Driver: 20.2.2
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
12.8% Very poor
Lighting 49.6
Reflection 43.2
Parallax 79.9
13% 57.6 fps
MRender 28
Gravity 48.5
Splatting 43
13% 39.8 fps
Poor: 12%
This bench: 12.8%
Great: 15%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Ct250mx5 0 250GB
100GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M3CR
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 2,057
Write 1,755
Mixed 1,853
421% 1,888 MB/s
4K Read 124
4K Write 111
4K Mixed 116
395% 117 MB/s
DQ Read 299
DQ Write 257
DQ Mixed 282
210% 280 MB/s
Poor: 57% Great: 120%
Seagate ST500DM005 HD502HJ 500GB
313GB free
Firmware: 1AJ1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 126 124 123 125 122 125 MB/s
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
70.2% Very good
Read 120
Write 35.5
Mixed 71.2
SusWrite 124
65% 87.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 3.3
4K Mixed 1.3
235% 1.77 MB/s
Poor: 29%
This bench: 70.2%
Great: 78%
WD Green 500GB (2009)-$16
145GB free
Firmware: 01.00A02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 50 49 49 48 50 50 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
30.3% Below average
Read 55.8
Write 56
Mixed 34.3
SusWrite 49.5
36% 48.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 0.9
4K Mixed 0.6
108% 0.7 MB/s
Poor: 20%
This bench: 30.3%
Great: 55%
WD Green 500GB (2009)-$16
206GB free
Firmware: 01.0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 76 76 76 76 76 76 MB/s
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
47.7% Average
Read 90.2
Write 89.8
Mixed 63.2
SusWrite 76.1
59% 79.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.6
112% 0.77 MB/s
Poor: 20%
This bench: 47.7%
Great: 55%
WDC WD10 02FBYS-02A6B0 1TB
768GB free, PID 0277
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 16 16 16 16 16 16 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
14.9% Very poor
Read 29
Write 27.7
Mixed 26
SusWrite 15.9
33% 24.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 1
115% 1.37 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 14.9%
Great: 17%
ST350031 2CS 500GB
2GB free, PID 0277
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 16 16 16 16 16 16 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
12.7% Very poor
Read 28.5
Write 27.7
Mixed 21.5
SusWrite 16
31% 23.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.8
84% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 12.7%
Great: 19%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 16GB
1600, 1600, 1600, 1600 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
46.6% Average
MC Read 19.9
MC Write 14.1
MC Mixed 15.7
47% 16.6 GB/s
SC Read 9.1
SC Write 8.4
SC Mixed 13.9
30% 10.5 GB/s
Latency 70.3
57% 70.3 ns
Poor: 25%
This bench: 46.6%
Great: 52%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming 54%
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Desktop
Desktop 65%
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Workstation
Workstation 51%
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Motherboard: Asus M5A99X EVO - $206

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 56% - Above average Total price: $663
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