Asus M5A97

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 76%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 62%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (51st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 49 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 70.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics109% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive73.8% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory20GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 20GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Sub-optimal background CPU (18%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsus M5A97  (all builds)
Memory16.1 GB free of 20 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit색
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20121025
Uptime8.6 Days
Run DateAug 29 '20 at 15:38
Run Duration207 Seconds
Run User KOR-User
Background CPU 18%
Watch Gameplay: 2080 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing as expected (51st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD FX-8300-$168
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
70.1% Very good
Memory 91.3
1-Core 62.4
2-Core 132
61% 95.1 Pts
4-Core 265
8-Core 461
46% 363 Pts
64-Core 454
30% 454 Pts
Poor: 53%
This bench: 70.1%
Great: 70%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-$790
Zotac(19DA 2507) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2205 MHz, MLim: 3600 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 451.67
Performing below potential (5th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
109% Outstanding
Lighting 115
Reflection 162
Parallax 183
93% 153 fps
MRender 192
Gravity 152
Splatting 110
127% 151 fps
Poor: 112%
This bench: 109%
Great: 141%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Plextor M5 Pro 128GB-$130
63GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.03
SusWrite @10s intervals: 283 256 276 277 298 263 MB/s
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
73.8% Very good
Read 459
Write 314
Mixed 276
SusWrite 275
74% 331 MB/s
4K Read 24
4K Write 40.8
4K Mixed 25.4
90% 30.1 MB/s
DQ Read 269
DQ Write 213
DQ Mixed 157
140% 213 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 73.8%
Great: 98%
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$80
231GB free
Firmware: RVT04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 317 240 290 262 302 292 MB/s
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
91.6% Outstanding
Read 486
Write 426
Mixed 431
SusWrite 284
91% 407 MB/s
4K Read 33.2
4K Write 62.5
4K Mixed 42.6
138% 46.1 MB/s
DQ Read 280
DQ Write 243
DQ Mixed 21.2
82% 181 MB/s
Poor: 77%
This bench: 91.6%
Great: 129%
Hitachi HDN726040ALE614 4TB
498GB free
Firmware: APGNW7JH
SusWrite @10s intervals: 179 175 179 186 175 179 MB/s
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
98.5% Outstanding
Read 165
Write 168
Mixed 72
SusWrite 179
106% 146 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.8
162% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 98.5%
Great: 114%
HGST Deskstar NAS 4TB-$150
175GB free
Firmware: MJAOA5E0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 151 148 151 152 152 152 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
86.8% Excellent
Read 152
Write 145
Mixed 49.4
SusWrite 151
90% 124 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.8
174% 1.33 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 86.8%
Great: 91%
WD Blue 250GB (2007)-$30
21GB free
Firmware: 01.03E01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 50 50 51 51 51 51 MB/s
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
33.3% Below average
Read 65
Write 63.7
Mixed 46.7
SusWrite 50.6
42% 56.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.9
160% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 19%
This bench: 33.3%
Great: 52%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 20GB
1600, 1600, 1600, 1600 MHz
8192, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
44.9% Average
MC Read 17.3
MC Write 14.4
MC Mixed 15.4
45% 15.7 GB/s
SC Read 10.2
SC Write 8.8
SC Mixed 12.3
30% 10.4 GB/s
Latency 65.3
61% 65.3 ns
Poor: 21%
This bench: 44.9%
Great: 53%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical M5A97 Builds (Compare 1,654 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 36%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 30%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Asus M5A97 - $89

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 45% - Average Total price: $639
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