Asus M5A97 R2.0

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 9%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 64%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 8%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (61st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 39 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 69.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics4.72% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive25.2% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce IO wait times.
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
MotherboardAsus M5A97 R2.0  (all builds)
Memory14.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1440 x 900 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150626
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 17 '20 at 03:18
Run Duration107 Seconds
Run User MEX-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (61st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD FX-6300-$90
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.65 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
69.1% Good
Memory 95.1
1-Core 76.3
2-Core 138
66% 103 Pts
4-Core 238
8-Core 323
37% 281 Pts
64-Core 327
22% 327 Pts
Poor: 51%
This bench: 69.1%
Great: 69%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce GT 630
EVGA(3842 2639) 2GB
CLim: 900 MHz, MLim: 466 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 391.35
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
4.72% Terrible
Lighting 16.3
Reflection 16.9
Parallax 14.1
4% 15.8 fps
MRender 15.5
Gravity 16.4
Splatting 9
5% 13.6 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 4.72%
Great: 6%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata SP600 64GB
49GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2.21
SusWrite @10s intervals: 46 55 59 62 46 45 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
25.2% Poor
Read 292
Write 56.1
Mixed 95.8
SusWrite 52.1
27% 124 MB/s
4K Read 21.5
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 3
37% 8.7 MB/s
Poor: 28%
This bench: 25.2%
Great: 85%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance Pro DDR3 2400 C11 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 2400 MHz clocked @ 1200 MHz
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
59.1% Above average
MC Read 25.7
MC Write 14.3
MC Mixed 23.4
60% 21.1 GB/s
SC Read 12.8
SC Write 9.6
SC Mixed 16.6
37% 13 GB/s
Latency 56.7
70% 56.7 ns
Poor: 27%
This bench: 59.1%
Great: 86%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical M5A97 R2.0 Builds (Compare 6,318 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 25%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 21%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Asus M5A97 R2.0 - $89

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 54% - Above average Total price: $434
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