Asus P8H61-MX R2.0

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 5%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 4%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (56th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 44 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 77.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics3.2% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load times.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 8.1 is the second most recent version of Windows but it's worth upgrading to Windows 10 which has had several improvements made to the user interface including a better homescreen.
Sub-optimal background CPU (11%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsus P8H61-MX R2.0  (all builds)
Memory6.4 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 8.1
BIOS Date20121026
Uptime36.8 Days
Run DateSep 17 '20 at 09:08
Run Duration130 Seconds
Run User ROU-User
Background CPU 11%

 PC Performing as expected (56th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-3470-$84
LGA1155, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
77.4% Very good
Memory 92
1-Core 98.7
2-Core 195
77% 129 Pts
4-Core 363
8-Core 372
50% 368 Pts
64-Core 368
25% 368 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 77.4%
Great: 78%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce GT 710
Nvidia(10DE 128B) 2GB
CLim: 954 MHz, MLim: 400 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
3.2% Terrible
Lighting 13.3
Reflection 11.3
Parallax 13.4
4% 12.7 fps
MRender 8.5
Gravity 11.6
Splatting 14.1
3% 11.4 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 3.2%
Great: 4%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
TPH01001000GB30 1TB
870GB free (System drive)
Firmware: GKAOA9GA
SusWrite @10s intervals: 21 15 9.8 8.9 23 53 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
17.4% Very poor
Read 38.4
Write 59.4
Mixed 32.8
SusWrite 21.8
28% 38.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.8
152% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 17.4%
Great: 47%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston 99U5474-016.A00LF 2x4GB
2 of 2 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
51.6% Above average
MC Read 18.6
MC Write 18.3
MC Mixed 15.6
50% 17.5 GB/s
SC Read 14.3
SC Write 16.6
SC Mixed 16
45% 15.6 GB/s
Latency 64.2
62% 64.2 ns
Poor: 27%
This bench: 51.6%
Great: 51%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical P8H61-MX R2.0 Builds (Compare 498 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 6%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 64%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 6%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Asus P8H61-MX R2.0

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 79% - Very good Total price: $112
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