Asus M5A97 R2.0

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 99%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 82%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (57th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 43 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 68%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics151% 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 Drive46.2% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
Memory12GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 12GB 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)
Memory9 GB free of 12 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150626
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateFeb 03 '21 at 18:57
Run Duration145 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU10%
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 PC Performing as expected (57th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD FX-8350-$130
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
68% Good
Memory 84.1
1-Core 76.2
2-Core 152
64% 104 Pts
4-Core 281
8-Core 499
49% 390 Pts
64-Core 468
31% 468 Pts
Poor: 56%
This bench: 68%
Great: 72%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3070-$500
Device(4D50 4449) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 461.40
Performing below potential (31st percentile) - GPU OC Guide
151% Outstanding
Lighting 209
Reflection 210
Parallax 196
169% 205 fps
MRender 198
Gravity 154
Splatting 138
130% 164 fps
Poor: 137%
This bench: 151%
Great: 167%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Ocz-vertex2 3.5 120GB
74GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.37
SusWrite @10s intervals: 85 77 79 74 73 79 MB/s
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
46.2% Average
Read 143
Write 114
Mixed 134
SusWrite 77.8
26% 117 MB/s
4K Read 24.8
4K Write 48.7
4K Mixed 28.5
100% 34 MB/s
DQ Read 146
DQ Write 67.8
DQ Mixed 95.2
74% 103 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 46.2%
Great: 55%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 500GB-$23
444GB free
Firmware: KC45
SusWrite @10s intervals: 116 122 140 135 143 144 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
77% Very good
Read 135
Write 125
Mixed 67.7
SusWrite 134
84% 115 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.8
142% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 25%
This bench: 77%
Great: 82%
Seagate IronWolf 4TB (2016)-$100
3.5TB free
Firmware: SC60
SusWrite @10s intervals: 115 143 171 171 172 171 MB/s
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
95.6% Outstanding
Read 176
Write 157
Mixed 75.3
SusWrite 157
103% 141 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.8
155% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 95.6%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston 9905403-174.A00LF 9905403-174.A00LF 9905474-040.A00LF 9905474-040.A00LF 12GB
1333, 1333, 1333, 1333 MHz
2048, 2048, 4096, 4096 MB
Performing below potential (22nd percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
32.6% Below average
MC Read 11.6
MC Write 10.7
MC Mixed 10.1
31% 10.8 GB/s
SC Read 9.6
SC Write 7.7
SC Mixed 9.3
25% 8.87 GB/s
Latency 73.3
54% 73.3 ns
Poor: 25%
This bench: 32.6%
Great: 44%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical M5A97 R2.0 Builds (Compare 13,329 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 25%
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Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 22%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Asus M5A97 R2.0 - $89

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 55% - Above average Total price: $454
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