Asus M5A99FX PRO R2.0

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 30%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 25%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (65th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 35 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 75.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics33.8% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
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 M5A99FX PRO R2.0  (all builds)
Memory10 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140407
Uptime0.6 Days
Run DateFeb 23 '21 at 10:24
Run Duration135 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing above expectations (65th 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 4.5 GHz, turbo 4.45 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
75.2% Very good
Memory 91.2
1-Core 84
2-Core 162
69% 112 Pts
4-Core 320
8-Core 538
54% 429 Pts
64-Core 535
36% 535 Pts
Poor: 54%
This bench: 75.2%
Great: 73%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 960-$198
CLim: 1544 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 461.40
Performing below potential (69th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
33.8% Below average
Lighting 41.6
Reflection 53.3
Parallax 33.7
34% 42.9 fps
MRender 37.9
Gravity 42.9
Splatting 37.4
34% 39.4 fps
Poor: 31%
This bench: 33.8%
Great: 37%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Pro 128GB-$128
111GB free
Firmware: EXM0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 409 441 443 443 440 445 MB/s
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
99.7% Outstanding
Read 483
Write 444
Mixed 294
SusWrite 437
93% 414 MB/s
4K Read 33.1
4K Write 82.5
4K Mixed 40
145% 51.9 MB/s
DQ Read 161
DQ Write 243
DQ Mixed 223
163% 209 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 99.7%
Great: 117%
Samsung 850 Pro 128GB-$128
52GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXM0
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 3,932
Write 3,320
Mixed 3,359
788% 3,537 MB/s
4K Read 220
4K Write 120
4K Mixed 123
555% 154 MB/s
DQ Read 570
DQ Write 305
DQ Mixed 310
264% 395 MB/s
Poor: 71% Great: 117%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Dominator DDR3 2133 C9 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 2133 MHz clocked @ 1066 MHz
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
54.3% Above average
MC Read 22.7
MC Write 16.1
MC Mixed 20.2
56% 19.7 GB/s
SC Read 11.5
SC Write 8.9
SC Mixed 13.5
32% 11.3 GB/s
Latency 65.4
61% 65.4 ns
Poor: 40%
This bench: 54.3%
Great: 81%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical M5A99FX PRO R2.0 Builds (Compare 4,246 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 37%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Asus M5A99FX PRO R2.0 - $200

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 42% - Average Total price: $770
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