Asus M5A97 R2.0

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 40%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 33%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (60th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 40 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 63.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics60.9% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive64.3% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (11%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
MotherboardAsus M5A97 R2.0  (all builds)
Memory12 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20131210
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 24 '21 at 00:46
Run Duration135 Seconds
Run User ESP-User
Background CPU 11%
Watch Gameplay: 1650S + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing as expected (60th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD FX-8320-$163
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.65 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
63.1% Good
Memory 81.5
1-Core 68.2
2-Core 131
59% 93.6 Pts
4-Core 242
8-Core 414
41% 328 Pts
64-Core 404
27% 404 Pts
Poor: 53%
This bench: 63.1%
Great: 70%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1650S (Super)-$304
Gigabyte(1458 401B) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2115 MHz, MLim: 3000 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 461.40
Performing below potential (72nd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
60.9% Good
Lighting 77.8
Reflection 77.6
Parallax 75.3
63% 76.9 fps
MRender 64.4
Gravity 74.1
Splatting 60.4
58% 66.3 fps
Poor: 55%
This bench: 60.9%
Great: 64%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow V300 240GB-$59
173GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 603ABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 153 134 144 134 149 145 MB/s
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
64.3% Good
Read 259
Write 213
Mixed 219
SusWrite 143
47% 209 MB/s
4K Read 26.1
4K Write 68.3
4K Mixed 34
119% 42.8 MB/s
DQ Read 167
DQ Write 201
DQ Mixed 167
131% 178 MB/s
Poor: 38%
This bench: 64.3%
Great: 84%
Emtec X150 960GB
646GB free
Firmware: SBFMBB.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 308 364 392 395 389 388 MB/s
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
86% Excellent
Read 395
Write 266
Mixed 346
SusWrite 373
78% 345 MB/s
4K Read 27.9
4K Write 72
4K Mixed 33.3
123% 44.4 MB/s
DQ Read 191
DQ Write 241
DQ Mixed 169
141% 200 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 86%
Great: 104%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston 99U5471-054.A00LF 9905403-439.A00LF 9905403-439.A00LF 16GB
1333, 1333, 1333 MHz
8192, 4096, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
41.4% Average
MC Read 15.7
MC Write 14
MC Mixed 14
42% 14.6 GB/s
SC Read 9.8
SC Write 8.3
SC Mixed 11.7
28% 9.93 GB/s
Latency 77.9
51% 77.9 ns
Poor: 27%
This bench: 41.4%
Great: 33%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical M5A97 R2.0 Builds (Compare 10,222 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 25%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 22%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Asus M5A97 R2.0 - $89

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 58% - Above average Total price: $434
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