Asus M5A97 R2.0

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 100%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 82%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (45th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 55 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 67.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics153% 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 Drive59.3% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
MotherboardAsus M5A97 R2.0  (all builds)
Memory13.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140407
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 22 '21 at 20:45
Run Duration131 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU0%
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 PC Performing as expected (45th 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 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
67.4% Good
Memory 84.8
1-Core 75.5
2-Core 142
63% 101 Pts
4-Core 271
8-Core 460
46% 365 Pts
64-Core 463
31% 463 Pts
Poor: 56%
This bench: 67.4%
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: 461.92
Performing below potential (39th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
153% Outstanding
Lighting 219
Reflection 252
Parallax 188
177% 220 fps
MRender 195
Gravity 146
Splatting 130
124% 157 fps
Poor: 137%
This bench: 153%
Great: 167%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow V300 120GB-$69
55GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 608ABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 102 101 111 103 105 103 MB/s
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
59.3% Above average
Read 276
Write 149
Mixed 174
SusWrite 104
39% 176 MB/s
4K Read 26.1
4K Write 59.7
4K Mixed 34.3
115% 40 MB/s
DQ Read 118
DQ Write 149
DQ Mixed 123
96% 130 MB/s
Poor: 32%
This bench: 59.3%
Great: 75%
Samsung 840 Pro 256GB-$199
166GB free
Firmware: DXM06B0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 375 405 415 403 400 410 MB/s
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
92.3% Outstanding
Read 471
Write 403
Mixed 330
SusWrite 402
90% 402 MB/s
4K Read 26.3
4K Write 68.4
4K Mixed 35.4
121% 43.4 MB/s
DQ Read 263
DQ Write 240
DQ Mixed 147
139% 217 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 92.3%
Great: 116%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair XMS3 DDR3 1600 C9 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1066 MHz clocked @ 533 MHz
Performing below potential (7th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
39.5% Below average
MC Read 14.1
MC Write 13.5
MC Mixed 13
39% 13.5 GB/s
SC Read 9.3
SC Write 9
SC Mixed 12.3
29% 10.2 GB/s
Latency 72.1
56% 72.1 ns
Poor: 38%
This bench: 39.5%
Great: 63%

 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%
Raft
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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