Asus M5A97 R2.0

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 99%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 70%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 85%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (41st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 59 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 64%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics161% 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 Drive68.4% 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.
MotherboardAsus M5A97 R2.0  (all builds)
Memory13.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140407
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 27 '21 at 16:33
Run Duration163 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU2%
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 PC Performing as expected (41st 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 below expectations (35th percentile)
64% Good
Memory 80.1
1-Core 78.9
2-Core 136
61% 98.4 Pts
4-Core 259
8-Core 496
47% 378 Pts
64-Core 503
34% 503 Pts
Poor: 57%
This bench: 64%
Great: 72%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-Ti-$1,376
MSI(1462 3711) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 461.92
Performing below potential (20th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
161% Outstanding
Lighting 187
Reflection 193
Parallax 226
151% 202 fps
MRender 252
Gravity 209
Splatting 156
173% 206 fps
Poor: 124%
This bench: 161%
Great: 197%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk SSD Plus 240GB-$37
136GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z22000RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 242 267 337 343 347 345 MB/s
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
68.4% Good
Read 428
Write 328
Mixed 231
SusWrite 314
73% 325 MB/s
4K Read 23.2
4K Write 56.1
4K Mixed 12.4
81% 30.6 MB/s
DQ Read 169
DQ Write 224
DQ Mixed 81.8
94% 158 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 68.4%
Great: 86%
Corsair Force LX 256GB-$129
238GB free
Firmware: N0530C
SusWrite @10s intervals: 236 257 278 282 282 282 MB/s
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
76.1% Very good
Read 435
Write 278
Mixed 263
SusWrite 270
70% 311 MB/s
4K Read 22.4
4K Write 55.3
4K Mixed 30.7
103% 36.1 MB/s
DQ Read 244
DQ Write 216
DQ Mixed 168
143% 210 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 76.1%
Great: 99%
Hitachi HTS542516K9SA00 160GB-$296
149GB free
Firmware: BBCOC33P
SusWrite @10s intervals: 12 13 11 11 12 11 MB/s
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
16.9% Very poor
Read 47
Write 11.3
Mixed 15.3
SusWrite 11.6
16% 21.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 0.8
4K Mixed 0.7
113% 0.67 MB/s
Poor: 6%
This bench: 16.9%
Great: 30%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$38
931GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 172 178 179 180 180 179 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
106% Outstanding
Read 192
Write 168
Mixed 105
SusWrite 178
118% 161 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 1.2
240% 1.73 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 106%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston 99U5471-052.A00LF 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1333 MHz clocked @ 667 MHz
Performing below potential (6th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
27.3% Poor
MC Read 9.1
MC Write 8.9
MC Mixed 7.7
24% 8.57 GB/s
SC Read 9.4
SC Write 8.5
SC Mixed 8.8
25% 8.9 GB/s
Latency 80.4
50% 80.4 ns
Poor: 27%
This bench: 27.3%
Great: 54%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical M5A97 R2.0 Builds (Compare 13,747 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 26%
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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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