Asus M5A99FX PRO R2.0

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 9%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 8%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (68th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 32 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 72.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics9.1% is a very low 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load times.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Sub-optimal background CPU (14%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
MotherboardAsus M5A99FX PRO R2.0  (all builds)
Memory5.5 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140407
Uptime2.1 Days
Run DateOct 14 '21 at 20:23
Run Duration121 Seconds
Run User ROU-User
Background CPU 14%

 PC Performing above expectations (68th 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 way above expectations (96th percentile)
72.3% Very good
Memory 93.8
1-Core 78.8
2-Core 148
67% 107 Pts
4-Core 276
8-Core 486
48% 381 Pts
64-Core 499
34% 499 Pts
Poor: 56%
This bench: 72.3%
Great: 72%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce GTS 450
Asus(1043 8366) 1GB
CLim: 925 MHz, MLim: 1000 MHz, Ram: 1GB, Driver: 391.35
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
9.1% Terrible
Lighting 10.5
Reflection 14.4
Parallax 10.7
8% 11.9 fps
MRender 14.7
Gravity 11.7
Splatting 10.4
10% 12.3 fps
Poor: 6%
This bench: 9.1%
Great: 9%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Black 1TB (2013)-$60
421GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 104 110 109 117 115 113 MB/s
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
80.2% Excellent
Read 168
Write 153
Mixed 84.1
SusWrite 111
95% 129 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 1.1
225% 1.63 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 80.2%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Savage DDR3 1600 C9 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing below potential (36th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
48.8% Average
MC Read 20.5
MC Write 15.2
MC Mixed 15.5
49% 17.1 GB/s
SC Read 12.1
SC Write 8.5
SC Mixed 13.4
32% 11.3 GB/s
Latency 60.3
66% 60.3 ns
Poor: 29%
This bench: 48.8%
Great: 61%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 0: 0R 0G 0B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
0% 0% 0 9 7 60 23.1" 1280 720 GSM5A45 23MP65
Typical M5A99FX PRO R2.0 Builds (Compare 5,453 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 37%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 31%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Asus M5A99FX PRO R2.0 - $200

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 45% - Average Total price: $750
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