Asus M5A87

Performance Results

Gaming 34%
Sail boat
Desktop 65%
Workstation 27%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (31st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 69 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including light gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 56.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics55.2% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive83.5% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
Memory12GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 12GB 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.
High background CPU (29%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsus M5A87  (all builds)
Memory8.3 GB free of 12 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20110920
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 23 '22 at 08:55
Run Duration273 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU 29%
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 PC Performing below expectations (31st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD FX-8120
AM3R2, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
56.3% Above average
Memory 74.9
1-Core 65.7
2-Core 111
53% 83.7 Pts
4-Core 205
8-Core 320
34% 262 Pts
64-Core 329
22% 329 Pts
Poor: 48%
This bench: 56.3%
Great: 67%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$290
Nvidia(10DE 11D7) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1949 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 512.15
Performing below potential (32nd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
55.2% Above average
Lighting 66.8
Reflection 74.4
Parallax 67.8
54% 69.7 fps
MRender 66.1
Gravity 71
Splatting 66.9
57% 68 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 55.2%
Great: 61%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 870 EVO 500GB-$60
431GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 277 389 403 397 381 310 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
83.5% Excellent
Read 449
Write 387
Mixed 368
SusWrite 359
88% 391 MB/s
4K Read 29.4
4K Write 40.2
4K Mixed 31.6
106% 33.7 MB/s
DQ Read 274
DQ Write 201
DQ Mixed 197
158% 224 MB/s
Poor: 75%
This bench: 83.5%
Great: 134%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 3x4GB
3 of 4 slots used
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
43.1% Average
MC Read 16.5
MC Write 15.4
MC Mixed 14.9
45% 15.6 GB/s
SC Read 8.9
SC Write 8.5
SC Mixed 12.1
28% 9.83 GB/s
Latency 90.5
44% 90.5 ns
Poor: 25%
This bench: 43.1%
Great: 57%

 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 35 29 60 24" 1920 1080 IVM6113 PLE2483H
Typical M5A87 Builds (Compare 70 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 23%
Desktop 71%
Workstation 20%

Motherboard: Asus M5A87

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 70% - Good Total price: $266
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