Asus M5A99FX PRO R2.0

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU, SSD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (82nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 18 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including moderate gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 50.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
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 (16%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus M5A99FX PRO R2.0  (all builds)
Memory5.2 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit cores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140407
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 07 '17 at 20:34
Run Duration93 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 16%

 PC Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
AMD FX-6300-$55
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.65 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
50.1% Above average
SC Int 82.7
SC Float 70.2
SC Mixed 74.1
61% 75.7 Pts
QC Int 258
QC Float 217
QC Mixed 244
54% 240 Pts
MC Int 330
MC Float 282
MC Mixed 325
47% 312 Pts
Poor: 34%
This bench: 50.1%
Great: 54%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Hitachi HDE721010SLA330 1TB-$43
558GB free (System drive)
Firmware: ST6O Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
47.8% Average
Read 94
Write 72.3
Mixed 81.3
62% 82.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.54
4K Write 1.58
4K Mixed 0.42
98% 0.85 MB/s
Poor: 25%
This bench: 47.8%
Great: 62%
Seagate ST500LM012 HN-M500MBB 500GB
464GB free
Firmware: 2BA3 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
55.7% Above average
Read 90.8
Write 103
Mixed 88.9
71% 94.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.56
4K Write 2.03
4K Mixed 0.28
92% 0.96 MB/s
Poor: 18%
This bench: 55.7%
Great: 59%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 1600 C10 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 1866 MHz clocked @ 933 MHz
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
35.3% Below average
MC Read 12.5
MC Write 11.5
MC Mixed 10.4
33% 11.5 GB/s
SC Read 11.1
SC Write 8.9
SC Mixed 11.3
30% 10.4 GB/s
Latency 66.4
60% 66.4 ns
Poor: 23%
This bench: 35.3%
Great: 35%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical M5A99FX PRO R2.0 Builds (Compare 6,965 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 55%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 55%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Asus M5A99FX PRO R2.0 - $150

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $606
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