Asus M5A97 R2.0

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 21%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 45%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 27%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (22nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 78 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 moderate gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 40.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics18.8% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive75.9% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait 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.
Run History
6 months ago, 6 months ago.
MotherboardAsus M5A97 R2.0  (all builds)
Memory1.6 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140407
Uptime8.6 Days
Run DateFeb 08 '19 at 15:57
Run Duration127 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD FX-6350 Six-Core-$256
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 3.85 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
40.3% Average
1-Core 70.3
2-Core 131
48% 101 Pts
4-Core 235
8-Core 293
35% 264 Pts
64-Core 286
19% 286 Pts
Poor: 32%
This bench: 40.3%
Great: 49%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD HD 7950-$290
Gigabyte(1458 254C) 3GB
CLim: 900 MHz, MLim: 1250 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 19.1.1
Performing way below expectations (0th percentile)
18.8% Very poor
Lighting 80.8
Reflection 52.9
Parallax 68
20% 67.2 fps
MRender 42.2
Gravity 73.7
Splatting 30.7
17% 48.9 fps
Poor: 27%
This bench: 18.8%
Great: 34%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$86
15GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 290 63 62 60 63 60 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
75.9% Very good
Read 428
Write 232
Mixed 350
SusWrite 99.7
62% 277 MB/s
4K Read 31.1
4K Write 62.5
4K Mixed 40.3
132% 44.6 MB/s
DQ Read 276
DQ Write 239
DQ Mixed 254
191% 256 MB/s
Poor: 76%
This bench: 75.9%
Great: 124%
Toshiba DT01ACA100 1TB-$37
678GB free
Firmware: MS2OA750
SusWrite @10s intervals: 143 156 153 160 169 162 MB/s
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
95.2% Outstanding
Read 175
Write 170
Mixed 35.5
SusWrite 157
97% 134 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.5
120% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 95.2%
Great: 106%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL RipjawsX DDR3 1600 C9 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 1066 MHz clocked @ 533 MHz
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
30.5% Below average
MC Read 11
MC Write 10.5
MC Mixed 10.3
30% 10.6 GB/s
SC Read 6.1
SC Write 8
SC Mixed 7.8
21% 7.3 GB/s
Latency 96.1
42% 96.1 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 30.5%
Great: 63%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical M5A97 R2.0 Builds (Compare 22,845 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 45%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 50%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 36%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Asus M5A97 R2.0 - $96

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 46% - Average Total price: $557
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