Asus M5A87

Performance Results

Gaming 63%
Desktop 51%
Workstation 40%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (53rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 47 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 55.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics76.5% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive59% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 9 years and 4 months old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
MotherboardAsus M5A87  (all builds)
Memory5.8 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20130501
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateFeb 14 '18 at 12:24
Run Duration404 Seconds
Run User CZE-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing as expected (53rd 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-8370-$118
AM3R2, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
55.9% Above average
SC Int 84.1
SC Float 72.3
SC Mixed 75.7
62% 77.4 Pts
QC Int 302
QC Float 238
QC Mixed 269
61% 270 Pts
MC Int 514
MC Float 440
MC Mixed 505
73% 486 Pts
Poor: 47%
This bench: 55.9%
Great: 64%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$240
CLim: 2025 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 390.77
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
76.5% Very good
Lighting 240
Reflection 214
Parallax 229
73% 228 fps
MRender 154
Gravity 223
Splatting 179
79% 185 fps
Poor: 59%
This bench: 76.5%
Great: 77%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX500 250GB-$50
165GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M3CR010 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
59% Above average
Read 344
Write 275
Mixed 282
67% 300 MB/s
4K Read 26.5
4K Write 47.2
4K Mixed 17.8
88% 30.5 MB/s
DQ Read 31.8
DQ Write 72.2
DQ Mixed 18.7
24% 40.9 MB/s
Poor: 73%
This bench: 59%
Great: 124%
Samsung Spinpoint F1 1TB-$100
333GB free
Firmware: 1AA01118 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
42% Average
Read 68.7
Write 77.1
Mixed 59.5
51% 68.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.55
4K Write 1.99
4K Mixed 0.3
93% 0.94 MB/s
Poor: 29%
This bench: 42%
Great: 62%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
45.6% Average
MC Read 18
MC Write 14.7
MC Mixed 15.8
46% 16.2 GB/s
SC Read 10.5
SC Write 8
SC Mixed 11.4
28% 9.97 GB/s
Latency 67.3
60% 67.3 ns
Poor: 19%
This bench: 45.6%
Great: 62%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical M5A87 Builds (Compare 525 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 49%
Desktop 45%
Speed boat
Workstation 30%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Asus M5A87

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 99% - Outstanding Total price: $361
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