Asus M5A97 EVO R2.0

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 41%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 58%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (67th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 33 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 61.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics40.9% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 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 Drive84.3% 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.
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 7 years and 11 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 M5A97 EVO R2.0  (all builds)
Memory6.5 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20130410
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateFeb 25 '17 at 17:08
Run Duration136 Seconds
Run User TUR-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing above expectations (67th 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-8350-$108
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
61.1% Good
SC Int 87.2
SC Float 75.7
SC Mixed 82.2
65% 81.7 Pts
QC Int 319
QC Float 273
QC Mixed 296
67% 296 Pts
MC Int 553
MC Float 474
MC Mixed 546
79% 524 Pts
Poor: 45%
This bench: 61.1%
Great: 64%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD HD 7870-$203
Sapphire(174B E246) 2GB
MaxC: 975 MHz, MaxM: 1500 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 16.11.4
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
40.9% Average
Lighting 118
Reflection 81.8
Parallax 164
41% 121 fps
MRender 58.6
Gravity 102
Splatting 88.3
33% 83 fps
Poor: 29%
This bench: 40.9%
Great: 41%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Evo 250GB-$139
90GB free
Firmware: EXT0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
84.3% Excellent
Read 502
Write 333
Mixed 346
87% 393 MB/s
4K Read 35.1
4K Write 63.9
4K Mixed 22.6
116% 40.5 MB/s
DQ Read 262
DQ Write 172
DQ Mixed 71.2
92% 168 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 84.3%
Great: 96%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$46
300GB free
Firmware: CC47 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
87.1% Excellent
Read 156
Write 148
Mixed 147
113% 150 MB/s
4K Read 0.66
4K Write 1.83
4K Mixed 0.25
89% 0.91 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 87.1%
Great: 107%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$46
121GB free
Firmware: 01.0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
80.9% Excellent
Read 159
Write 122
Mixed 106
97% 129 MB/s
4K Read 1.18
4K Write 2.19
4K Mixed 0.33
126% 1.23 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 80.9%
Great: 105%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 1600 C10 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 1333 MHz clocked @ 667 MHz
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
30.5% Below average
MC Read 10.4
MC Write 9.9
MC Mixed 8.5
27% 9.6 GB/s
SC Read 10.1
SC Write 8.5
SC Mixed 8.3
26% 8.97 GB/s
Latency 65.3
61% 65.3 ns
Poor: 22%
This bench: 30.5%
Great: 35%
Take a copy of your results

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical M5A97 EVO R2.0 Builds (Compare 2,041 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 55%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 53%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Asus M5A97 EVO R2.0 - $166

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 74% - Very good Total price: $724
The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-7700K $309Nvidia GTX 1070 $366Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $100
Intel Core i5-7600K $233AMD RX 480 $608Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $125
AMD Ryzen 7 1700 $297Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $243Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $169
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $50Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $127SanDisk Extreme 64GB $34
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $85G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $696SanDisk Extreme 32GB $22
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB $46HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 2x8GB $144SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $13
Today's hottest deals
User Guide  •  About  •  FAQs  •  Email  •  Privacy  •  Developer Feedback