Asus M5A97 R2.0

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 35%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 46%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (45th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 55 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 52.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics37.7% 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 Drive55.5% 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 VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
MotherboardAsus M5A97 R2.0  (all builds)
Memory6.1 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140407
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 09 '17 at 01:01
Run Duration120 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing as expected (45th 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-6100-$211
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 3.95 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
52.7% Above average
SC Int 76
SC Float 69.8
SC Mixed 73.1
58% 73 Pts
QC Int 270
QC Float 239
QC Mixed 263
58% 257 Pts
MC Int 365
MC Float 321
MC Mixed 365
53% 350 Pts
Poor: 34%
This bench: 52.7%
Great: 52%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050 Ti-$155
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
37.7% Below average
Lighting 119
Reflection 78.9
Parallax 117
36% 105 fps
MRender 76.6
Gravity 111
Splatting 82.5
39% 89.9 fps
Poor: 36%
This bench: 37.7%
Great: 43%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow V300 240GB-$95
82GB free
Firmware: 541ABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
55.5% Above average
Read 479
Write 181
Mixed 305
71% 322 MB/s
4K Read 20.9
4K Write 59.9
4K Mixed 9.91
76% 30.2 MB/s
DQ Read 23.4
DQ Write 135
DQ Mixed 9.79
28% 55.9 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 55.5%
Great: 78%
WD Black 1TB (2010)-$63
24GB free
Firmware: 05.01D05 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
43.9% Average
Read 78.6
Write 74.3
Mixed 67.7
55% 73.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.47
4K Write 1.28
4K Mixed 0.25
72% 0.67 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 43.9%
Great: 78%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston KHX1600C9D3/2GX KHX1600C9D3/4GX KHX1600C9D3/2GX 8GB
2133, 2133, 2133 MHz
2048, 4096, 2048 MB
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
36% Below average
MC Read 14.4
MC Write 11.6
MC Mixed 9.4
34% 11.8 GB/s
SC Read 9.6
SC Write 9.4
SC Mixed 11
29% 10 GB/s
Latency 65.1
62% 65.1 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 36%
Great: 51%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical M5A97 R2.0 Builds (Compare 8,821 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 55%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 47%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 37%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Asus M5A97 R2.0 - $88

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $574
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