Asus M5A97 PRO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 37%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 47%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (31st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 69 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 49%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics43.2% 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 Drive53.7% 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.
Very high background CPU (41%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus M5A97 PRO  (all builds)
Memory3.7 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20121016
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateFeb 25 '18 at 19:17
Run Duration234 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU 41%

 PC Performing below expectations (31st 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-$80
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
49% Average
SC Int 73.5
SC Float 63.9
SC Mixed 68.9
55% 68.8 Pts
QC Int 239
QC Float 205
QC Mixed 231
51% 225 Pts
MC Int 438
MC Float 401
MC Mixed 442
64% 427 Pts
Poor: 47%
This bench: 49%
Great: 63%
Graphics Cards Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 380X-$226
PwrHis(1787 2350) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1002 MHz, MLim: 1425 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 18.2.1
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
43.2% Average
Lighting 133
Reflection 117
Parallax 167
45% 139 fps
MRender 94.2
Gravity 120
Splatting 75
42% 96.3 fps
Poor: 37%
This bench: 43.2%
Great: 52%
AMD R7 240
PwrHis(1787 2335) 2GB
CLim: 800 MHz, MLim: 800 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 18.2.1
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
6.63% Terrible
Lighting 18.2
Reflection 21.8
Parallax 25.8
6% 21.9 fps
MRender 14.2
Gravity 16.6
Splatting 17.6
7% 16.1 fps
Poor: 5%
This bench: 6.63%
Great: 9%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Corsair Force GT 120GB-$155
77GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 5.03 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
53.7% Above average
Read 476
Write 134
Mixed 200
59% 270 MB/s
4K Read 19
4K Write 45.6
4K Mixed 13.5
70% 26.1 MB/s
DQ Read 149
DQ Write 110
DQ Mixed 41.2
55% 100 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 53.7%
Great: 84%
Samsung 840 Evo 250GB-$207
50GB free
Firmware: EXT0CB6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
67.6% Good
Read 478
Write 278
Mixed 315
79% 357 MB/s
4K Read 30.3
4K Write 35.9
4K Mixed 19.4
90% 28.6 MB/s
DQ Read 129
DQ Write 80.9
DQ Mixed 42.6
49% 84.3 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 67.6%
Great: 117%
Corsair Force GT 120GB-$155
17GB free
Firmware: 1.3.3 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
57.3% Above average
Read 491
Write 150
Mixed 219
62% 286 MB/s
4K Read 23.5
4K Write 45.8
4K Mixed 13.9
78% 27.8 MB/s
DQ Read 150
DQ Write 111
DQ Mixed 48.9
59% 103 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 57.3%
Great: 84%
WD WD5000AACS-00ZUB0 500GB
406GB free
Firmware: 05.04C05 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
47% Average
Read 82
Write 81.4
Mixed 79.4
61% 81 MB/s
4K Read 0.56
4K Write 2.18
4K Mixed 0.33
100% 1.02 MB/s
Poor: 21%
This bench: 47%
Great: 48%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 8GB
2133, 2133 MHz
4096, 4096 MB
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
35.8% Below average
MC Read 15.9
MC Write 10.7
MC Mixed 11.5
36% 12.7 GB/s
SC Read 7.1
SC Write 5.6
SC Mixed 8.4
20% 7.03 GB/s
Latency 77.9
51% 77.9 ns
Poor: 23%
This bench: 35.8%
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 PRO Builds (Compare 940 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 60%
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Desktop
Desktop 55%
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Workstation
Workstation 40%
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Motherboard: Asus M5A97 PRO

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 91% - Outstanding Total price: $449
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