Asus M5A97 R2.0

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 27%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 55%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (46th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 54 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 59.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics22% 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 Drive77.5% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (13%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus M5A97 R2.0  (all builds)
Memory6 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1440 x 900 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150626
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 27 '18 at 06:07
Run Duration141 Seconds
Run User ARG-User
Background CPU 13%

 PC Performing as expected (46th 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-8320-$90
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.3 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
59.2% Above average
SC Int 82.9
SC Float 72.5
SC Mixed 79.8
63% 78.4 Pts
QC Int 297
QC Float 258
QC Mixed 286
64% 280 Pts
MC Int 540
MC Float 460
MC Mixed 531
77% 510 Pts
Poor: 42%
This bench: 59.2%
Great: 58%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R7 360-$98
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.201.1151.1010
Performing way below expectations (20th percentile)
22% Poor
Lighting 56.4
Reflection 71.9
Parallax 84.9
21% 71.1 fps
MRender 44
Gravity 56.2
Splatting 66.7
23% 55.6 fps
Poor: 20%
This bench: 22%
Great: 28%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
HyperX Savage 240GB-$88
142GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM02.H Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
77.5% Very good
Read 519
Write 481
Mixed 487
111% 496 MB/s
4K Read 21.4
4K Write 40.5
4K Mixed 13.6
71% 25.2 MB/s
DQ Read 158
DQ Write 128
DQ Mixed 58
66% 115 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 77.5%
Great: 109%
WD Purple 2TB (2014)-$72
805GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
46% Average
Read 83.1
Write 77.7
Mixed 94.5
64% 85.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.13
4K Write 0.37
4K Mixed 0.11
25% 0.2 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 46%
Great: 84%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$40
366GB free
Firmware: CC46 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
89% Excellent
Read 151
Write 160
Mixed 178
123% 163 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.78
4K Mixed 0.22
74% 0.8 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 89%
Great: 113%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance DDR3 1600 C9 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
53.4% Above average
MC Read 22
MC Write 16.5
MC Mixed 18.5
54% 19 GB/s
SC Read 11.6
SC Write 9.9
SC Mixed 14.9
35% 12.1 GB/s
Latency 61.6
65% 61.6 ns
Poor: 27%
This bench: 53.4%
Great: 63%
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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 16,131 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 54%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Asus M5A97 R2.0 - $88

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $550
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