Asus M5A97 R2.0

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 23%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 44%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 30%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (70th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 30 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 42.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics21.5% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 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 Drive71.5% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
4 months ago, 4 months ago.
MotherboardAsus M5A97 R2.0  (all builds)
Memory13 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.9 GHz
DisplayЦвета: 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150626
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 27 '19 at 12:56
Run Duration112 Seconds
Run User RUS-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (70th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD FX-6100-$54
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.85 GHz, turbo 3.85 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
42.9% Average
1-Core 69.7
2-Core 136
48% 103 Pts
4-Core 250
8-Core 318
38% 284 Pts
64-Core 340
23% 340 Pts
Poor: 23%
This bench: 42.9%
Great: 42%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD HD 7850-$174
PwrHis(1787 2320) 1GB
CLim: 910 MHz, MLim: 1200 MHz, Ram: 1GB, Driver: 19.4.2
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
21.5% Poor
Lighting 81.9
Reflection 75.7
Parallax 104
22% 87.1 fps
MRender 54.5
Gravity 68.5
Splatting 79.5
21% 67.5 fps
Poor: 18%
This bench: 21.5%
Great: 23%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SSD Smartbuy 120GB
48GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM12.0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 160 80 51 53 77 90 MB/s
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
71.5% Very good
Read 489
Write 433
Mixed 366
SusWrite 85.2
77% 343 MB/s
4K Read 26.6
4K Write 59.7
4K Mixed 32.2
113% 39.5 MB/s
DQ Read 279
DQ Write 245
DQ Mixed 161
148% 229 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 71.5%
Great: 94%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 1866 C9 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1866 MHz clocked @ 933 MHz
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
50.9% Above average
MC Read 22.3
MC Write 14.3
MC Mixed 18.6
53% 18.4 GB/s
SC Read 9.1
SC Write 8.8
SC Mixed 13.3
30% 10.4 GB/s
Latency 67.1
60% 67.1 ns
Poor: 39%
This bench: 50.9%
Great: 94%
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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 24,002 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 45%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 50%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 36%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Asus M5A97 R2.0 - $96

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 52% - Above average Total price: $500
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