Asus M5A97 R2.0

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 79%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 58%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (69th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 31 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. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 64.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics121% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive62.8% 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
2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 30 days ago, 29 days ago, 28 days ago, 28 days ago, 28 days ago, 28 days ago, 27 days ago, 26 days ago, 25 days ago, 24 days ago, 23 days ago, 23 days ago, 23 days ago, 23 days ago, 23 days ago, 22 days ago, 22 days ago. (Only the first run influences device rankings)
MotherboardAsus M5A97 R2.0  (all builds)
Memory13.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150626
Uptime1 Days
Run DateAug 03 '20 at 20:56
Run Duration149 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%
Watch Gameplay: 2070S + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing above expectations (69th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD FX-4100-$110
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
64.6% Good
Memory 86.5
1-Core 76.3
2-Core 140
63% 101 Pts
4-Core 250
8-Core 245
34% 248 Pts
64-Core 247
17% 247 Pts
Poor: 39%
This bench: 64.6%
Great: 63%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070S (Super)-$500
MSI(1462 3860) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2205 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 451.67
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
121% Outstanding
Lighting 268
Reflection 311
Parallax 467
70% 349 fps
MRender 404
Gravity 428
Splatting 266
124% 366 fps
Poor: 100%
This bench: 121%
Great: 122%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Spcc Solid State Disk 512GB
327GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S0628A0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 258 320 31 77 82 31 MB/s
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
62.8% Good
Read 477
Write 382
Mixed 361
SusWrite 133
76% 338 MB/s
4K Read 23.1
4K Write 59.5
4K Mixed 21.2
94% 34.6 MB/s
DQ Read 111
DQ Write 224
DQ Mixed 0.8
48% 112 MB/s
Poor: 38%
This bench: 62.8%
Great: 96%
OCZ Vertex 4 128GB-$215
113GB free
Firmware: 1.5
SusWrite @10s intervals: 275 331 381 384 381 375 MB/s
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
85.5% Excellent
Read 433
Write 387
Mixed 277
SusWrite 354
82% 363 MB/s
4K Read 24.5
4K Write 64.9
4K Mixed 32.2
113% 40.5 MB/s
DQ Read 282
DQ Write 240
DQ Mixed 256
193% 259 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 85.5%
Great: 104%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$34
207GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 177 180 176 180 180 180 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 181
Write 178
Mixed 103
SusWrite 179
118% 160 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 3
4K Mixed 1.1
236% 1.83 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 103%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1866 MHz clocked @ 933 MHz
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
54.3% Above average
MC Read 23.8
MC Write 15.3
MC Mixed 20.2
56% 19.8 GB/s
SC Read 10.4
SC Write 10.3
SC Mixed 14.2
33% 11.6 GB/s
Latency 70.9
56% 70.9 ns
Poor: 27%
This bench: 54.3%
Great: 93%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical M5A97 R2.0 Builds (Compare 6,276 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 25%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 21%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Asus M5A97 R2.0 - $89

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 53% - Above average Total price: $437
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