Asus M5A97 R2.0

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 18%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 43%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 36%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (82nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 18 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. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 63.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics9.19% is a very low 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load times.
Memory12GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 12GB 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
6 months ago, 6 months ago.
MotherboardAsus M5A97 R2.0  (all builds)
Memory8.9 GB free of 12 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1280x1024x4294967296 szín
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130225
Uptime1.6 Days
Run DateFeb 10 '18 at 12:05
Run Duration92 Seconds
Run User HUN-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing above expectations (82nd 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-$87
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 3.95 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
63.8% Good
SC Int 89.9
SC Float 75.6
SC Mixed 81.5
66% 82.3 Pts
QC Int 352
QC Float 299
QC Mixed 321
74% 324 Pts
MC Int 533
MC Float 462
MC Mixed 528
76% 508 Pts
Poor: 41%
This bench: 63.8%
Great: 63%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 260-$250
Zotac(19DA 1109) 896MB
Ram: 896MB, Driver: 342.1
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
9.19% Terrible
Lighting 35.5
Reflection 24.7
Parallax 17.2
9% 25.8 fps
MRender 20.2
Gravity 27.9
Splatting 16.1
9% 21.4 fps
Poor: 6%
This bench: 9.19%
Great: 9%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Hitachi Deskstar P7K500 320GB-$59
107GB free (System drive)
Firmware: GM3OA5CA Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
37.7% Below average
Read 62.4
Write 68.8
Mixed 68
50% 66.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.51
4K Mixed 0.27
74% 0.72 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 37.7%
Great: 45%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMZ16GX3M4A1600C9 Kingston 99U5402-061.A00LF CMZ16GX3M4A1600C9 Kingston 99U5402-061.A00LF 12GB
1333, 1333, 1333, 1333 MHz
4096, 2048, 4096, 2048 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
48.5% Average
MC Read 18.6
MC Write 15.8
MC Mixed 17
49% 17.1 GB/s
SC Read 10.6
SC Write 9
SC Mixed 13.5
32% 11 GB/s
Latency 64.3
62% 64.3 ns
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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 16,113 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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