Asus M5A97 EVO R2.0

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 29%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 25%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (66th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 34 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 very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 70.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics35.4% 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 Drive97.7% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum 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.
Very high background CPU (76%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsus M5A97 EVO R2.0  (all builds)
Memory11.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150212
Uptime5.9 Days
Run DateMay 25 '21 at 10:09
Run Duration147 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 76%

 PC Performing above expectations (66th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD FX-8320-$244
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 3.95 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
70.2% Very good
Memory 85.7
1-Core 79.1
2-Core 159
66% 108 Pts
4-Core 296
8-Core 514
51% 405 Pts
64-Core 498
33% 498 Pts
Poor: 53%
This bench: 70.2%
Great: 70%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 380-$200
CLim: 1010 MHz, MLim: 1450 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 21.5.1
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
35.4% Below average
Lighting 43.5
Reflection 47.6
Parallax 56.8
35% 49.3 fps
MRender 46.6
Gravity 43.9
Splatting 33.2
36% 41.2 fps
Poor: 32%
This bench: 35.4%
Great: 36%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$100
163GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 379 303 307 309 305 305 MB/s
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
97.7% Outstanding
Read 485
Write 449
Mixed 386
SusWrite 318
92% 410 MB/s
4K Read 35.8
4K Write 73.9
4K Mixed 45.4
152% 51.7 MB/s
DQ Read 279
DQ Write 244
DQ Mixed 261
196% 261 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 97.7%
Great: 123%
P4-240 240GB
110GB free
Firmware: H181124
SusWrite @10s intervals: 300 303 311 306 305 179 MB/s
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
84.4% Excellent
Read 464
Write 312
Mixed 326
SusWrite 284
78% 347 MB/s
4K Read 34
4K Write 71.8
4K Mixed 35.5
135% 47.1 MB/s
DQ Read 100
DQ Write 219
DQ Mixed 145
115% 155 MB/s
Poor: 28%
This bench: 84.4%
Great: 95%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$29
590GB free
Firmware: CC47
SusWrite @10s intervals: 102 102 103 103 105 104 MB/s
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
84.2% Excellent
Read 190
Write 154
Mixed 81
SusWrite 103
97% 132 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.9
161% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 84.2%
Great: 112%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston KHX1600C10D3/8G KHX1600C10D3/8GX 16GB
1600, 1600 MHz
8192, 8192 MB
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
50.7% Above average
MC Read 21.4
MC Write 15.3
MC Mixed 18
52% 18.2 GB/s
SC Read 11.4
SC Write 9.1
SC Mixed 13.8
33% 11.4 GB/s
Latency 71.5
56% 71.5 ns
Poor: 27%
This bench: 50.7%
Great: 62%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical M5A97 EVO R2.0 Builds (Compare 2,436 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 40%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 34%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Asus M5A97 EVO R2.0 - $166

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 55% - Above average Total price: $616
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