Asrock FM2A88M-HD+

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 2%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 47%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 1%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (34th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 66 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including light gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 53.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics2.83% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
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.
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 (20%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsrock FM2A88M-HD+  (all builds)
Memory2.5 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1440 x 900 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140801
Uptime11 Days
Run DateAug 08 '21 at 07:48
Run Duration253 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU 20%

 PC Performing below expectations (34th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD A8-7600 APU (2014 D.Ka)
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 3.65 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
53.1% Above average
Memory 69.2
1-Core 67.3
2-Core 129
54% 88.5 Pts
4-Core 213
8-Core 228
30% 221 Pts
64-Core 207
14% 207 Pts
Poor: 35%
This bench: 53.1%
Great: 57%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD Radeon R7 Graphics
ASRock(1849 1313) 1GB
Ram: 1GB, Driver: 20.10.35.02
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
2.83% Terrible
Lighting 3.5
Reflection 4
Parallax 4.8
3% 4.1 fps
MRender 3
Gravity 3.6
Splatting 3.7
3% 3.43 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 2.83%
Great: 6%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$39
455GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 76 106 98 117 97 71 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
57.6% Above average
Read 106
Write 123
Mixed 72.7
SusWrite 94
73% 99.1 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 1.2
223% 1.47 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 57.6%
Great: 107%
Seagate FreeAgent 1TB
152GB free, PID 3008
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 35 36 36 36 35 36 MB/s
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
15.8% Very poor
Read 30.8
Write 31
Mixed 26.3
SusWrite 35.5
42% 30.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.9
71% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 11%
This bench: 15.8%
Great: 20%
Verbatim STORE N GO 8GB
7GB free, PID 0304
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 3.5 3.8 3.7 3.7 3.6 3.8 MB/s
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
3.94% Terrible
Read 13.5
Write 2.5
Mixed 1.7
SusWrite 3.7
5% 5.35 MB/s
4K Read 5
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
18% 1.67 MB/s
Poor: 2%
This bench: 3.94%
Great: 7%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston 99U5471-054.A00LF 1x8GB
1 of 2 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing below potential (13th percentile) - ensure that an XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
23.3% Poor
MC Read 8.9
MC Write 7.6
MC Mixed 7.4
23% 7.97 GB/s
SC Read 5.6
SC Write 5.9
SC Mixed 4.1
15% 5.2 GB/s
Latency 103
39% 103 ns
Poor: 21%
This bench: 23.3%
Great: 34%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 16: 2R 1G 3B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
16% 14% 42 45 36 60 18.9" 1440 900 BNQ7805
History: Score 5: 1R 0G 0B | Score 16: 2R 1G 3B
Typical FM2A88M-HD+ Builds (Compare 361 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 9%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 56%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 9%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Asrock FM2A88M-HD+ - $121

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 59% - Above average Total price: $275
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