Asus M5A97 LE R2.0

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 30%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 46%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 28%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (38th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 62 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 moderate gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 45.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics33% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 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 Drive73.6% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait 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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 8 years and 0 old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
Sub-optimal background CPU (20%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus M5A97 LE R2.0  (all builds)
Memory4.3 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20131212
Uptime0.3 Days
Run DateApr 21 '17 at 15:34
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User RUS-User
Background CPU 20%

 PC Performing below expectations (38th 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-4300-$66
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
45.4% Average
SC Int 69.3
SC Float 61.8
SC Mixed 69.6
54% 66.9 Pts
QC Int 241
QC Float 203
QC Mixed 222
50% 222 Pts
MC Int 244
MC Float 207
MC Mixed 243
35% 231 Pts
Poor: 31%
This bench: 45.4%
Great: 50%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 270-$170
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 13.200.0.0
Performing below expectations (40th percentile)
33% Below average
Lighting 93.2
Reflection 77.1
Parallax 127
32% 99.2 fps
MRender 56.6
Gravity 81.4
Splatting 82.1
32% 73.4 fps
Poor: 29%
This bench: 33%
Great: 37%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 750 EVO 120GB-$85
15GB free
Firmware: MAT0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
73.6% Very good
Read 449
Write 253
Mixed 270
72% 324 MB/s
4K Read 35.5
4K Write 47.4
4K Mixed 24.2
110% 35.7 MB/s
DQ Read 224
DQ Write 108
DQ Mixed 56.4
71% 129 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 73.6%
Great: 87%
Seagate Video SV35.6 Series 1TB-$50
187GB free
Firmware: CV23 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
74.9% Very good
Read 141
Write 121
Mixed 121
96% 127 MB/s
4K Read 0.54
4K Write 1.11
4K Mixed 0.2
65% 0.62 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 74.9%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston 99U5474-028.A00LF 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 1066 MHz clocked @ 533 MHz
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
33.7% Below average
MC Read 13.6
MC Write 10.8
MC Mixed 11.4
34% 11.9 GB/s
SC Read 7.4
SC Write 5.8
SC Mixed 7.6
20% 6.93 GB/s
Latency 84.9
47% 84.9 ns
Poor: 24%
This bench: 33.7%
Great: 51%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical M5A97 LE R2.0 Builds (Compare 5,469 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 49%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 44%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 33%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Asus M5A97 LE R2.0 - $67

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 59% - Above average Total price: $699
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