Asus M5A97 LE R2.0

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 43%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 61%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (75th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 25 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 62.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics42.8% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive76.2% 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 VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
MotherboardAsus M5A97 LE R2.0  (all builds)
Memory6 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20131001
Uptime0.3 Days
Run DateJul 17 '17 at 06:59
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing above expectations (75th 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-$119
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.4 GHz, turbo 4.45 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
62.7% Good
SC Int 93
SC Float 80.3
SC Mixed 85.8
69% 86.4 Pts
QC Int 313
QC Float 275
QC Mixed 303
67% 297 Pts
MC Int 551
MC Float 471
MC Mixed 546
79% 523 Pts
Poor: 47%
This bench: 62.7%
Great: 65%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 270X-$199
PwrHis(1787 2336) 2GB
CLim: 1080 MHz, MLim: 1400 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 17.4.4
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
42.8% Average
Lighting 126
Reflection 98.5
Parallax 163
42% 129 fps
MRender 68.5
Gravity 105
Splatting 97.9
38% 90.6 fps
Poor: 32%
This bench: 42.8%
Great: 42%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX100 256GB-$116
177GB free
Firmware: MU01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
76.2% Very good
Read 550
Write 356
Mixed 426
98% 444 MB/s
4K Read 29.2
4K Write 76
4K Mixed 12.5
100% 39.2 MB/s
DQ Read 22
DQ Write 146
DQ Mixed 19.3
34% 62.5 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 76.2%
Great: 97%
Toshiba P300 3TB-$85
2.5TB free
Firmware: MX6OACF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
127% Outstanding
Read 225
Write 218
Mixed 189
158% 211 MB/s
4K Read 0.99
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.23
106% 1.11 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 127%
Great: 111%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 2400 C11 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
55.6% Above average
MC Read 22.8
MC Write 17.1
MC Mixed 19.4
56% 19.8 GB/s
SC Read 12.1
SC Write 10.1
SC Mixed 14.9
35% 12.4 GB/s
Latency 57.6
70% 57.6 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 55.6%
Great: 85%
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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 5,433 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 49%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 43%
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: $701
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