Asus M5A97 LE R2.0

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 22%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 24%
Surfboard
Workstation
Workstation 20%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (9th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 91 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 extremely low single core score, this CPU can barely handle email and light web browsing. Finally, with a gaming score of 19.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very poor.
Graphics34.5% 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 Drive64.7% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (14%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus M5A97 LE R2.0  (all builds)
Memory6 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160324
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 13 '17 at 19:58
Run Duration165 Seconds
Run User CZE-User
Background CPU 14%

 PC Performing way below expectations (9th 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-8320-$94
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 1.35 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (0th percentile)
19.5% Very poor
SC Int 27.9
SC Float 24.6
SC Mixed 25.3
21% 25.9 Pts
QC Int 93.7
QC Float 84.6
QC Mixed 96.9
21% 91.7 Pts
MC Int 172
MC Float 145
MC Mixed 167
24% 161 Pts
Poor: 39%
This bench: 19.5%
Great: 61%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 760-$209
Palit(1569 1187) 2GB
CLim: 1202 MHz, MLim: 1502 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 384.76
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
34.5% Below average
Lighting 89.3
Reflection 70.9
Parallax 111
30% 90.4 fps
MRender 82
Gravity 109
Splatting 70.4
38% 87.1 fps
Poor: 31%
This bench: 34.5%
Great: 40%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$88
50GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
64.7% Good
Read 465
Write 370
Mixed 388
91% 408 MB/s
4K Read 25.3
4K Write 32.7
4K Mixed 14.3
74% 24.1 MB/s
DQ Read 28.4
DQ Write 44.9
DQ Mixed 14.1
17% 29.1 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 64.7%
Great: 116%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$49
229GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
69% Good
Read 115
Write 126
Mixed 94.4
84% 112 MB/s
4K Read 0.62
4K Write 2.12
4K Mixed 0.19
86% 0.98 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 69%
Great: 106%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR3 1866 C10 2x4GB-$68
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 1866 MHz clocked @ 933 MHz
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
28.5% Poor
MC Read 11.6
MC Write 9
MC Mixed 11.2
30% 10.6 GB/s
SC Read 5.9
SC Write 1.5
SC Mixed 7.7
14% 5.03 GB/s
Latency 131
30% 131 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 28.5%
Great: 67%
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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 5,589 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 54%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 44%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 33%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Asus M5A97 LE R2.0 - $67

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $589
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