Asus H97M-E

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 17%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 30%
Raft
Workstation
Workstation 31%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (41st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 59 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a relatively low single core score, this CPU can handle email, light web browsing and basic audio/video playback, but it will struggle to handle CPU intensive tasks. Finally, with a gaming score of 40.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics11.4% is a very low 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive58.5% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
High background CPU (26%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
5 months ago, 5 months ago.
MotherboardAsus H97M-E  (all builds)
Memory13 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150209
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateSep 13 '17 at 16:54
Run Duration107 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 26%

 PC Performing as expected (41st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i5-4590-$218
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 2.95 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
40.7% Average
SC Int 62.3
SC Float 35.8
SC Mixed 27.5
34% 41.9 Pts
QC Int 289
QC Float 375
QC Mixed 243
68% 302 Pts
MC Int 261
MC Float 368
MC Mixed 382
50% 337 Pts
Poor: 57%
This bench: 40.7%
Great: 80%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce GT 740
EVGA(3842 3740) 2GB
CLim: 993 MHz, MLim: 1250 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 385.28
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
11.4% Very poor
Lighting 28.5
Reflection 22.8
Parallax 35.2
10% 28.8 fps
MRender 26.5
Gravity 34.4
Splatting 28.2
13% 29.7 fps
Poor: 9%
This bench: 11.4%
Great: 12%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow V300 240GB-$95
190GB free
Firmware: 603ABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
58.5% Above average
Read 456
Write 206
Mixed 263
68% 308 MB/s
4K Read 15.7
4K Write 48.3
4K Mixed 15
69% 26.3 MB/s
DQ Read 146
DQ Write 174
DQ Mixed 50.5
68% 123 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 58.5%
Great: 76%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR3 1866 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
55.8% Above average
MC Read 20.4
MC Write 22.7
MC Mixed 19
59% 20.7 GB/s
SC Read 8.8
SC Write 8.2
SC Mixed 7.8
24% 8.27 GB/s
Latency 57.5
70% 57.5 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 55.8%
Great: 72%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical H97M-E Builds (Compare 2,081 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 62%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 41%
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Motherboard: Asus H97M-E - $208

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $849
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