Asus M5A97 LE R2.0

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU
Gaming 0%
Desktop 0%
Workstation 0%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (36th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 64 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 48.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Boot Drive34.7% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce IO wait times.
Memory4GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and although it's sufficient for most games, some will benefit from up to 8GB of RAM. 4GB is also enough for modest file and system caches which allow for a responsive system.
OS VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 8 years and 5 months 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus M5A97 LE R2.0  (all builds)
Memory3.1 GB free of 4 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1360 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20160324
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 13 '17 at 09:31
Run Duration119 Seconds
Run User FIN-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing below expectations (36th 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 Phenom II X6 1090T-$345
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
48.2% Average
SC Int 88.2
SC Float 53.2
SC Mixed 66.3
55% 69.2 Pts
QC Int 317
QC Float 190
QC Mixed 238
57% 248 Pts
MC Int 470
MC Float 286
MC Mixed 359
56% 371 Pts
Poor: 43%
This bench: 48.2%
Great: 55%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
OCZ Agility 3 120GB-$102
88GB free
Firmware: 2.25 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
34.7% Below average
Read 191
Write 85.9
Mixed 113
29% 130 MB/s
4K Read 12
4K Write 51.2
4K Mixed 11.5
60% 24.9 MB/s
DQ Read 83.4
DQ Write 96.9
DQ Mixed 25.6
37% 68.6 MB/s
Poor: 28%
This bench: 34.7%
Great: 51%
WD Green 2TB (2010)-$140
317GB free
Firmware: 51.0 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (20th percentile)
41.6% Average
Read 71.6
Write 72.9
Mixed 73.1
55% 72.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.64
4K Write 1.89
4K Mixed 0.22
86% 0.92 MB/s
Poor: 32%
This bench: 41.6%
Great: 66%
Seagate ST32000542AS 2TB-$131
50GB free
Firmware: CC34 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
41.7% Average
Read 79.1
Write 66
Mixed 79.7
57% 75 MB/s
4K Read 0.55
4K Write 1.35
4K Mixed 0.27
78% 0.72 MB/s
Poor: 32%
This bench: 41.7%
Great: 60%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown OCZ3G1333LV2G 2x2GB
2 of 4 slots used
4GB DIMM DDR3 1333 MHz clocked @ 667 MHz
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
33.1% Below average
MC Read 14.7
MC Write 6.9
MC Mixed 12.2
32% 11.3 GB/s
SC Read 7.2
SC Write 6.6
SC Mixed 9.3
22% 7.7 GB/s
Latency 73.3
55% 73.3 ns
Poor: 25%
This bench: 33.1%
Great: 53%
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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 6,169 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 54%
Desktop 44%
Speed boat
Workstation 33%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Asus M5A97 LE R2.0 - $67

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 67% - Good Total price: $625
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