Asus M5A97 LE R2.0

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 40%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 26%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (42nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 58 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 47.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics4.64% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive37.2% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce 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 (18%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus M5A97 LE R2.0  (all builds)
Memory4.7 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160324
Uptime2.4 Days
Run DateNov 15 '17 at 05:24
Run Duration122 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 18%

 PC Performing as expected (42nd 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-6300-$76
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
47.7% Average
SC Int 77.4
SC Float 66.3
SC Mixed 71.6
57% 71.8 Pts
QC Int 244
QC Float 206
QC Mixed 231
52% 227 Pts
MC Int 297
MC Float 258
MC Mixed 306
43% 287 Pts
Poor: 37%
This bench: 47.7%
Great: 58%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce GT 710
EVGA(3842 2713) 2GB
CLim: 954 MHz, MLim: 450 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 382.5
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
4.64% Terrible
Lighting 13.8
Reflection 11
Parallax 14
4% 12.9 fps
MRender 9.7
Gravity 11.7
Splatting 14.2
5% 11.9 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 4.64%
Great: 5%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk SSD Plus 120GB-$55
1GB free
Firmware: Z32080RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
37.2% Below average
Read 384
Write 21.2
Mixed 109
37% 171 MB/s
4K Read 17.3
4K Write 48.4
4K Mixed 3.41
56% 23 MB/s
DQ Read 135
DQ Write 91
DQ Mixed 3.66
32% 76.7 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 37.2%
Great: 76%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance DDR3 1600 C10 1x8GB-$68
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
29.1% Poor
MC Read 10
MC Write 9.6
MC Mixed 8.8
27% 9.47 GB/s
SC Read 8.7
SC Write 6.5
SC Mixed 7.7
22% 7.63 GB/s
Latency 72.9
55% 72.9 ns
Poor: 23%
This bench: 29.1%
Great: 35%
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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 5,227 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: 70% - Very good Total price: $599
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