Asus M5A97 LE R2.0

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 54%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 44%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (39th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 61 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 58.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics64.4% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load 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)
Memory5.3 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit kleuren
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160324
Uptime2.7 Days
Run DateJan 13 '18 at 12:19
Run Duration120 Seconds
Run User BEL-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing below expectations (39th 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-$115
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
58.1% Above average
SC Int 82
SC Float 72.1
SC Mixed 79.1
62% 77.7 Pts
QC Int 289
QC Float 249
QC Mixed 282
62% 273 Pts
MC Int 506
MC Float 437
MC Mixed 497
72% 480 Pts
Poor: 50%
This bench: 58.1%
Great: 64%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-3GB-$200
CLim: 1961 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 390.65
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
64.4% Good
Lighting 200
Reflection 165
Parallax 183
60% 183 fps
MRender 144
Gravity 184
Splatting 146
68% 158 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 64.4%
Great: 73%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung HD103SI 1TB-$82
432GB free
Firmware: 1AG01118 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
49.6% Average
Read 84.6
Write 88.3
Mixed 88.8
66% 87.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.49
4K Mixed 0.33
85% 0.77 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 49.6%
Great: 59%
WD Green 1TB (2011)-$84
85GB free
Firmware: 51.0AB51 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
45.1% Average
Read 81
Write 75.9
Mixed 107
67% 88 MB/s
4K Read 0.69
4K Write 1.58
4K Mixed 0.18
78% 0.82 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 45.1%
Great: 69%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston ACR512X64D3U13C9G 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 1333 MHz clocked @ 667 MHz
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
45% Average
MC Read 17.3
MC Write 14.9
MC Mixed 15.4
45% 15.9 GB/s
SC Read 10
SC Write 9.6
SC Mixed 13.2
31% 10.9 GB/s
Latency 74.2
54% 74.2 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 45%
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 6,257 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 53%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 43%
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: $591
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