Asus M5A97 LE R2.0

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 27%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 49%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (57th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 43 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 51.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics24.7% 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 Drive76.7% 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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 8 years and 11 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)
Memory1.7 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1768 x 992 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20120917
Uptime0.5 Days
Run DateApr 17 '18 at 05:15
Run Duration439 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU10%

 PC Performing as expected (57th 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-$65
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
51.3% Above average
SC Int 77.4
SC Float 67.3
SC Mixed 70.9
58% 71.9 Pts
QC Int 267
QC Float 224
QC Mixed 258
57% 250 Pts
MC Int 359
MC Float 299
MC Mixed 339
50% 332 Pts
Poor: 33%
This bench: 51.3%
Great: 55%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 750 Ti-$110
CLim: 1450 MHz, MLim: 1350 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
24.7% Poor
Lighting 75
Reflection 49.6
Parallax 73.2
23% 65.9 fps
MRender 57.6
Gravity 76.3
Splatting 43.8
26% 59.2 fps
Poor: 19%
This bench: 24.7%
Great: 25%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$117
249GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
76.7% Very good
Read 503
Write 385
Mixed 416
97% 435 MB/s
4K Read 24.8
4K Write 67.6
4K Mixed 22.9
103% 38.4 MB/s
DQ Read 14.6
DQ Write 82.3
DQ Mixed 47.1
37% 48 MB/s
Poor: 72%
This bench: 76.7%
Great: 129%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$48
466GB free
Firmware: CC43 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
94.8% Outstanding
Read 180
Write 150
Mixed 153
121% 161 MB/s
4K Read 0.63
4K Write 4.5
4K Mixed 0.36
150% 1.83 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 94.8%
Great: 113%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Savage DDR3 1600 C9 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 1333 MHz clocked @ 667 MHz
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
47% Average
MC Read 19.7
MC Write 13.6
MC Mixed 16.7
48% 16.7 GB/s
SC Read 10.2
SC Write 8.4
SC Mixed 12.3
29% 10.3 GB/s
Latency 65.7
61% 65.7 ns
Poor: 30%
This bench: 47%
Great: 63%
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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 8,853 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 52%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 43%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 33%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Asus M5A97 LE R2.0 - $67

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 76% - Very good Total price: $486
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