Asus M5A97 LE R2.0

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 38%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (70th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 30 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 57.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics38.7% 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 Drive81.3% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum 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 9 years 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (17%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus M5A97 LE R2.0  (all builds)
Memory5.2 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1200 - 32 Bit kleuren
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20160324
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 14 '18 at 18:02
Run Duration138 Seconds
Run User NLD-User
Background CPU 17%

 PC Performing above expectations (70th 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-$87
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
57.2% Above average
SC Int 81.2
SC Float 70.5
SC Mixed 76.4
61% 76 Pts
QC Int 292
QC Float 249
QC Mixed 280
62% 274 Pts
MC Int 493
MC Float 431
MC Mixed 488
71% 471 Pts
Poor: 44%
This bench: 57.2%
Great: 62%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-Ti-$140
CLim: 1961 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 397.31
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
38.7% Below average
Lighting 112
Reflection 81.8
Parallax 123
36% 106 fps
MRender 80.8
Gravity 117
Splatting 84.4
41% 94.2 fps
Poor: 33%
This bench: 38.7%
Great: 43%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
OCZ AMD Radeon R7 120GB-$67
37GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.00 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
81.3% Excellent
Read 483
Write 431
Mixed 442
101% 452 MB/s
4K Read 22.7
4K Write 59.2
4K Mixed 22.6
95% 34.9 MB/s
DQ Read 177
DQ Write 135
DQ Mixed 75.8
78% 129 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 81.3%
Great: 101%
WD Blue 500GB (2010)-$28
328GB free
Firmware: 17.01H17 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
68.9% Good
Read 124
Write 116
Mixed 79.3
79% 106 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 2.01
4K Mixed 0.43
110% 1.01 MB/s
Poor: 25%
This bench: 68.9%
Great: 70%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 1TB-$55
278GB free
Firmware: JC45 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
59.2% Above average
Read 109
Write 97.1
Mixed 25.3
56% 77.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.48
4K Write 1.72
4K Mixed 0.53
110% 0.91 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 59.2%
Great: 69%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Adata Hynix HMT351U6EFR8C-PB 8GB
1333, 1333 MHz
4096, 4096 MB
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
26.6% Poor
MC Read 8.9
MC Write 8.7
MC Mixed 7.5
24% 8.37 GB/s
SC Read 8.8
SC Write 7.5
SC Mixed 8.1
23% 8.13 GB/s
Latency 77.6
52% 77.6 ns
Poor: 14%
This bench: 26.6%
Great: 27%
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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 9,244 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: 79% - Very good Total price: $462
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