Asus M5A97 LE R2.0

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 30%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 38%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 28%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (43rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 57 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 47.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics33.5% 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 Drive31.1% 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 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
9 days ago, 9 days ago.
MotherboardAsus M5A97 LE R2.0  (all builds)
Memory6.6 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20160324
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 14 '18 at 05:04
Run Duration97 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing as expected (43rd 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-6100-$54
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
47.5% Average
SC Int 67.1
SC Float 62.1
SC Mixed 64.8
52% 64.7 Pts
QC Int 243
QC Float 214
QC Mixed 239
53% 232 Pts
MC Int 329
MC Float 288
MC Mixed 328
47% 315 Pts
Poor: 33%
This bench: 47.5%
Great: 50%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD HD 7870-$203
XFX(1682 3250) 2GB
CLim: 1000 MHz, MLim: 1200 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 18.6.1
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
33.5% Below average
Lighting 104
Reflection 83.3
Parallax 136
36% 108 fps
MRender 53.7
Gravity 88.7
Splatting 83.7
32% 75.4 fps
Poor: 32%
This bench: 33.5%
Great: 38%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow V300 120GB-$55
76GB free
Firmware: 521ABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
31.1% Below average
Read 152
Write 76.3
Mixed 77.6
22% 102 MB/s
4K Read 13.6
4K Write 45
4K Mixed 9.5
57% 22.7 MB/s
DQ Read 77.7
DQ Write 94.9
DQ Mixed 24.3
36% 65.6 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 31.1%
Great: 64%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL RipjawsX DDR3 1600 C9 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
46.8% Average
MC Read 21
MC Write 14.5
MC Mixed 14.9
48% 16.8 GB/s
SC Read 9.4
SC Write 8.8
SC Mixed 12.4
29% 10.2 GB/s
Latency 72.4
55% 72.4 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 46.8%
Great: 62%
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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 8,453 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 53%
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Desktop
Desktop 43%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 33%
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Motherboard: Asus M5A97 LE R2.0 - $67

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 82% - Excellent Total price: $436
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