Asus M5A97 LE R2.0

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 27%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 35%
Sail boat
Workstation
Workstation 24%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (30th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 70 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 a below average single core score, this CPU can handle email, web browsing and audio/video playback but it will struggle to handle modern 3D games or workstation tasks such as video editing. Finally, with a gaming score of 29.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is poor.
Graphics38.4% 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 Drive47.1% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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 and 3 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
10 days ago, 7 days ago.
MotherboardAsus M5A97 LE R2.0  (all builds)
Memory4.9 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20150324
Uptime0.6 Days
Run DateOct 12 '18 at 03:47
Run Duration130 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing below expectations (30th 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-4300-$53
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
29.4% Poor
SC Int 35.7
SC Float 35.2
SC Mixed 52.3
33% 41.1 Pts
QC Int 148
QC Float 132
QC Mixed 126
31% 135 Pts
MC Int 211
MC Float 159
MC Mixed 207
29% 192 Pts
Poor: 31%
This bench: 29.4%
Great: 49%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 960-$198
Zotac(19DA 1375) 2GB
CLim: 1443 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
38.4% Below average
Lighting 122
Reflection 104
Parallax 119
37% 115 fps
MRender 78
Gravity 117
Splatting 74.3
39% 89.8 fps
Poor: 34%
This bench: 38.4%
Great: 45%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SUV400S37240G 240GB
31GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0C3J
SusWrite @10s intervals: 164 192 142 98 82 89 MB/s
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
47.1% Average
Read 296
Write 282
Mixed 220
SusWrite 128
52% 232 MB/s
4K Read 14
4K Write 31.2
4K Mixed 16.3
59% 20.5 MB/s
DQ Read 215
DQ Write 208
DQ Mixed 16.3
66% 147 MB/s
Poor: 38%
This bench: 47.1%
Great: 67%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$44
610GB free
Firmware: CC45
SusWrite @10s intervals: 147 173 172 179 181 182 MB/s
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
105% Outstanding
Read 193
Write 158
Mixed 79
SusWrite 172
110% 151 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.8
147% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 105%
Great: 112%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston 9905471-084.A00LF 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
25.3% Poor
MC Read 9.6
MC Write 9.1
MC Mixed 9
26% 9.23 GB/s
SC Read 5.6
SC Write 5.4
SC Mixed 5
15% 5.33 GB/s
Latency 155
26% 155 ns
Poor: 21%
This bench: 25.3%
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 8,118 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: 82% - Excellent Total price: $438
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