Asus M5A97 LE R2.0

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 23%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 50%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 34%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (51st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 49 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 50.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics18.1% 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 Drive75.3% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
MotherboardAsus M5A97 LE R2.0  (all builds)
Memory10.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160324
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJan 13 '19 at 04:20
Run Duration142 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing as expected (51st 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-$60
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.65 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
50.5% Above average
SC Int 81.4
SC Float 71.8
SC Mixed 76.7
61% 76.6 Pts
QC Int 254
QC Float 221
QC Mixed 243
54% 239 Pts
MC Int 336
MC Float 289
MC Mixed 325
48% 317 Pts
Poor: 36%
This bench: 50.5%
Great: 53%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 750 Ti-$110
CLim: 1293 MHz, MLim: 1350 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 416.94
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
18.1% Very poor
Lighting 54.5
Reflection 38.7
Parallax 56.4
17% 49.9 fps
MRender 47.6
Gravity 50
Splatting 33.4
19% 43.7 fps
Poor: 19%
This bench: 18.1%
Great: 25%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung SM841 2.5" 7mm 128GB
85GB free (System drive)
Firmware: DXM02D0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 210 287 330 322 284 263 MB/s
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
75.3% Very good
Read 434
Write 316
Mixed 211
SusWrite 283
70% 311 MB/s
4K Read 26
4K Write 49.3
4K Mixed 29.1
103% 34.8 MB/s
DQ Read 259
DQ Write 142
DQ Mixed 106
104% 169 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 75.3%
Great: 100%
WD Blue 500GB (2010)-$29
354GB free
Firmware: 15.01H15
SusWrite @10s intervals: 107 115 116 117 117 117 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
67% Good
Read 118
Write 115
Mixed 67.2
SusWrite 115
76% 104 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.9
166% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 18%
This bench: 67%
Great: 70%
Kingston DataTraveler 100 G3 USB 3.0 16GB-$5
5GB free, PID 1666
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 8.3 7.4 7 6.9 6.6 7.1 MB/s
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
6.54% Terrible
Read 24.5
Write 5.7
Mixed 11
SusWrite 7.2
14% 12.1 MB/s
4K Read 4.7
4K Write 0.1
4K Mixed 0.4
34% 1.73 MB/s
Poor: 5%
This bench: 6.54%
Great: 24%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston 99U5474-026.A00LF Micron 16JTF1G64AZ-1G6E1 Samsung M471B5273DH0-CK0 16GB
1333, 1333, 1333 MHz
4096, 8192, 4096 MB
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
27.2% Poor
MC Read 9.4
MC Write 8.6
MC Mixed 7.4
24% 8.47 GB/s
SC Read 9.4
SC Write 8.8
SC Mixed 8.5
25% 8.9 GB/s
Latency 78.2
51% 78.2 ns
Poor: 27%
This bench: 27.2%
Great: 27%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds (explanation by AdoredTV).

Typical M5A97 LE R2.0 Builds (Compare 10,678 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 33%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 42%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 31%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Asus M5A97 LE R2.0 - $67

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 66% - Good Total price: $341
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