Asus M5A97 LE R2.0

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 55%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 41%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 34%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (45th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 55 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 53.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics70.4% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load 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 and 8 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)
Memory6 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20121115
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 11 '19 at 16:08
Run Duration105 Seconds
Run User LTU-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing as expected (45th 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-8320-$95
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
53.2% Above average
SC Int 75.8
SC Float 66.8
SC Mixed 71.2
57% 71.3 Pts
QC Int 285
QC Float 244
QC Mixed 259
60% 263 Pts
MC Int 473
MC Float 403
MC Mixed 468
67% 448 Pts
Poor: 42%
This bench: 53.2%
Great: 61%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 580-$170
CLim: 1350 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 19.1.2
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
70.4% Very good
Lighting 173
Reflection 176
Parallax 310
69% 220 fps
MRender 141
Gravity 218
Splatting 130
72% 163 fps
Poor: 56%
This bench: 70.4%
Great: 77%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Green 500GB (2012)
394GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 60 97 98 104 111 113 MB/s
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
55.9% Above average
Read 97.2
Write 109
Mixed 93.4
SusWrite 97.1
74% 99.1 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 0.8
179% 1.47 MB/s
Poor: 32%
This bench: 55.9%
Great: 77%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston 99U5403-065.A00LF 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 1066 MHz clocked @ 533 MHz
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
25% Poor
MC Read 8.2
MC Write 7.9
MC Mixed 7
22% 7.7 GB/s
SC Read 8.3
SC Write 6.9
SC Mixed 8
22% 7.73 GB/s
Latency 75.6
53% 75.6 ns
Poor: 28%
This bench: 25%
Great: 62%
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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 11,100 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: 72% - Very good Total price: $316
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