Asus M5A97 LE R2.0

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 54%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 41%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 26%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (55th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 45 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 46.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics75% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D 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.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (13%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
2 months ago, 2 months ago.
MotherboardAsus M5A97 LE R2.0  (all builds)
Memory12 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140409
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 23 '19 at 01:21
Run Duration122 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 13%

 PC Performing as expected (55th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD FX-4350-$208
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
46.6% Average
1-Core 74.7
2-Core 144
52% 109 Pts
4-Core 250
8-Core 239
34% 245 Pts
64-Core 241
16% 241 Pts
Poor: 26%
This bench: 46.6%
Great: 50%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660-Ti-$260
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3000 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 419.67
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
75% Very good
Lighting 305
Reflection 237
Parallax 272
77% 271 fps
MRender 224
Gravity 272
Splatting 178
72% 224 fps
Poor: 66%
This bench: 75%
Great: 80%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Green 2TB (2012)-$79
557GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 60 113 101 106 121 113 MB/s
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
62.5% Good
Read 116
Write 110
Mixed 67.8
SusWrite 102
73% 98.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 0.7
4K Mixed 0.3
71% 0.53 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 62.5%
Great: 85%
WD Purple 2TB (2014)-$72
801GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 131 130 131 132 131 132 MB/s
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
73.9% Very good
Read 126
Write 124
Mixed 67.3
SusWrite 131
82% 112 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 1
185% 1.37 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 73.9%
Great: 85%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ares DDR3 1600 C9 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
46.5% Average
MC Read 20.4
MC Write 12.4
MC Mixed 17.4
48% 16.7 GB/s
SC Read 10.6
SC Write 8.7
SC Mixed 13.7
31% 11 GB/s
Latency 83.8
48% 83.8 ns
Poor: 47%
This bench: 46.5%
Great: 67%
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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 13,667 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 27%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 39%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 28%
Raft

Motherboard: Asus M5A97 LE R2.0 - $110

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 41% - Average Total price: $418
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