Asus M5A97 LE R2.0

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 42%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 42%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (57th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 43 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 43.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics55.1% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive54.6% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
Memory24GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 24GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia 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)
Memory19.7 GB free of 24 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit cores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160324
Uptime0.3 Days
Run DateSep 12 '19 at 01:40
Run Duration160 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing as expected (57th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD Phenom II X6 1090T-$345
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.25 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
43.2% Average
1-Core 65.1
2-Core 130
46% 97.8 Pts
4-Core 236
8-Core 350
38% 293 Pts
64-Core 350
24% 350 Pts
Poor: 36%
This bench: 43.2%
Great: 48%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$271
CLim: 1961 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 431.86
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
55.1% Above average
Lighting 162
Reflection 126
Parallax 199
43% 162 fps
MRender 150
Gravity 203
Splatting 160
56% 171 fps
Poor: 52%
This bench: 55.1%
Great: 61%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk SSD Plus 120GB-$35
24GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z22000RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 196 194 201 207 208 210 MB/s
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
54.6% Above average
Read 400
Write 198
Mixed 196
SusWrite 202
55% 249 MB/s
4K Read 22.5
4K Write 66.5
4K Mixed 12.8
86% 33.9 MB/s
DQ Read 18.7
DQ Write 45.3
DQ Mixed 12.4
15% 25.5 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 54.6%
Great: 79%
WD Blue 320GB (2007)-$15
45GB free
Firmware: 01.03B01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 52 55 58 58 58 58 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
30.7% Below average
Read 50.1
Write 66.5
Mixed 38.5
SusWrite 56.5
39% 52.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.3
85% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 21%
This bench: 30.7%
Great: 59%
WD WD800ABJS-23TEA0 80GB
36GB free
Firmware: 01.00A02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 54 54 54 55 55 54 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
29.9% Poor
Read 49.4
Write 48.4
Mixed 38
SusWrite 54.4
35% 47.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.9
162% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 22%
This bench: 29.9%
Great: 30%
Mass Storage Device 500GB
109GB free, PID 6116
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 39 41 41 41 42 41 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
20.4% Poor
Read 40.1
Write 35.1
Mixed 32.1
SusWrite 40.8
50% 37 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.8
90% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 4%
This bench: 20.4%
Great: 20%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston 99U5403-034.A00LF 99P5471-033.A00LF 99U5471-012.A00LF KHX1600C10D3/8G 24GB
1333, 1333, 1333, 1333 MHz
4096, 8192, 4096, 8192 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
31% Below average
MC Read 13.6
MC Write 6.7
MC Mixed 12.2
31% 10.8 GB/s
SC Read 6.8
SC Write 6.3
SC Mixed 8.8
21% 7.3 GB/s
Latency 96.4
42% 96.4 ns
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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 14,904 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 28%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 40%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 28%
Raft

Motherboard: Asus M5A97 LE R2.0 - $258

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 40% - Below average Total price: $585
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